The Diamond Trojans, after compiling a final season record of 19-7 — and, making a State Playoff Appearance — placed 3 players on the first team, 2 players on the second team, and one player was named as honorable mention. Seniors Blane Parker & Calvin Adams — along with Junior Michael Sneed — garnered first team honors, while Juniors Trent Nix & T.J. English landed on the second team. Junior, Devin Couch was cited on the honorable mention squad. The squads were nominated — and, voted on — by the Region 5-AA Coaches. The Diamond Trojans were coached by Greg Williams, Dave McKenna, & Mitchell Westbury. The Team Manager was Mallory Glaze. Blane Parker qualified with a .472 BA, was 6-3 on the mound, had an ERA of 3.91, while adding 21 stolen bases, and 2 homeruns to his totals. Calvin Adams hit for a .370 BA, was 4-1 on the mound, had an ERA of 3.77, and added 2 homeruns for good measure to his totals. Michael Sneed hit for a .410 BA, threw-out 50% of the runners attemping stolen bases from his catcher’s position, had 25 RBIs, and added 1 homerun to his stats. Trent Nix hit for a .382 BA, was 2-0 on the mound, had an ERA of less than 1.00, and stole 26 bases in 26-attempts. T.J. English hit for a .329 BA, was 5-0 on the mound, had an ERA of .248, and had 2 homeruns to his credit. Devin Couch hit for a .267 BA, played every position in the infield as a utility player, and hit 3-homeruns in one game against Crawford Co. to set a Diamond Trojans Record. Parker and Adams will continue their baseball playing careers at Gordon College in Barnesville with the Highlanders. Kody Adams of Pike County — and, Tyler Cash of Heard County — were named as the Region 5-AA Baseball Co-Players of the Year for 2009.Region 5-AA Baseball All-Region First Team 2009 Players: Tyler Cash/Heard Co.Kody Adams/Pike Co.Blane Parker/Lamar Co.Justin Guy/Pike Co.Clint Lowery/Heard Co.Dominique Smedley/CallawayColby Ralston/Pike Co.Clay Holtzclaw/Heard Co.Chad Kirksey/Pike Co.Tyler Harvey/Macon Co.Calvin Adams/Lamar Co.Michael Sneed/Lamar Co.Jake Yates/Heard Co.Levi Sanders/Crawford Co. Region 5-AA Baseball All-Region Second Team 2009 Players: Zachary Harrison/ManchesterJosh Sims/Crawford Co.Nick Starks/Pike Co.Sam Belcher/JordanShane Smith/Crawford Co.Jumanne Brawner/ManchesterMark Massey/JordanLuke Robinson/Heard Co.Trent Nix/Lamar Co.T.J. English/Lamar Co.Chan Patterson/Macon Co.Quay Boddie/CallawayTyler Spradlin/Heard Co.Jared Guy/Pike Co. Region 5-AA Baseball All-Region Honorable Mention 2009 Players: Jared Busbee/Crawford Co.Chris Jackson/Crawford Co.Jordy Radford/Crawford Co.Bryan Dunson/Heard Co.Devin Couch/Lamar Co.Luke Cowan/Macon Co.Iquan Deed/Macon Co.Jeremy Kennington/Macon Co.Kaleb Lynch/Pike Co.Blake Edwards/Pike Co.Bret Carter/Pike Co.Lance Shelton/Pike Co.Daniel Fioravanti/Pike Co.