Inaugural recipient of the Faller/Brayton Endowment YVCC Coaches Award Tyler Bierman (3rd from right) with Bobo Brayton, Bill Faller and the YVCC baseball coach Ken Wilson. Tyler was a 2009 graduate of Eisenhower High School.
Jake Fife, Selah High School graduate of 2009. Jake pitched and played infield. He continued his baseball career at Central Washington University.
Reid Martinez, 2011 Seattle's Roosevelt High School graduate, played infield. He is flanked by Jerry Ward and coach Marcus McKimmey.
Connor Lau, 2014 recipient of the Coaches Award, being presented a PY&SF Faller autographed bat by President Jerry Ward after an introduction by YVCC baseball coach Marcus McKimmey. Connor is a 2012 graduate of Redmond High School, Redmond, OR.
Bryton Redal, 2013 Moses Lake High School graduate, infielder on the Yaks baseball team.
Alec Chaney, freshman outfielder from Skyview High School in Vancouver, WA., appeared in 36 games for the Yaks this season, leading YVCC in batting average at .352 and total hits with 45, second on the team in RBI (25), extra base hits (13) and doubles (11). Chaney was named to the All-East Region first team and All-NWAC second team.
Tanner Parker, 2017 Faller Brayton Coaches Award recipient. Tanner plays shortstop, bats and throws right-handed. Tanner is a 2015 graduate of Ferris High School (Spokane).
Gerald Hein, left-handed freshman went 7-2 with a 2.4 earned run average and struck out 82 batters.; named to both the First Team All-NWAC and All-Eastern Region baseball squads.
Tylor Nixon, recipient of the 2019 Faller Brayton Coaches Award, graduated from Corvallis High School, Corvallis, Montana. He played second base for the Yaks and was a mainstay in the lineup, helping YVC win the 2018 East Region title and finish as runners-up in the 2018 NWAC Baseball Championships. Head