Roseburg sweeps conference's top honors

A pair of Roseburg baseball players have won the Southern Oregon Conference's top awards for the second straight year.

Senior Josh Graham was named the 'player of the year' and Jared Priestley captured 'pitcher of the year' honors, while Troy Thompson made it a clean sweep for the Indians by being selected as 'coach of the year'.

Graham and Priestley were joined on the first team by teammates Connor Newell (IF), Kody Matthews (IF), Mike Morin (1B) and freshman David Irvine (OF).

Second team honors went to Conner Kahle (IF) and Boog Leach (C).

RHS, which finished 24-3 on the season, captured its fourth consecutive conference title in 2012.

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