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Decker to compete in All-Star game

Posted on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 1:26 pm

Event organizers Kevin and Aaron Peters have announced the rosters for the 2014 Missouri vs. Illinois All-Star Baseball Game, sponsored by Benson Financial Group of Hannibal, Mo., Shottenkirk Toyota, and Refreshment Services Pepsi both of Quincy, Ill. The game is scheduled for Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 7 p.m. (rain date July 13 at 7 p.m.) at Clemens Field in Hannibal, Mo. Admission at the gate will be $6.50 and $5.50 for youth ages 3-12, gates open at 6 p.m. Each all-star ticket is also good for entry into the Hannibal Cavemen vs. the Quincy Gems game on July 15 at 7:05 p.m.
The game will feature the top 42 seniors representing 22 high schools from Hannibal, Quincy, and the surrounding areas.
Missouri roster: Darren Feldewerth and David Goddard, Bowling Green; Brandon Berhorst, Reece Carmichael, and Tyler Niemann, Canton; Eric Hugenberg, Hannibal; Cody Wilkens and Jack Nesien, Highland; Dustin Green, Louisiana; Craig Smith, Macon; Konner Bridgman and Luke Stratton, Marion County; Ethan Anderson, Mark Twain; Grant Vollrath and Kyle Fulton, Monroe City; Brock Butler, Caleb Kizer, and Seth Brown, Palmyra; Adam Ellyson and Jared Bentley, South Shelby; Kyle Decker, Van-Far. Missouri head coach will be Canton’s Clint Smith and assistants Andy Anderson, Dalton Baker, Tom Niemann, and Clark County’s Shaun Parker.
Illinois roster: Brady Long and Braxton Phelps, Brown County; Aaron DeRousse, Central; Isaac Whitaker Griggsville-Perry; Dalton Elliott, Illini West; Austin Coultas, Cody Hildebrand, and Tanner Stout, Payson-Seymour; Austin Allen and Dalton Butler, Pittsfield; Andrew Eilers, Andrew Hugenburg, and Alex Million, Quincy; Jordan Chapel, Tanner Zanger, and Zack Vahle, Quincy Notre Dame; Isaac Hively and Nekoda Gerding, and Josh Sally, Western; Jonah Terrell and Trevor Knipe, West Hancock. Illinois head coach will be Central/Southeastern’s Dave Swisegood and assistants Cyle Rigg, Jordan Harris, Quincy Notre Dame’s Chris Martin, and Quincy’s Brigham John.