Delta DH Kinsgley hailed as All-American

Delta State senior designated Ben Kingsley was named a second-team All-America this week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

Kingsley, who played high school baseball at Mooreville, led the Statesmen with six home runs and 61 RBIs while hitting .372 in 55 games.

Two of his pitching teammates, senior Josh Branstetter (9-3, 2.2 ERA) and junior Michael Manley (9-0, 1.93), were honorable mention picks.

NEMS Daily Journal

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