NEW CONCORD — Muskingum University basketball senior forward Kyle Clinedinst, a graduate of Mount Vernon High School, will travel to Italy next summer to play for the American International Sports Teams. Clinedinst’s Italy tour, which will feature four to five games in a 10-day period, will run May 25 through June 3, 2012.
Last season, Clinedinst ranked in the top 10 in the OAC with his team-best 14.7 points and nine rebounds-per-game average. He shot .443 from the field with 45 steals, 39 assists and 15 blocked shots. Clinedinst was honored for his play with OAC Player of the Week accolades.
The American International Sports Teams was founded in 2002. They consist of nine different teams from nine different sports. Teams will be made up of NCAA Division I, II, III, Jr. College and NAIA student-athletes. The tour in Italy will travel to Rome, Florence, San Marino, Remini Beach and Como.