Air Force first baseman earns preseason MW honors

Published: February 11, 2014, 12:13 pm, by Brent Briggeman

Air Force’s Seth Kline has earned a spot on the Mountain West Preseason All-Conference baseball team. See the below press release from the academy for details:

 

Kline Named Mountain West Preseason All-Conference

SethKlineAir Force baseball senior first baseman Seth Kline has been named to the 2014 Mountain West Preseason All-Conference Team.  Kline is a two-time All-Mountain West selection.

Kline is Air Force’s top returning hitter, leading the team in hitting as a junior with a .356 batting average to go with 40 RBIs.  The Yakima, Wash., native also led the Falcons in hitting as a sophomore, when he batted .322 with five home runs.

The Falcons were also picked to finish sixth out of seven teams in the conference preseason coach’s poll.  New Mexico and San Diego State were picked to finish first.  UNLV was third, followed by Fresno State and Nevada.  San José State was picked seventh.

Air Force opens the 2014 season at the Texas State Baseball Invitational, taking on Washington on Feb. 14.