Salpointe’s Manny Villa went 2-3 with 2 RBIs in Senior All-Academic Game

Manny Villa (Mikey Villa Photo)

Manny Villa (Mikey Villa Photo)

AZ Fall Classics Senior All-Academic Game
Peoria: Thursday, Oct. 13

Manny Villa went 2-for-3 with 2 RBIs and 2 stolen bases in the AZ Fall Classics Senior All-Academic Game last night to help Team Black defeat Team Gray 10-8 in 10 innings. A senior at Salpointe, Villa played in the Junior All-Academic game last year.

Villa plays for the New York Yankees Scout Team in the off season and his club is taking part in the Senior Fall Classic taking place in Peoria this weekend.

The 2016 Junior All-Academic Games is scheduled for Oct. 20. The local baseball players trying out for that game are listed below.

AZ Senior Fall Classic
Peoria: Oct. 12-16

Tucson Teams
520 Elite/Team Tucson
Kamden Kautz, Ironwood Ridge
Ian Osete, Salpointe
Gabe Rosthenhausler, Sunnyside
Luis Samorano, Tucson
Saul Suazo, Sunnyside
Antonio Fernandez, Salpointe
Bryan Laplander, Sunnyside
Adrian Madero, Pueblo
Dylan Moran, Sunnyside
Garrett Nesbitt, Marana
Ryan Sweetman, Salpointe
Addison Ryberg, Catalina Foothills
Caleb Raney, Flowing Wells
Andy Morales, Tucson
Joe Dicochea, Tucson
Adrian Arandules, Tucson
Daniel DeLaPuente, Ironwood Ridge
Mike Laplander, Sunnyside
Jarrod Corona, Marana
Ajay Ram, Ironwood Ridge
Cesar Dominguez, Nogales
Fabian Ferreira, Tucson
Daniel Durazo, Salpointe

AZ Yankees Scout Team
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AZ Fall Classics Junior All-Academic Game
Peoria: Thursday, Oct. 20

Tryout List
C Dante DeNiro, Catalina Foothills
INF Shane Shepherd, Sabino
OF Jason Johnson, Sabino
INF Louis Quintero, Empire
P Travis Cole, Sahuaro


Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and 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 Contact Andy Morales at




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