Former Sahuarita standout Jose Dicochea was named Third Team All American by the National High School Baseball Coaches Association (NHSBCA) and Dicochea joined Tucson standout Diego Bejarano on the Region 7 All-Region list.
Dicochea was drafted by the Oakland A’s and he is currently on the AZL Athletics Green roster. Dicochea committed to play for Cochise College. Both standouts were first All-Southern Arizona selections.
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and he was awarded the Ray McNally Award in 2017 and he has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy is the Southern Arizona voting member of the Ed Doherty Award, recognizing the top football player in Arizona, and he was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at firstname.lastname@example.org