Howe signs to play baseball at Kentucky

Christian Howe poses with his parents, Gordy and Barbara, after signing a letter of intent to play baseball for the University of Kentucky. – Photo submitted

Christian Howe, a right-handed pitcher-third baseman at Danville, signed a letter-of-intent Monday to play for the University of Kentucky. Howe went 6-2 with 69 strikeouts in 50 1/3 innings with a 2.78 earned-run average as a sophomore in 2019. He also batted .415 with six home runs and 49 RBIs. He won the Admirals’ home run derby competition earlier this fall.