UofL’s Kyle Funkhouser pre-season baseball All-American

Screenshot 2014-12-19 23.05.49Louisville junior righthanded pitcher Kyle Funkhouser was named  a preseason First Team Louisville Slugger All-American on Friday by Collegiate Baseball newspaper.

Funkhouser earned second team honors last season finishing 13-3 overall with a 1.94 earned run average and 122 strikeouts  in 120 innings.

For his collegiate career, Funkhouser is 18-4 with a 2.01 ERA and 177 strikeouts in 175 innings and 24 total starts over two seasons.

First home game is February 18th against Eastern Kentucky University.

Author: Charlie Springer

Charlie Springer is a former Louisville editor and sportswriter, as well as a public affairs consultant, a UofL grad and longtime fan.