ELON, N.C. – Elon University baseball pitchers Kyle Brnovich and George Kirby garnered some more accolades Tuesday morning, Jan. 8, as the 2019 Perfect Game/Rawlings Preseason All-American teams were announced. Brnovich was selected to the First Team and Kirby to the Second Team.
Each team consists of 17 players each, with players selected based on a balance of past performance, 2019 expectations and their prospective talent relative to the MLB Draft.
The complete list of teams can be found here.
This marks the second Preseason All-American nod for Brnovich. The junior from Milton, Ga. found himself on the 2019 Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-American First Team, powered by Diamond Sports, back on Dec. 18.
Elon opens its 2019 campaign at home Feb. 15-17 as the Phoenix hosts Lafayette for a three-game series at Latham Park. SEASON TICKETS