Joselynn Yates

#22 Joselynn Yates

YR. R-Jr.
HOMETOWN Olathe, Kan.
As a Redshirt Junior:
Batted .270 (31-for-115) with seven doubles and a team leading 18 RBI… played in 44 games, starting 43… recorded a career high four hits in as many at bats with a double and two RBI against Murray State (4/9)… went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI in game one against MSU (4/9)… lone home run of the season was a grand slam at Austin Peay (4/10)… went 2-for-3 with a double a run and an RBI against Southern (2/28)… drove in two runs and scored once in a 2-for-4 performance against Southern (2/27)… opened the season going 1-for-2 with a walk, two runs and a double versus Mississippi Valley State (2/12).

As a Redshirt Sophomore:
Was named to the Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer team…second on the team with a .301 batting average (40-for-133)…finished the season with 17 runs, 17 RBI, 16 walks, six doubles, a triple and a home run…one of two Tigers to start all 48 games, one of four to play in every contest...registered a season high three hits in four at bats and added a walk, a run and drove in a run against Austin Peay (3/21)...hit first career home run in a 1-for-3, three RBI outing against Northern Kentucky (3/11)...finished with 12 multi-hit games on the season, the last a 2-for-4, one run and one RBI outing at Eastern Illinois (4/18)…went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI against Tennessee Tech (3/15)...delivered a two hit performance in first game as a Tiger versus Incarnate Word (2/6)...finished 2-for-4 with a run, a double, a triple, a walk and an RBI at Alabama A&M (2/13).

At Butler CC:
Batted .339 with 43 hits in 127 at bats as a red-shirt freshman… helped BCC claim a fourth place finish at the NJCAA World Series...played 45 games and hit seven doubles and four home runs, while scoring 25 times and driving in 27…gained a spot on the All-American team as an Honorable Mention selection…did not play in her first season due to injury
At Olathe South HS:
Played for Mike Allen at OSHS helping her squad to a pair of second place finishes at the Kansas State Tournament…an All-Conference and All-State selection in all four years…earned All-League honors in basketball for OSHS

Joselynn Yates...Daughter of Jimmie and Melissa Dean...has six siblings...Birthday April 7...Major Psychology