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Edgewood's Luke Follmann tops 2018 All-City baseball honor squad

Dennis Semrau covers Prep Sports for 100.5 ESPN Madison

Madison, Wisc. - Madison Edgewood senior pitcher Luke Follmann headlines the All-City baseball team, that was recently selected by head coaches at East, Edgewood, La Follette, Memorial and West High Schools.

Named the City Player of the Year after leading the Crusaders with an 8-2 record and a 1.09 earned run average, Follmann also recorded 47 strikeouts and 11 walks in 51 innings pitched.

Follmann, who also played outfield for Edgewood, batted .323 with 25 hits, including four doubles, one triple and two home runs, with 20 runs batted and 20 runs scored.

The All-City team will be honored at Warner Park on Thursday, July 5 during the Madison Mallards’ Northwoods League game against the Battle Creek Bombers.

Gates open at 4:30 p.m. with game time set for 6:05 p.m.

Follmann, Edgewood senior Mathew Afable, Memorial junior Jack Krumbach and and West junior Drake Baldwin and senior Eli Sorensen are all repeat selections on the All-City team that is sponsored by the Dugout Club.

The Dugout Club was organized in 1970 to promote and support the sport of baseball in the greater Madison area.

The Club has dedicated its time, efforts and resources in the past several years in response to numerous requests for assistance at the Little League, youth, high school, American Legion, Babe Ruth and adult amateur baseball levels.

2018 MADISON ALL-CITY BASEBALL

East: Adrian Montilva, jr.; Tyler Owen, so.; Carson Tomony, jr.

Edgewood: *Matthew Afable, sr.; *Luke Follmann, sr.; Thomas Hartlieb, jr.; Jack Hastreite, jr.r.

La Follette: Andrew Rajkovich, so.; Sam Schmitt, sr..

Memorial: Kyle Jungers, jr.; Gage Krumbach, sr.; *Jack Krumbach, jr.; Sam Sieloff, sr.

West: *Drake Baldwin, jr.; *Eli Sorensen, sr.

* Returning all-area selection

Player of the Year: Luke Follmann, sr., Madison Edgewood.