Contrera, Rowe Named Sea View Players of Year
University High School shortstop Al Contrera and Saddleback pitcher Jeff Rowe have been named the Sea View League’s Players of the Year in a vote of league baseball coaches.
Contrera, a senior, batted .456 for the league champion Trojans. Rowe, also a senior, had an 8-2 record with a 2.36 earned-run average for the Roadrunners, who finished second.
First team: Pitchers--Pat Norville (Estancia), Jr.; Coby Naess (Laguna Beach), Sr.; Todd Krueger (University), Sr.; Catcher--Wes Torrell (Newport Harbor), Sr.; Infielders--Chris Greco (Corona del Mar), Sr., Andy Mac Millian (Corona del Mar), Sr.; John Baker (Estancia), Sr.; Danny Ontiveros (Saddleback), Jr.; Outfielders--Mike Salladay (Costa Mesa), Sr.; Pat Maynard (Newport Harbor), Jr.; Craig Nixon (Corona del Mar), Jr.
Second team: Pitchers--Robert Hess (Corona del Mar), Jr.; Mike Rosellini (Estancia), Sr.; Catcher--Tommy Trager (Laguna Beach), Sr.; Infielders--Bart Silberman (University), Sr.; Ed Milum (Newport Harbor), Jr.; Jeff Stoddard (Woodbridge), Sr.; Danny Lane (Laguna Beach), Soph.; Outfielders--Steve Conner (University), Jr.; Gary Scott (Laguna Beach), Sr.; Victor Rossano (Saddleback), Jr.; Utility--Casey Simpson (University), Soph.