2 - Brooks Kirby
|Hometown:||Warwickshire, United Kingdom|
|High School:||Cobham School|
- "I made Virginia Wesleyan my top choice because of baseball and it is close to both of my brothers."
- Selected VWC over Old Dominion University and the University of Texas at San Antonio
VWC Career Statistics
- Helped guide Cobham to a 22-1 record as a senior
- Hit .397 and compiled a 1.96 ERA as a senior
- Selected as his team's Most Valuable Player as a sophomore and junior
- Coaches Award recipient as a senior
- Contributed to a bronze medal as a sophomore, gold medal as a junior and senior medal as a sophomore in the ISST European baseball championships
- Voted to the ISST European baseball all-tournament team three consecutive years
- Honor Roll student
- Son of Zoe and David Mark Kirby; dad attended James Madison University and mom attended Southern Methodist University
- Born in Arlington, Texas
- Has two brothers, David and Charles, the latter a student at the Culinary Institute of Virginia
- Enjoys rap and vacation time in London
- Favorites include the movie "Inception" and the TV series "Lost" and "Sports Center"
- A fan of the Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant, the Boston Red Sox and actor Morgan Freeman
- Self-description in 10 words or less: "Hard-working, very determined attitude"
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "Being able to play the sport I love for as long as possible."
- The part of my game I've improved the most is: "Pitching."
- My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "To get playing time as a freshman and improve as much as possible."
- If I could possess one superpower it would be: "The ability to fly, because that would be sweet."
- People might be surprised to know: "I've lived in London for the past three years."
- It's the year 2025 and: "I have a successful, high-paying job, with a beautiful wife and maybe a couple of kids."