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    W. Charles Akins High School is the second-largest high school in the Austin Independent School District (AISD).

    We are located at 10701 South First Street. You can find us in far south Travis County, Texas, between South First Street and Old San Antonio Road, a quarter mile north of FM 1626 and a half mile west of Interstate Highway 35.


    Baseball Rules

            
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    UIL Baseball Manual

            
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    UIL Pitch Count Rule 2017
     
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    UIL Alignments 2019
     
                Click to view the alignments. 6A    5A DIV I    5A DIV II



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2021 Akins Baseball

 

2021 Season Concluded
     The 2021 season for Eagles Varsity and JV teams has concluded. Here are some individual honors from this year’s Eagles:
 
UIL Academic All-State
   2nd team: Matt Torres
   Hon. mention: Gannon Gattis, Ryan Roque
 
All-District Selections - 26-6A
   1st team: Gannon Gattis 1B
   2nd team: Ryan Roque OF
   Hon. mention: DJ Johnson SS, Josh Wilk 2B,
             Mayken Overton P, Quincy Welch P
 
2021 Austin Area Baseball Coaches Assn
      All-Star Game    JUNE 13 at Dell Diamond

   Gannon Gattis and Ryan Roque
   will be representing Akins Eagles as All-Stars!

 

  • AKINS BASEBALL PROGRAM
       ... accomplishments since 2016

     
  • Fourteen players have gone on to play collegiate baseball.
     
  • Twenty Academic All-District selections.
     
  • Three Academic All-State selections.
     
  • Eight 1st-Team All-District selections.
     
  • Six 2nd-Team All-District selections.
     
  • District MVP: 2018 - first for Akins Baseball.
     
  • Three All-State selections 2016-2018.
     
  • Two Playoff appearances: 2017 & 2018.
     
  • Eleven student-athletes representing Akins
             in the annual AABCA All-Star game
             held at Dell Diamond.

     
  • Best Program in the Austin Area 2018:
  •      awarded to Akins Baseball by Austin
             Lions Club.

     
  • Eagles played in two professional ballparks
             in 2017 - Minute Maid Park and Dell
             Diamond. Eagles won in both venues.

     
  • Over $150K raised to improve facilities at
             Akins Field: scoreboard, renovation of
             dugouts, player development area,
             bullpen cover.


    That’s quite a list of accomplishments.
            
          031220VA02886 Coach Gene Salazar pregame md

    Coach Gene Salazar became head baseball coach of the Eagles in 2016, and will be stepping away from the program at the end of the 2021 school year.

             Thank you, Coach Salazar!
     

              
032721G05749 JV players in 1st base dugout at Akins Field sm
032721G05763 infield warmup t1 sm
032721G05766 infield warmup t1 sm
032721G05767 infield warmup t1 sm
032721G05799 RHP Abraham Gonzales sm
032721G05903 Eagles JV Coach Tyler Gerhardt sm
032721G05778 shortstop sm
032721G05794 outfield sm

FROM JV EAGLES JV DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH AUSTIN MAROONS at AKINS FIELD - MAR 27, 2021.
AUSTIN  10     EAGLES  6.                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

032721G05795 outfield sm
032721G05834 pitch arrives b1 sm
032721G05828 strike b1 sm
032721G05829 bunt b1 sm
032721V05899 Eagle Faithful at Akins Field sm
032721G06081 a takedown at 1st base sm
032721G06083 30 seconds later Austin 1st baseman sit on Eagle baserunner sm
032721G06054 LHP Noah Corpus sm
032721G06116 an Eagle run scores sm
032721G06167 Haydin Fonseca slides at 2nd sm2
040121V06973 1st pitch 657 PM Roque 1B t1 sm
040121V06986 Wilk bats t1 sm
040121V06952 Eagles pregame sm
040121V06991 Eagle dugout t1 sm
040121V06996 on 1st pitch Gannon Gattis is hit by a pitch t1 sm
040121V07002 Garza looks at a pitch - ump calls it a ball t1 sm
040121V07015 Chris Vasquez Zach Cole at 1st t1 sm
040121V07009 base runner Ryan Roque takes a lead at 3rd sm
040121V07020 Welch hits a grounder to 1st base - unassisted out 3 t1 sm
040121V07040 LF Dominic Costilla b1 sm

FROM VARSITY EAGLES DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH DEL VALLE CARDINALS at DEL VALLE - APR 1, 2021.
EAGLES 3   DEL VALLE 2.                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

