Kate Morris

#21 Kate Morris

YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Lawrenceburg, Tenn.
PREV. SCHOOL Lawrence County HS
As a Senior:
Has played in 26 games this season, starting 24...picked up a double, a run and an RBI against Tennessee Tech (3/15)...went 2-for-5 as she drove in a run and scored against Austin Peay (3/21)...collected four hits in seven at bats with two doubles, three RBI and a run scored in a double header against Northern Kentucky (3/11)...tied a career high with four RBI in a 2-for-4 with a home run performance versus Jackson State (3/6)...went 3-for-5 with two doubles versus Grambling (3/7)...finished 2-for-3 with two doubles, a walk, an RBI and three runs scored versus Alabama A&M (3/8)...was 1-for-3 with a walk versus #24 South Alabama...finished 1-for-3 with an RBI double against Alabama A&M (2/24)...collected a hit in her first at bat of the season vs. Incarnate Word (2/6)

As a Junior:
One of five players to start all 56 games… batted .267 with 46 hits in 172 at bats, increasing her batting average 100 points from her sophomore season… led the team with 30 RBI, the mark is tied for the second highest in a single season in program history… hit a career high nine doubles…registered 11 multi-hit and nine multi-RBI games… earned 13 walks for a .317 on base percentage, notched a career high two walks against New Mexico (2/16)… opened the season with a 2-for-3 performance, including a double and the game winning three-run home run against East Tennessee State (2/7)… went 2-for-5 with a double and three RBI versus Grand Canyon on Feb. 13 and followed up with a two-double, two-RBI game against GCU a day later (2/14)… recorded first career three-hit game at Austin Peay (3/23)… tied a career high with four RBI in the final game of the season at Belmont (5/4)… closed out the season on a four-game hitting streak

As a Sophomore:
Started in 43 games and played in 48… went 2-for-4 with four RBI and a game-ending home run against Alabama State (3/8)… hit first career home run versus Savannah State (3/2)… registered 11 putouts against Mississippi Valley State (3/10) and in game against Austin Peay (4/21)… set a school single season record with a .993 fielding percentage securing 142 putouts, six assists and committing just one error

As a Freshman:
Saw action in 49 of 54 games during the season, including 44 starts ... batted .188 on the season  with 22 hits ... had four multi-hit games on the season ... went 1-for-2 with an RBI, run scored and a walk vs. Jackson State (2/24) ... had a double and three RBI's vs. Tennessee Tech (3/25)

At Lawrence County HS:
Helped team to four consecutive regional appearances... A member of only the second team in school history to reach Sub-State... Class set new school record with 112 wins over a four-year span... As a senior, hit two home runs and drove in 38 runs with a .336 batting average
Bailey Kathryn Morris... Born in Lawrenceburg, Tenn... Daughter of Joey and Shelley... has one brother, Kyle, 21... twin sister, Shea, is a member of the Tiger softball team... Major undecided... Birthday May 21