Former Blue Springs star and current University of Central Missouri baseball player Bret Schwartz was named to the All-South Central Region Baseball first team by the ABCA (coaches) and NCBWA (baseball writers).

He was named to the second team by Daktronics (sports information directors).
He was one of six Mules players to make the teams.

Schwartz also helped the Mules win the NCAA Division II South Central Region championship. Central defeated Incarnate Word 7-0.

Schwartz scored two of the team’s runs and drove in another. He was named to the South Central Region All-Tournament team for his efforts.