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Meet the Star Tribune All-Metro baseball first team

By Ron Haggstrom, Star Tribune, 06/15/16, 7:30PM CDT

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Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year


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NICK HANSON

School: Prior Lake  |  Grade: Sr. |  Position: P/1B

The Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year is "dominant," according to Eagan coach Rob Walsh. "An outstanding pitcher, and excellent hitter." Picked by the Cincinnati Reds with the second selection of the third round (79th overall) in the Major League Baseball draft.

College: Kentucky

Read Ron Haggstrom's story on Hanson becoming the first Prior Lake player to earn Metro Player of the Year honors.



All-metro first team












How the team was chosen

The All-Metro teams and Metro Player of the Year were chosen based on nominations from metro-area coaches, conversations with a panel of coaches and staff observations.

The MN Baseball Hub poll is based on opinion and for entertainment purposes only.


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