Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#25 Scott Kingery
Position: Infield
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Mountain Pointe HS
Experience: 2 Letters

Career Statistics | 20142013

·         2015 Preseason All-American (second team)
·         2015 Baseball America Preseason All-American (third team)
·         2015 Louisville Slugger Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-American (third team)
·         2014 Pac-12 All-Conference
·         2014 Pac-12 All-Academic (honorable mention)
·         2014 Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star
·         2014 Gregg Olson Award Semifinalist
·         2014 Pac-12 Player of the Week (Feb. 17-23)

Arizona 2015
Enters the season with several preseason All-America citations … Expected to start at second base after two years in the outfield.

Summer 2014
Played for the Brewster Whitecaps in the Cape Cod Baseball League … Represented the East Division in the All-Star game with a hit in his only at-bat … Batted .312 over 33 games for the Whitecaps, including five doubles, a triple and two home runs … Scored 14 runs, drove in 12 runs and stole five bases.

Arizona 2014
Played in 54 of team’s 55 games, including 53 starts … Made 47 starts in centerfield, four in right and two as the designated hitter … Finished season with a .354 average that ranked fourth in the Pac-12, but was highest among league players when postseason averages were factored in … Led team and finished second in conference with 19 stolen bases … Also led Arizona in on-base percentage (.456), runs scored (41) and walks (33) … Concluded season with a seven-game hitting streak … Tallied five hits, including three in the finale, in 11 trips to the plate against Abilene Christian (5-23-25) to close the year. Scored a run in each contest, including three in final game … Collected a base hit in all three games at California (5/16-18) … Went 3-for-11 with two runs scored and a pair of walks in series against Stanford (5/9-11) … Batted 4-for-11 with an RBI in three games at Oregon (5/2-4) … Notched just one hit in eight at-bats, but drew five walks and scored twice in three games against ASU (4/25-27) … Hitless in four at-bats over two games played at USC (4/18-19) while recovering from foot/ankle injury. Missed first start of season (4/17) and made pinch-hit appearance in second game of season before returning to starting lineup for finale … Went 1-for-9 in series against UCLA (4/11-13) before leaving in middle of third inning with an injury …Homered, scored three runs and drove in two as part of a 3-for-4 night against ASU (4/9). Also walked and stole two bases … Combined to hit 7-for-12 with two runs scored and a pair of RBI in series at Utah (4/4-6) … Went 4-for-12 with three runs batted in in three games against Oregon State (3/28-30) … Went 1-for-4 with a run scored in single contest against ASU (3/26) … Batted 2-for-12 with a run and an RBI in three games at Washington (3/21-23) … One hit in four trips to plate against Grand Canyon (3/18) … Collected five hits in 11 at-bats along with two runs and two RBI over three games against Washington State (3/14-16) … Batted 4-for-6 and walked three times with five runs and three RBI over two midweek games against Air Force (3/11-12) … Scored a run and a hit in all four games of Hi Corbett Classic (3/7-9) against Mississippi State and UC Santa Barbara. Finished weekend with six hits in 14 at-bats to go with five walks and five runs scored …Went 1-for-6 with a run and an RBI in two games against Long Beach State (3/4-5) … Batted 4-for-10 with a run scored in three games against Seton Hall (2/28-3/2) … Named Pac-12 Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 17-23 … Combined to hit 7-for-11 with five runs batted in and five stolen bases in three games against Alcorn State (2/22-23) … Tallied three hits in nine at-bats with two runs scored in two midweek games against Utah Valley (2/18-19) … Opened season with 4-for-11 effort over three games against Kent State (2/14-16). Scored a run in each game and added an RBI.

Arizona 2013
Played in 41 games with 30 starts, including 27 in the outfield and threat designated hitter … Totaled nine multiple-hit games and stole eight bases … Capped season with 3-for-8 weekend at plate with a run and four RBI in sweep of USC (5/24-26). Collected two hits and three RBI in Game 2 … Played in all three games at Arizona State (5/17-19) but went 0-for-4 at the plate … Batted 2-for-9 over three games played at UCLA (5/10-12) … Went 3-for-11 with a double, triple, a run scored and an RBI in three starts against Washington (5/3-5) … Hitless in two at-bats, but walked and stole a base against Arizona State (4/30) … Scored two runs in each game played against Alabama State (4/27-28), going 4-for-8 with two RBI and a pair of walks … Drew three walks but went 0-for-5 with two runs scored in three games at Stanford (4/19-21) … Came off bench to draw a walk and score a run against Arizona State (4/16). Delivered game-winning RBI double in bottom of eighth inning … Went 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI in two games played at Washington State (4/12, 4/14) … Tripled, walked and drove in a run in start at designated hitter against California (4/6) … Struck out in first career pinch-hit at-bat against Utah (3/28) … Hitless in eight at-bats over three games at Oregon (3/22-24) … Tallied two hits and an RBI in two games played against Columbia (3/8-9) … Stole a base and appeared in two games against San Francisco (3/1-2) … Notched a 2-for-3 game with an RBI in start against Texas Tech (3/5) … Batted 1-for-7 but walked three times, stole two bases and scored two runs in two starts against Utah Valley (2/26-27) … Went 3-for-14 with four runs scored and an RBI in series sweep over San  Jose State (2/22-24) … Collected three hits and two runs scored in series split at Long Beach State (2/19-20) … Started all three games of first collegiate series against Coppin State (2/15). Went 3-for-12 with four RBI in series, including three runs and pair of RBI in season-opener.

High School
Earned varsity letters under the guidance of coach Brandon Buck at Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Ariz. ... A First Team Louisville Slugger All-American ... Named a Second Team All-American by Baseball American as a senior ... Named to 2012 Arizona Republic All-Arizona baseball team ... A First Team All-Tribune selection by the East Valley Tribune ... Hit .485 with eight home runs, 36 runs batted in and 12 stolen bases while playing shortstop as a senior ... As a junior hit .495 with 10 home runs, 39 runs batted in and 11 doubles ... Named Arizona Republic Class 5A Honorable Mention selection as a junior.

Graduated from Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Ariz., in 2012 ... Born in Phoenix, Ariz., in 1994 ... Son of Tom and Patti Kingery ... Has one older brother, Matt, and an identical twin brother, Sam, ... Played for Ahwatukee Little League at the 2006 Little League World Series ... A four-year honor roll student in high school ... Has aspirations to travel the world … Favorite professional sports teams include the Arizona Diamondbacks, Arizona Cardinals and Phoenix Suns … Hobbies include snowboarding, reading and playing Super Smash Brothers on Nintendo 64 ... Is enrolled as a general studies major in sports and society.