2014 Chaparral Baseball Capsule


Head coach: David Soto, third season

2013 record: 22-9 (9-3 Sunrise, third)

Returning lettermen (starters): Six (five)

Top players: P/3B Tommy Crone (Sr.), OF/P Matthew O’Connor (So.), SS/P Chad Clark (Sr.), OF/P Luis Giro (Sr.), OF/P Jose Ortiz (Sr.), 2B/P Tyler Crone (Jr.)

Outlook: Tommy Crone, who went 7-1 on the mound and hit .463 with 21 RBIs, returns along with O’Connor (6-2, .429 average, 15 RBIs) to lead the Cowboys, who hope to make a playoff run.