Softball



    1 Kristin King  
    Kristin King

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fort Branch, Ind.

    High School:
    Gibson Southern

    Height:
    5-6

    Position:
    INF/UTL

    B-T:
    R-R


    SENIOR YEAR (2010)
    Appeared in 34 games and was part of the starting lineup for 28 games...brought in 3 runs and 3 RBI for the year...went 2-for-3 with an RBI against Central Arkansas (2/28) and 1-for-2 against Ball State (4/14)... walked and went 1-for-2 against Minnesota (4/18) ... named Academic All-Big Ten ... garnered NFCA Scholar-Athlete accolades.

    JUNIOR YEAR (2009)
    Saw action in 40 games and made 22 starts ... started 17 games at third base, four at shortstop and one in right field ... got the starting nod at third base in the second game against Ohio State (4/8) and stayed there for the rest of the season ... posted a .208 batting average on the yearscored eight runs and added three sacrifice hits ... had a breakout two-game series at Michigan State, picking up her first career hit in game one (4/11) with a drive off the wall in left field ... followed it up with a two-run double in the eighth inning of game two (4/12) ... had a pair of run-scoring singles in game two against Ball State (4/22) ... named NFCA Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten ... earned the team's Most Improved Award.

    SOPHOMORE YEAR (2008)
    Played in 30 games as a pinch-runner and in the outfield, making seven starts on the year ... scored six runs ... started two games for the Hoosiers at the Campbell-Cartier Tournament to open the season ... drew a walk and scored a run after earning a start against Sam Houston State (3/7) ... also scored a run against Fairfield (3/9) ... made her fourth start of the season against Boston Univeristy (3/12), but got her first two at bats of the season in the game ... scored a run against Rutgers (3/14) ... came on as defensive replacement against UIC (3/21) and made her first appearance at shortstop, after primarily being used an outfielder this season, and recorded one assist ... scored a run as a pinch-runner in game two at Kentucky (4/1) ... got the start in game one at Michigan State (4/20) and drew a walk in two plate appearances ... entered the game as a pinch-runner against Illinois (4/26) and scored a run ... earned the starting nod in right field for the final two regular season games against Purdue ... earned academic All-Big Ten distinction.

    FRESHMAN YEAR (2007)
    Appeared in 22 games, mostly in a pinch-running role ... scored five runs on the season ... drew two walks and laid down a sacrifice bunt ... earned her first two career starts in a doubleheader at Kentucky on April 25 ... was flawless in the field, recording a pair of putouts in as many chances.

    PREP/PERSONAL
    Led Gibson Southern to the Indiana state title in 2003 and 2005 ... earned honorable mention all-conference honors as a senior to go along with an all-county selection ... also a standout on the Gibson Southern basketball team ... played on the Southern Indiana RBIs in the summer of 2006 ... daughter of David and Laverne King ... has one brother, Kyle ... intends to major in secondary math education.

    Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
    2007....  .000  22-2      6    5    0   0   0   0    0    0  .000   2   0   4   0  .250   0   1   0-0      2   0   0 1.000
    2008....  .000  30-7      7    6    0   0   0   0    0    0  .000   2   0   4   0  .222   0   0   0-1      5   2   2  .778
    2009....  .206  40-22    34    8    7   3   0   0    5   10  .294   6   0  17   0  .325   0   3   0-1     25  36  11  .847
    2010....  .125  34-28    56    3    7   1   0   0    3    8  .143   8   1  20   2  .246   0   1   4-4     44  53  12  .890
    TOTAL...  .136 126-59   103   22   14   4   0   0    8   18  .175  18   1  45   2  .270   0   5   4-6     76  91  25  .870

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