Mountaineers earn All-WHC honors

Several Mitchell High School Athletes are 2018 All-Western Highlands Conference selections and one coach was named Coach of the Year.

Mountaineers head golf coach Mitchell Warren was named Coach of the Year and junior Austin McGuire was named conference Most Valuable Player for men’s golf.

Freshman golfer Ty Pitman and sophomore Mitchell McMahan also earned all-conference honors.

Six Mitchell baseball players were all-conference selections. Seniors Trystan Jenkins, Ben Robinson and Ben Young were joined by Noah Pitman, Jeremy Sparks and Caleb Pritchard on the list.

Junior Brandey Burleson, this past season’s Goalie of the Year, shares Goalie of the Year honors this season with Owen’s C.J. Graham on the list of women’s soccer all-conference selections. Senior soccer players Zoe Lord, Katy Hall and Morgan Buchanan were also selected. 

Senior Shelby Twiddy was the lone member of Mitchel softball team to earn all-conference honors.

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