Ben Welch signs with Kentucky Christian University

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - The latest college signing comes from Prestonsburg.

Ben Welch who is a senior for the Blackcats signed with Kentucky Christian University to continue his baseball career at the next level.

Welch helped lead the Blackcats to the 58th district championship last spring and an overall record of 24-10 to close out the season.

Ben signed with KCU to play as a pitcher.