|Hometown:||Webb City, Mo.|
|High School:||Webb City HS|
|Previous School:||North Central (Texas) CC|
Personal - Originally from Webb City, Derek spent the last two years playing for Coach Hillerman at North Central CC. In 10 starts last season Derek was 4-6 with a 4.68 ERA, 27 K's, 18 BB's, and had 2 complete games in 50 innings pitched.
Personal - He is the son of Jackie McKibben and plans to major in elementary education.