Kimmel Named to NYCBL All-Star Team

Geoff Kimmel

DOVER, Del. - Wesley College first baseman Geoff Kimmel was chosen to the New York Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Team and will play in the league's all-star contest on July 11.

Kimmel, a member of the Rome Thunderbirds, is tied for seventh in NYCBL with 18 runs batted in and has helped his team to a 17-10 record.

Wesley teammates Rob Benedict and DJ Keckler are also enjoying success in their summer leagues.  Benedict, a shortstop, is second in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League with 10 steals, while helping Nashua to a 13-8 record.  Keckler has struck out 11 batters in 12.2 innings of work for the Baltimore Redbirds of the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League.  The Redbirds are currently 14-13.