By NEMS Daily Journal
Delta State designated hitter Ben Kingsley, a junior who played at Mooreville, was named to the All-Gulf South Conference Tournament team on Tuesday.
Kingsley went 5 for 9 and scored six runs in a pair of games on Tuesday as the Statesmen (40-12) won the GSC tourney title.
He went 4 for 5 and scored four runs in a 14-8 win against Alabama-Huntsville and 1 for 4 with two runs in a 4-0 win in the finals against North Alabama.
Kingsley is hitting .324 and is third on the team in runs scored (43) and fourth in RBIs
(42). He hit .417 (10 for 24) in six GSC tourney games.
Delta State will advance to the NCAA Division II regionals.