2nd Team: Rob Zastryzny, Calallen (Corpus Christi, Texas), Pitcher, 6-3, 180, Sr. - In leading Calallen to the Texas 4A championship game, Zastryzny was one of the top strikeout pitchers in the nation with 190 K's in 104 innings pitched. He also posted 11 shutouts and had 15 complete games in going 16-1 with a 0.40 ERA. He was named the All-South Texas Pitcher of the Year by the Caller Times and also had a solid year at the plate with a .405 average, 9 home runs, 46 runs and 47 RBI. The 4A all-state pick will pitch at Missouri next year.
■ Rob Zastryzny and Michael Franco were both named to the All South Texas baseball team (Caller.com)
PITCHER OF THE YEAR: Rob Zastryzny, Calallen, Sr.
The District 31-4A Most Valuable Player, Zastryzny, was nearly untouchable on the mound in leading the Wildcats to the 4A state final, as he won 16 of 17 decisions, sported a microscopic 0.40 ERA and struck out 190 in 104 innings. He threw 11 shutouts, 15 complete games and had one save. He also batted .405 with nine home runs, 46 runs, 47 RBI, 10 stolen bases and had a .540 on-base percentage. He was first-team all state and selected to the Class 4A all tournament team.
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Michael Franco, Moody, Sr.
The second-team all state pitcher, Franco, went a perfect 15-0 this season in leading to Trojans to within one victory of the Region IV-4A final. Among his undefeated season, Franco allowed just one hit and struck out 13 in a 2-0 win over Jameson Taillon, who was the second overall pick in the MLB Draft, and 5A The Woodlands.