Southwest Covenant’s Brown signs to play baseball at OC

Southwest Covenant’s Brown signs to play baseball at OC

OKLAHOMA CITY (July 26, 2013) – Kolton Brown, a two-sport standout for Southwest Covenant High School, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Oklahoma Christian, OC coach Lonny Cobble said Friday.

Brown was a three-time first-team selection on The Oklahoman’s Little All-City honor team and made the newspaper’s All-City reserve team once. As a senior, he played first base for Union City High School (which had a cooperative agreement with Southwest Covenant) and hit .478 with 13 home runs and 62 RBIs. Of Brown’s 43 hits, 32 went for extra bases.

As a junior, he hit .495 with 10 home runs, 54 RBIs and 21 stolen bases. During his sophomore season, he once hit two grand slams in one inning in a win over Calumet, becoming only the third prep player ever documented to do so.

He hit 43 home runs during his four-year prep career.

He made the newspaper’s reserve All-State baseball team once and received honorable mention All-State laurels three times. He also was named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association’s Small West All-State team.

Brown also starred in basketball for Southwest Covenant. He made The Oklahoman’s Little All-City honorable mention list three times and was a two-time All-State honorable mention selection. As a senior, he averaged 15.2 points per game and he averaged 15.7 points per game during his prep career.