May 30, 2024

OC Sports Zone: Community First

Estancia pitcher and coach earn top honors on All-CIF Division 6 baseball team

Estancia’s Andrew Mits throws a pitch during the CIF Division 6 finals vs. Anaheim. (File photo: OC Sports Zone, Fernando M. Donado).

Estancia High School sophomore pitcher-infielder Andrew Mits has been named the CIF Division 6 player of the year and Eagles Coach Nate Goellrich has been selected coach of the year.

Mits and Goellrich were instrumental in leading Estancia to the CIF championship. The Eagles also won the CIF Division V Southern California Regional title defeating Baldwin Park.

Estancia pitcher-third baseman Trevor Scott and outfielder James De La O were also named to the first team.

Anaheim’s Julian Albayati and Sonny Rios were also named to the first team.

All-CIF team:

Andrew Ridge, 12, AB Miller
Robert Alvarez, 12, AB Miller
Jillian Albayati, 12, Anaheim
Sonny Rios, 11, Anaheim
Bradley Gilbert, 10, Arrowhead Christian Academy
Isaiah Sanchez, 10, Arrowhead Christian Academy
Julian Barajas, 11, Arroyo
Branin Seibert, 12, Bellflower
Larry Salgado, 11, Bellflower
Eli Biehl, 12, Beverly Hills
Trevor Scott, 12, Estancia
James De La O, 11, Estancia
Alexis Marquez, 11, Garey
Cody New, 11, Hesperia Christian
Arlan Koester, 10, Hesperia Christian
Solomon Margolis, 11, Milken Community
Brian Garcia, 12, Rim of the World
D’Angelo Beckman, 12, San Gorgonio
Jackson Cloud, 12, Santa Ynez
Rocco Izzo, 11, Trinity Classical Academy
Connor Green, 12,, Whittier Christian
Toby Kwon, 9, Whittier Christian