Baseball Watch

The varsity baseball team  finished with a 24-7 record in 2017, and capped off the year by winning region 4AAAA.

In the state tournament, the War Eagles won the first round of the playoffs in two games over Mary Persons. In the second round, Woodward was beaten by Heritage Catoosa, with the third game going into extra innings before Heritage came away with a 19-18 win. The War Eagles had a host of players receive awards for their outstanding play. Ryan Glass was named Co-Player of the Year by the region coaches and was named to the All-State team by the Georgia Dugout Club. He will be attending Georgia State in the fall on a baseball scholarship. The following players were named to the All-Region team: Cade Sutherland, Payton Christensen, Ethan Cornelius, Josh Johnson, Hunter Falconer, Darien Wiggins, Christian Wylder, Mason Carnes, and Jordan Sayles.

 

 

ROSTER


2016 - 2017 Woodward Academy Baseball

NameGrade
Mason Carnes10
Payton Christensen12
Ethan Cornelius11
Sam Drucker11
Hunter Falconer12
Chandler Fulton11
Ryan Glass12
Chase Hart11
Josh Johnson12
Wesley Maxey10
Jordan Sayles11
Michael Sorrow10
Cade Sutherland12
Allen Thompson10
Nik Thomson12
Darien Wiggins12
Wilson Wolfe12
Christian Wylder10
COACHES

Jim Minor, Head Coach (Baseball) 

Additional Coaches
Jose Fernandez
Kenny Hopkins
John Hurston