Played his first two collegiate seasons at Crowder College in Neosho, Mo.
Helped the Roughriders to a fifth-place finish in the JUCO World Series in 2010
Served as Crowder's closer in 2010, logging 13 saves, a 4-3 record, a 3.16 ERA and 43 strikeouts in 37 innings
Went 1-0 with a 3.60 ERA and 23 strikeouts in 20 innings as a freshman at Crowder
All-district, all-conference and all-Ozarks outfielder as a senior at Glendale High in Springfield
Chosen by Colorado in the 37th round of the 2010 draft
Son of Kevin and Dana Kickham
Born December 12, 1988 in St. Louis, Mo.
Father played tennis at Truman State and mother played volleyball at Florida Southern
Twin brother Mike played at MSU in 2010 and signed with San Francisco as a sixth-round pick
Studying exercise and movement science at Missouri State