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Four Indians all-state, three in all-star series; six receive all-league honors

Blake Updike, Will Sprute, Eric Raya, Nathan Kranyak, Paul Revis, Josh Ooley all-league
by: John Brewington, Eric Raya is one of several Scappoose athletes to receive all-league and all-state honors.

The Scappoose Indians had six baseball players receive Cowapa All-League honors in recent balloting.

Additionally, four of those players received all-state recognition, and three of those will play in the 4A All-Star series in Roseburg this month.

Named to the all-league team were: senior Blake Updike and sophomore Will Sprute at pitcher; seniors Eric Raya at first base and Nathan Kranyak at catcher; and junior Paul Revis at second base. Josh Ooley, a senior, received honorable mention.

Updike, Kranyak, Raya, and Revis also received all-state honors. Raya, Revis and Updike were named to the 4A all-state third team. Kranyak received honorable mention. Kranyak, Updike, and Raya will play in the all-start series later this month.

Scappoose Coach Robert Medley was Cowapa League Co-Coach of the Year, along with Astoria's Brian Babbitt. Player of the Year was Conor Harber of Astoria.

Medley will have two Junior State teams this summer which will include incoming eighth graders through seniors.

Cowapa All-League Team

Scappoose: Blake Updike, sr., pitcher; Will Sprute, soph., pitcher; Eric Raya, senior, first base; Nathan Kranyak, sr., catcher; Paul Revis, jr., second base. HM-Josh Ooley, sr., outfield.

Astoria: Conor Harber, sr., pitcher/outfield; Dillon Smith, sr., outfield; Evan Cain, sr., catcher; Jeremy Poyer, jr., pitcher. HM-Ryan Johnson, jr., shortstop.

Yamhill-Carlton: Jake McGraw, sr., pitcher/outfield; Walker Davis, sr., catcher; Donovan Blake, sr., outfield. HM-Tanner Martin, jr., pitcher.

Banks: Bubba Brown, sr., first base; Shea Rue, sr., catcher; Graysen Partain, jr., shortstop. HM-Devin Wyckoff, jr., pitcher.

Seaside: Nick Nelson, sr., pitcher; Charles Hawes, sr., outfield. HM-Eddie Soller, sr., outfield.

Tillamook: Matt Strang, soph., pitcher. HM-Trevor Cooley, sr., outfield.