Keirsey Named ABCA/Rawlings All-Region

Keirsey Named ABCA/Rawlings All-Region

GREENSBORO, N.C.-Utah baseball junior outfielder DaShawn Keirsey Jr. was named to the ABCA/Rawlings West All-Region second team Wednesday.

Keirsey, who was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the fourth round of the 2018 MLB Draft, was a three-time all Pac-12 outfielder and a three-time selection to the conference’s all-defensive team with the Utes.

He ended the 2018 regular season with a .386 batting average, good for third in Pac-12 annals. He also led the Pac-12 and was 10th in the NCAA with 23 doubles.

Keirsey had a .334 career batting average with the Utes, making 148 starts in 154 games.

The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level.