Monarch's Joe Franco

Monarch's Joe Franco was voted Class 8A-7A-6A Coach of the Year. (Jim Rassol / June 5, 2012)

Class 8A-7A-6A All-County First Team

Nick Basto

Archbishop McCarthy senior

Pos.: INF

Stats: .324 BA, 28 RBI, 3 HR, 21 runs

Comment: FIU signee was an All-County honorable mention last season. Had an RBI double in a 6-1 regional championship win over Naples. Was selected No. 171 overall in first-year player draft by Chicago White Sox.

Colton Bottomley

Douglas senior

Pos.: OF

Stats: .449 BA, 25 RBI, 24 runs, 3 HR

Comment: Four-year varsity starter and Florida Gulf Coast signee was one of the speediest players in lineup notching 16 stolen bases and nine doubles.

Lewis Brinson

Coral Springs senior

Pos.: OF

Stats: .435 BA, 29 RBI, 4 HR

Comment: Florida signee is a proven slugger who can play solid defense in the outfield. Two-time first-team selection was selected No. 29 overall by the Texas Rangers.

C.J. Chatham

Nova junior

Pos.: INF/P

Stats: .421 BA, 25 RBI, 27 runs, 5 HR, 2-0, 30 strikeouts