Kirksey helped lead LSU-Eunice to an NJCAA Division 2 World Series title this season. The Ole Miss bound Kirksey set a single season record in triples at LSUE in 2009 with nine. He batted .3.6 this season with six doubles, nine homers and 36 RBIs. For his career, he is fifth all-time in the LSU-Eunice single-season record books with 66 RBI’s (2009), as well as fifth all-time in slugging percentage with .674 (2009). Kirksey was drafted 19th in the 41st round of the 2009 MLB draft by the Toronto Blue Jays and has also signed a letter of intent with Mississippi.