Kling: Focused on States, Looking Forward to Future
June 16, 2022
Central High School star baseball player Paxton Kling is excited for what the future holds, but he is also focused on bringing home a state championship, something the Dragons haven't won since 2017. The senior's life has been filled with many accomplishments, including six games with the U.S. national under-18 team, commitment to Louisiana State University (LSU), and MLB draft buzz.
Playing in the majors was always a dream for Kling, but he never thought he had a shot until his sophomore year. "It was always a hope," Kling said. "I think it really started to hit me around 16 when I starte...