**SANTA ANA, Calif. –** The Santa Ana Baseball team had four players earn 2018 Orange Empire All-Conference honors after placing fifth in the standings with a record of 22-18, 10-11.

Andrew Martinez, Bryan Leef and Nathan Flores were placed on the OEC All-Conference First team and Juan Gonzalez was recognized on the second team.

Martinez was one of two catchers to make the first team after hitting a team high batting average of .347 with 30 runs batted in and two home runs.

Sophomore outfielder Bryan Leef made the first team for the second time in his Santa Ana career. He led the conference in home runs with seven and was third in RBI's at 37.

Fellow outfielder, Nathan Flores ran away with the first team selection for the utility spot. Flores hit .278 with 35 RBI's, four home runs while adding two wins and 35 strikeouts on the mound.

Lastly, SAC's third baseman Juan Gonzalez finished with a .342 batting average, 28 RBI's and a homer to land on the OEC second team.

Full All-Conference awards list below:

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Dominic Campeau, Cypress (6'0, 190, So)

PITCHER OF THE YEAR: Tanner Brubaker, Saddleback (6'4, 210, So)

COACH OF THE YEAR: John Altobelli, Orange Coast

FIRST TEAM

STARTING PITCHERS

Michael Giacone, Orange Coast (6'0, 160, So)

Cameron Jabara, Orange Coast (6'2, 195, So)

Dan Harris, Saddleback (6'2, 210, So)

Jake Mahood, Cypress (6'2, 200, So)

RELIEF PITCHER

Noah Bradford, Irvine Valley (6'2, 165, Fr)

CATCHERS

Andrew Martinez, Santa Ana (6'2, 220, So)

Brett Auerbach, Saddleback (5'9, 185, So)

FIRST BASEMAN

Willie Lajoie, Saddleback (6'1, 200, Fr)

INFIELDERS

Coby Kauhaahaa, Orange Coast (6'1, 195, So)

Murphy Stehly, Orange Coast (5'10, 180, Fr)

Mike Jarvis, Saddleback (5'11, 180, So)

Shane Martinez, Riverside (6'1, 185, So)

OUTFIELDERS

Bryan Leef, Santa Ana (6'3, 185, So)

Ramiro Velasco, Orange Coast (6'2, 240, So)

Aaron Simpson, Cypress (5'11, 175, So)

Skylar Limonchi, Orange Coast (5'8, 155, So)

Jeremiah Vison, Golden West (5'4, 135, So)

DESIGNATED HITTER

Jacob Doty, Orange Coast (6'3, 230, So)

UTILITY

Nate Flores, Santa Ana (5'11, 175, So)

SECOND TEAM

STARTING PITCHERS

Connor McCollum, Cypress (6'2, 200, So)

David Barela, Riverside (5'10, 180, So)

Connor Tousignant, Fullerton (5'9, 165, Fr)

Garrett Molnar, Fullerton (5'11, 175, So)

Alex Salazar, Riverside (5'11, 180, Fr)

Sean Henry, Fullerton (6'3, 205, So)

RELIEF PITCHERS

Shaine McNeely, Cypress (6'2, 180, So)

Doug Magee, Orange Coast (6'0, 185, So)

CATCHER

Anthony Marquez, Golden West (5'11, 200, Fr)

FIRST BASEMAN

Jake Anderson, Fullerton (6'0, 190, So)

INFIELDERS

Ryan Aguirre, Fullerton (5'11, 195, So)

Juan Gonzalez, Santa Ana (5'9, 170, So)

Jake Rodriguez, Riverside (5'7, 150, Fr)

Colin Conroy, Irvine Valley (5'9, 160, So)

Logan Mahaffy, Golden West (5'11, 170, So)

OUTFIELDERS

Monte Montenegro, Fullerton (5'10, 165, So)

Aaron Lizarraga, Cypress (5'10, 180, So)

Ben McConnell, Irvine Valley (5'10, 170, Fr)

Junior Coleman, Riverside (5'11, 180, Fr)

DESIGNATED HITTER

Pierson Loska, Cypress (6'0, 210, So)

Cooper Moore, Irvine Valley (6'3, 220, So)