Brody Ninemire, 13, of Salem, was recently named to the 2011 USSSA All-State baseball team and was invited to participate in the All-Star Showcase in Springdale.
Ninemire played this season with the 2A Arkansas Dirtbags, coached by Marty Ninemire and Greg Gilmore.
For the Dirtbags, Ninemire pitched, caught and played utility defense.
He ended the season with a .554 batting average and the squad placed third in the 2A State Tournament.
Ninemire is the son of Marty and Venita Ninemire of Salem and is an eighth-grade student at Highland.