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Kyle Klem

Position LHP
Height 6'4''
Weight 200 lbs.
Class Sophomore
Hometown Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School ThunderRidge

2005 (Freshman): Appeared in nine games out of the bullpen as a true freshman … Struck out nine batters in 9.1 innings of work … Opponents hit .171 against Klem … Made his collegiate debut against Baker on Feb. 16, throwing one shutout inning and striking out one batter … Pitched two innings twice during the year.

High School: Participated in baseball and tennis at ThunderRidge High School in Highlands Ranch, Colo. … Helped lead the Grizzlies to the Colorado State Championship in 2004 … Struck out a school-record 15 batters in one game during his senior season … Following the 2004 season, he was selected as first team all-league and first team all-state … Also honored for his achievements in the classroom as he was selected first team academic all-state for tennis in 2003 and 2004 … Was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Nov. 13, 1985, to parents Kevin and Christy Klem … Majoring in business.