Isaac Kline

Name: Isaac Kline

School: Bedford

Age: 16

Grade: Sophomore

Sport: Baseball

Athlete of the week achievement: Kline threw seven shutout innings of relief and gave up just two hits and struck out 11 in earning the win in Bedford’s 5-3 12-inning win over Everett, coached by his father, Mike, in the District 5 Class AA championship game.

Season update: Kline is 6-0 this season with a 1.44 ERA and 51 strikeouts in 34 innings. The 18-3 Bisons play Mount Union today in the PIAA first round.

Coach Scott Waugerman’s quote: “Over seven innings, he really threw excellent – that was seven innings of pressure-packed baseball.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Snyder

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: James Bond movies

Favorite food: Chicken Alfredo

Favorite music: Pop

Outside interests: Playing piano, football

Favorite professional team: New York Yankees

Favorite college team: North Carolina Tar Heels

Pro athlete most admired: Derek Jeter

Best athlete I ever played with: Tyler Black

Best athlete I ever competed against: No preference

Most influential person on my athletic career: “My father [Mike].”

Proudest athletic achievement: “Winning the District 5 championship.”

How I got my start in baseball: “When I was little I was always going to my dad’s games and practices.”

Future goal: “I want to play Division I baseball.”