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Kyle Davis

#5 Kyle Davis

OF | Jr. | 6-0 | 195 |B/T: R/R | Cincinnati, Ohio | Cincinnati Hills Christian

2016 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the All-Big 12 Honorable Mention Team
  • Named to the Big 12 All-Tournament Team
  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team
  • Named to the NCBWA Preseason All-America Third Team
  • Played in 57 games with 56 starts, 24 at third base, 16 as designated hitter, 11 in left field and five at second base
  • Hit .280 and led the team with 10 home runs, 52 runs scored and 39 walks, was second with 43 RBIs and 14 doubles, was third with 60 hits and a .495 slugging percentage and added five stolen bases
  • Had 14 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games and had one game-winning RBI
  • Led the team with a 15-game hitting streak and was second with an 18 game reached base streak
  • Had 10 hits, 14 RBI, two home runs and four doubles in four games at the Big 12 Championship, including three consecutive games with three hits and at least three RBI
  • Drove in the winning run against No. 5 Texas Tech on May 26 at the Big 12 Championship
  • Had three hits, including a home run, scored three runs, had two RBI and added a walk on May 7 against Texas
  • Homered and had three RBI with two runs scored against Marshall on April 27
  • Had three RBI with a home run, a walk and two runs scored on April 15 against Kansas State
  • Recorded three hits, including a home run and a double, on March 5 at Hawaii
  • Hit safely in 16 of his first 17 games, including a career-best 15 games in a row from Feb. 21-March 20

2015 (Freshman)

  • Named to three All-America teams: Baseball America’s 2015 Freshman All-America Team, NCBWA Freshman All-American First Team and Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America First Team as selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper
  • Named to the ABCA/Rawlings All-East Region Second Team
  • Named to the All-Big 12 Second Team and the All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Played in 53 games with 52 starts, 23 coming at second base, 13 in left field and 14 as the designated hitter
  • Led the Mountaineers with a .353 batting average and 17 doubles and added four home runs, 31 RBIs and one triple
  • Ranked third in the Big 12 Conference in batting and in doubles, fifth in hits and total bases and eighth in slugging percentage
  • Was first on the team with 24 multi-hit games and fourth with seven multi-RBI contests, just one shy of tying for the team lead, and he also added a team-high-tying 12-game hit streak and was third with an 18-game reached base streak
  • Drove in the game-winning RBI four times, second-most on the team, with two coming in the ninth or 10th innings
  • Singled to drive in the winning run on May 14 vs. Texas Tech
  • Homered for the game-winning run on April 11 vs. Butler
  • Doubled with two outs in the ninth inning to drive in the winning run at Kansas State on April 4
  • Knocked in the game-winning run on March 6 with a home run in the 10th inning at ETSU

High School

  • Helped team to a 29-3 record and an appearance in the Ohio Baseball State Championship in 2014
  • Batted .480 with 10 doubles, six triples, four home runs and 40 RBI in 2014
  • Set school record for doubles (18) in a season in 2013, batting .466 with three triples, one home run and 33 RBI
  • Perfect Game Central Region Honorable Mention (2014)
  • Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State Division III First Team (2014)
  • The Enquirer All-Division III First Team (2014)
  • Miami Valley Conference Athlete of the Year (2014)
  • Two-time All-Miami Valley Conference First Team (2013-14)
  • Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State Division III Second Team (2013)
  • Ranked No. 77 third baseman pitcher nationally, No. 26 player in Ohio and No. 2 third baseman in Ohio by Perfect Game

Personal

  • Son of Duane and Kim Davis
  • Has one brother
  • Father played quarterback at Eastern Kentucky from 1986-90
  • Birthday is Dec. 30
  • Majoring in exercise physiology
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Dean’s List
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Davis Points to Team Chemistry as Key to Season

By John Antonik | February 18, 2016

So, what can West Virginia University sophomore Kyle Davis do for an encore in 2016?

Davis Earns Third All-America Honor

By Ashley Bailey | June 22, 2015

Kyle Davis was named to the Baseball America Freshman All-America Team on Monday.

Davis Earns Freshman All-America Honors

By Grant Dovey | June 08, 2015

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Second baseman Kyle Davis of the West Virginia University baseball team has been named to the NCBWA Freshman All-America First Team, the organization announced today.