2005 Conference USA All-Tournament Team
One of only two players to compete in all 61 games and has started the last 120 games during his career... Led all defenders with 134 assists from the field... Batted 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBIs against Texas Tech during the finale of the Houston College Classic... Went 2-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs in the series finale at No. 23 Arizona State... Teamed with Brad Lincoln on back-to-back homers in the third inning against the Sun Devils... Batted 3-for-5 with a run, double, stolen base and RBI against Northwestern State... Scored an insurance run in the eighth inning after drawing a leadoff walk against Monmouth in the series opener... Went 3-for-4 with a run, double and three RBIs in the Monmouth series finale... Batted 3-for-5 with a run, double and RBI in the series opener at No. 8 LSU... Went 2-for-5 with a run against Lamar... Batted 2-for-4 in the series opener at UC Irvine... Went 2-for-3 with a run, triple and RBI in the second game against the Anteaters... Batted 2-for-4 with a run in the Marshall series opener... Went 2-for-6 with a home run in the middle game of the East Carolina series... Batted 3-for-5 with three runs, two doubles and two RBIs against McNeese State... Went 3-for-5 with three runs and a triple at McNeese State... Batted 2-for-5 with a home runs, two runs and four RBIs in the series opener at No. 22 Southern Miss... Went 2-for-5 with a double, stolen base and run at Texas A&M... Batted 3-for-5 with a double in the middle game of the Memphis series... Went 2-for-5 with a run during the UAB series opener... Blasted a solo home run in the middle game of the UAB series... Knocked in the game-winning run with a two-out single in the seventh inning against UCF during the middle game of that series... Knocked in three runs and scored twice at Sam Houston State. C-USA Tournament: Recorded a pair of RBIs against Marshall.
Was one of only three players to start all 59 games... Finished third on team with a .341 batting average and led all Cougar sluggers with 58 RBIs... Placed third on team with seven home runs and led all players with 152 defensive assists... Hit safely in all three games during the Minute Maid Park College Classic... Tied the game in the sixth inning with an RBI-single against Pepperdine in the series opener... Went 2-for-5 with two runs and three RBIs against Pepperdine in the series finale... Teamed with Stephen Whalen for back-to-back home runs against the Waves... Batted 2-for-4 against LSU in the nightcap of a doubleheader... Went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI and two runs scored against Loyola Marymount in the series finale... Batted 2-for-4 against Sam Houston State... Went 2-for-5 with a run against Memphis in the series finale... Pulled the Cougars to within a run with a two-run double against No. 31 UAB in the second game of that series... Enjoyed a career game against Cincinnati in the nightcap of a doubleheader... Tied a school record with five hits, including two home runs, and added eight RBIs against the Bearcats... Blasted a two-run homer in the second game of the Louisville series... Scored three runs at No. 15 Baylor... Went 3-for-4 with two runs, two RBIs and a double in the Louisville series finale... Batted 2-for-5 with a run and two RBIs at No. 1 Tulane in the series opener... Went 2-for-4 at No. 1 Tulane in the middle game of that series... Batted 4-for-5 with a home run, double, two runs scored and four RBIs at Sam Houston State... Went 2-for-4 with a run, double and two RBIs in the middle game of the USF series... Batted 2-for-4 in the USF series finale... Scored the game-winning run and went 2-for-4 with a run, double and two RBIs against Texas Southern... Slapped a two-run single in the bottom of the eighth and eventually scored in the series opener against Saint Louis... Went 2-for-6 in the middle game of the Saint Louis series.... Recorded a pair of RBIs in the Saint Louis series finale... Went 3-for-6 with two runs and two RBIs in the Charlotte series opener... Batted 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in the middle game of the Charlotte series... Scored the winning run against No. 11 Rice during Game Five of the Sterling Bank Silver Glove Series... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI in the series opener against No. 30 Southern Miss... Scored two runs and added an RBI in the middle game of the series against No. 30 Southern Miss. C-USA Tournament: Was the Cougars' lone selection to the Conference USA All-Tournament Team... Went 3-for-5 with a run, solo homer and three RBIs against East Carolina.
Appeared in 12 games with four starts against Texas Tech and all three games during the regular-season series against C-USA rival TCU... Made his collegiate debut and first career start against Texas Tech at First American Bank Ballpark... Helped turn a double play on his first defensive play as a Cougar... Recorded his first career RBI and scored a run against TCU in the series finale.
SAM RAYBURN HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered for head coach Billy Hurry... Was an All-District First-Team honoree at both shortstop and pitcher as a senior... Also named to All-Greater Houston team as a senior... Second-Team selection at shortstop following his junior season.
Full name is Dustin Wade Kingsbury... Born on Aug. 22, 1985, in Pasadena, Texas... Son of James Kingsbury... Business finance major... Also recruited by Texas Lutheran and Concordia.
Runs: 3, done four times; Most recently at McNeese State (April 11, 2006)
Hits: 5, at Cincinnati (April 3 (G2), 2005)
RBIs: 8, at Cincinnati (April 3 (G2), 2005)
Home Runs: 2, at Cincinnati (April 3 (G2), 2005)
Doubles: 2, vs. McNeese State (April 4, 2006)
Hitting Streak: 13 games (April 3 (G2)-29, 2005)