040121V07052 Gattis holds Navarro at 1st b1 sm
040121V07053 Eagle Faithful in the stands at Del Valle b1 sm
040121V07061 Eagles Head Coach Gene Salazar t2 sm
040121V07065 Overton grounds out 4-3 t2 sm
040121V07074 David Cisneros called strike 3 out number 2 t2 sm
040121V07080 Matthew Alvear called strike 3 out number 3 t2 sm
040121V07081 1st baseman Gannon Gattis got ups b2 sm
040121V07088 Garza blocks 1st pitch dirtball to Mathieson b2 sm
040121V07106 RHP Quincy Welch stares in at the plate b2 sm
040121V07110 shortstop Johnson shadows Mathieson at 2nd base b2 sm
040121V07091 field ump Greg Ward b2 sm
040121V07137 David Johnson bats t3 sm
040121V07152 Wilk F9 - out number 2 t3 sm
040121V07148 Johnson safe at 1st after pickoff attempt t3 sm2
040121V07014 Cardinal RHP Diego Sandoval t1 sm
040121V07164 Gattis bats - Eagle bench looks on t3 sm
040121V07172 Gattis slides headfirst at 3rd on RBI 3B t3 sm
040121V07171 Johnson scores on Gattis RBI 3B  AKI 01 DEL 00 t3 sm
040121V07162 Johnson steals 2nd t3 sm
040121V07176 Andrew Garza bats t3a sm
040121V07212 3rd baseman Matthew Alvear b3 sm
040121V07217 RF Mayken Overton b3 sm
040121V07238 Mayken Overton pops up to 3rd base - out 2 t4 sm
040121V07241 DH Cisneros F8 out 3 t4 sm
040121V07249 Welch warms up for b4 sm
040121V07276 DV runner Gutierrez CS 2-6 (Garza - Johnson) for out 3 in b4 A sm
040121V07301 Ryan Roque bats t5 A sm
040121V07261 RHP Quincy Welch b4 A sm
040121V07324 1st baseman Gannon Gattis b5 A sm
040121V07331 Garza throws ball around infield while plate ump rings up Mendoza - backward K b5 A sm
040121V07394 Garza avoids being hit t6 A sm
040121V07372 Sandoval strikes out looking - 3 Ks in this inning b5 A sm
040121V07687 c'mon boys, act like you've been there A sm
040121V07685 scoreboard FINAL AKI 03 DEL 02 A sm
040121V07478 RHP Mayken Overton b6 A sm

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040921V08372 Coach Tony Degelia pregame sm

FROM VARSITY EAGLES DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH BOWIE BULLDOGS at BURGER - APR 9, 2021.
BOWIE 3    EAGLES 0.                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

040921V08363 DJ Johnson and Josh Wilk pregame sm
040921V08381 'Robert' Sam Degelia Gene Salazar David Ramirez pregame sm
040921V08364 Noah Alvarez pregame sm
040921V08389 Coach Tony Degelia outlines strategy pregame sm
040921V08453 RHP Mayken Overton t1 sm
040921V08432 Eagles Head Coach Gene Salazar t1 sm
040921V08441 umpire David Ramirez t1 sm
040921V08455 Cisneros reaches for a pitchout t1 sm
040921V08456 Cisneros to Wilk - Brody Miller CS 2-4 out 3 t1 sm
040921V08509 1st baseman Juan Serna sm
040921V08470 Ryan Roque 4-3 b1 sm
040921V08485 Bowie LHP Patrick Collopy b1 sm
040921V08489 Josh Wilk 1b b1 sm
040921V08498 Overton FC erases Wilk b1 sm
040921V08502 Zach Cole is courtesy runner at 1st for pitcher Maken Overton b1 sm
040921V08506 Matt Torres F4 out 3 b1 sm
040921V08457 Coach Tony Degelia at 1st base b1 sm
040921V08523 Ryan Roque fields F8 of Danny Rodriguez out 2 t2 sm
040921V08530 Josh Wilk Noah Alvarez F4 from John Estrada out 3 t2 sm
040921V08537 David Cisneros strike 1 b2 sm
040921V08540 ump David Ramirez called strike 3 on Cisneros out 1 b2 sm
040921V08543 Matthew Alvear bats b2 sm
040921V08563 DJ Johnson bats b2 sm
040921V08574 Juan Serna bats b2 sm
040921V08598 stolen base - 1st of 3 this inn - Merriman beats Cisneros throw to 2nd t3 sm
040921V08616 stolen base 2nd of 3 this inning. Nathanio Bright steals 2nd - Cisneros to Wilk throw is late t3 sm
040921V08631 stolen base  - 3rd of 3 this inning. Mayson Winter this time t3 sm
041721V09594 Coach Salazar pregame sm
041721V09537 Eagles stretch pregame sm
041721V09565 Coach Tony Degelia pregame at Westlake sm
041721V09532 Coach Salazar makes the lineup pregame sm
041721V09535 Matthew Alvear throws to Matt Torres in batting cage at Westlake pregame sm
041721V09602 JT Blair Danny Lumbreras Gene Salazar Brian of Thrall sm
041721V09557 battery - Andrew Garza Quincy Welch pregame sm
041721V09616 Star Spangled sm2

FROM VARSITY EAGLES DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH WESTLAKE CHAPARRALS at WOERNER FIELD - APR 17, 2021.
EAGLES 3   WESTLAKE 19.                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

