In his off time, Kippen says he enjoys playing the piano and spending time with his family.
Kippen will play baseball at Southern Wesleyan University in South Carolina beginning in the fall.
He says he plans to study pre-law.
To watch our feature of Kippen, click here.
The Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppe NewsChannel 9 Athlete of the Week is designed to honor Section III varsity members who embody the true meaning of student-athlete.
This award doesn't just recognize athletic ability. The recipient may not always be the "star" player, but is also someone who is a great example in the classroom and the community.
Athletes can be nominated by a coach, athletic director or teacher. Please send your nominations to Sports@LocalSYR.com.
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