Newcomer Profile - Billy Kitchen
Jan. 22, 2007
Leading up to the 2007 baseball season, IUHOOSIERS.com will profile all of the Hoosier newcomers for the upcoming year. The newcomer profile for Monday, Jan. 22, is of pitcher Billy Kitchen. Kitchen, who throws and hits righty, will wear number 24 for Indiana in 2007.
Billy Kitchen joins the Hoosier baseball squad in 2007 after earning four letters for Keith Robinson at Miamisburg High School. Kitchen earned a total of seven letters in baseball and basketball at Miamisburg.
Kitchen went 12-1 in his senior campaign for the Vikings, leading to a slew of honors for the Miamisburg, Ohio, native. The pitcher was named second team all-state in 2006, to go along with district and area player of the year honors.
Kitchen has one brother, Patrick, and one sister, Jessica. The son of Joe and Carol Kitchen was born on Sept. 4, 1987, and plans to be an exploratory major at IU.
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