041721V09623 socially distanced sm
041721V09627 Westlake LHP Chance Covert t1 sm
041721V09631 ump Danny Lumbreras catcher Nathan Duvall leadoff batter Ryan Roque 4-3 out 1 t1 sm
041721V09636 Josh Wilk PU4 out 2 t1 sm
041721V09640 Mayken Overton bats t1 sm
041721V09649 starting RHP Quincy Welch b1 sm
041721V09659 batter Theo Gillen catcher Andrew Garza ump Danny Lumbreras b1 sm
041721V09664 1st baseman Juan Serna shadowed by field ump Brian Thrall b1 sm
041721V09662 shortstop David 'DJ' Johnson b1 sm
041721V09663 2nd baseman Josh Wilk b1 sm
041721V09674 CF Ryan Roque b1 sm
041721V09673 LF Michael Ybarra b1 sm
041721V09708 3rd baseman Matthew Alvear b1 sm
041721V09783 RF Mayken Overton sm
041721V09731 DH Matt Torres bats t2 sm
041721V09740 Quincy Welch bats t2 sm
041721V09768 DJ Johnson F4 out 3 t2 sm
041721V09855 RHP Dominic Costilla in relief b2 sm
042021V00255 Eagles gather pregame at Burger sm

FROM VARSITY EAGLES DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH LAKE TRAVIS CAVALIERS at BURGER BASEBALL PALACE - APR 20, 2021.
LAKE TRAVIS 22   EAGLES 0  .                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

042021V00264 today's starting batterymates RHP Mayken Overto catcher Andrew Garza pregame sm
042021V00272 Coach Tony Degelia administers fungus pregame sm
042021V00294 Ray Johnson Mike Rogers Gene Salazar and Jacob Blackwell sm
042021V00334 starting right-hander Mayken Overton t1 sm
042021V00343 LF Anthony Tijerina t1 sm
042021V00337 Dylan Slotterback Andrew Garza Ray Johnson t1 sm
042021V00342 shortstop DJ Johnson t1 sm
042021V00348 1st baseman Juan Serna ump Jacob Blackwell t1 sm
042021V00354 LF Tijerina prepares to field 1B of Gibson - CF Roque races to back him up t1 sm
042021V00370 Coach Salazar mound meeting t1 sm
042021V00358 3rd baseman Matthew Alvear t1 sm
042021V00412 Roque swings b1 sm
042021V00414 Lake Travis LHP Jack Litowitz b1 sm
042021V00420 plate ump Ray Johnson says strike one on Josh Wilk b1 sm
042021V00409 Josh Wilk b1 sm
042021V00423 DH Matt Torres b1 sm
042021V00418 decomposing ball from 2012 is still stuck in the net at Burger sm
042021V00443 ump Ray Johnson catcher Andrew Garza batter Cole Gibson t2 sm
042021V00448 CF Roque smothers the 1B of Gibson t2 sm
042021V00446 2nd baseman Josh Wilk t2 sm
042021V00440 1st baseman Juan Serna t2 sm
042021V00445 shortstop DJ Johnson t2 sm
042021V00459 Cole Gibson scores on Rader RBI 1B to LF - 1st of 10 LAK runs in t2 sm
042021V00491 RHP Anthony Castano warms up t2 sm
042021V00547 RHP Dom Costilla in relief t2 sm
042021V00564 Dom Costilla bats b2 sm
042021V00580 Andrew Garza K b2 sm
042021V00587DJ Johnson takes a pitch b2 sm

FROM VARSITY EAGLES DIST. 26-6A GAME WITH SAN MARCOS RATTLERS at SAN MARCOS - APR 27, 2021.
EAGLES  0    SAN MARCOS  5.                   Click a thumbnail for a larger image.

042721V03062 1-2-3 ... EAGLES sm
042721V03036 Serna taps final pitch to 1st baseman out 3 t7 A sm
042721V03011 Coach Salazar and Michael Ybarra at 3rd t7 A sm
042721V03015 Tijerina takes a small lead at 1st t7 A sm
042721V02993 running for Cisneros, Ybarra takes 2nd on a WP t7 A sm
042721V02984 Cisneros hits a 1B into RF A sm3
042721V02992 Tijerina takes a pitch t7 A sm
042721V02987 Ybarra runs for Cisneros who got a base hit t7 A sm
042721V02956 Mayken Overton F9 t7 A sm
042721V02949 Cole takes a strike t7 A sm
042721V02939 Harrison Baker scores on Overton WP b6 A sm
042721V02929 RHP Mayken Overton b6 A sm
042721V02912 RHP Resendez runner Duenez b6 A sm
042721V02832 Gattis K out 3 t6 A sm
042721V02820 Wilk K out 2 t6 A sm
042721V02811 Roque bats t6 A sm
042721V02810 SAN RHP Chomel t6 A sm

EAGLES SENIORS 2021

   3  Zach COLE
   5  Dominic COSTILLA
 10  Ryan ROQUE

 14  Quincy WELCH
 15  Matt TORRES
 18  Gannon GATTIS