Last Updated February 18, 2009
2008: Began the year in SIU's starting rotation...Made 10 appearances and seven starts...Recorded a 1-2 record and 4.97 ERA with one save...Ranked third on the team with 37 strikeouts...Earned his first win in his second career start against Northern Illinois (3/2), where he struck out a career-high seven in 5.2 innings...Had four strikeouts in three scoreless innings to pick up his first save vs. Butler (3/9)...Longest outing of the season was 7.2 innings vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee (4/6).
Pre-SIU: Joined the Salukis from Feather River CC...Struck out 44 in 56 innings in 2007...In 2006, he went 3-2 with a 3.00 ERA in 11 appearances, including seven starts...Allowed 13 earned runs, while striking out 33 and walking 14 in 39 innings of work...His 14 walks were fewest on the team...Has been pitching for only two years...Spent his high school career at Pinetree Secondary.
Personal: Full name is David Edward Kington...Majors in Psychology...Born December 1, 1987...Son of Ken Kington and Anne Stadnyk.
David Kington's Career Statistics at Southern Illinois
|Friday, Feb 13|
|Baseball||Fort Worth, Texas||6:30 PM|
|Saturday, Feb 14|
|Baseball||Fort Worth, Texas||2:00 PM|
|Sunday, Feb 15|
|Baseball||Fort Worth, Texas||1:00 PM|
|Wednesday, Feb 18|
|Baseball||Clarksville, Tenn.||3:30 PM|
|Friday, Feb 20|
|Baseball||Richmond, Ky.||3:00 PM|