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Kelsey Bogaards
Kelsey Bogaards

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Palmetto

Height:
5-6

Position:
INF

Experience:
2L

Bats-Throws:
R-R

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014): Played in all 62 games as the primary shortshop...Batted an even .200 with 26 hits, 24 runs, five doubles, three home runs and 11 RBI...Slugged .308 with 17 walks and a .307 on-base percentage...Also stole two bases on two attempts...Tallied a .952 fielding percentage with 21 double plays and 11 errors...Appeared in all 24 conference games and batted .122 with six hits and seven RBI, upping her totals from 2013...Hit her first collegiate home run vs. ULM (2/8), part of a 2-for-2 game with three runs scored...Had five multi-hit games with a career-high tying three hits vs. South Carolina (5/7) in the first game of the SEC Tournament...Went 3-for-4 in that game with one run scored and one double...Set a new career-high for runs scored in a game after coming across home plate three times vs. ULM (2/8)...Hit a grand slam vs. Radford (3/14), setting another career-high for RBI in a game...Against Alabama State (4/23), she went 2-for-3 with one run scored and two doubles, also a career-high.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Appeared in 37 games with 35 starts ... Hit .179 with two doubles and four RBI ... Appeared in 14 SEC games, all starts ... Hit .038 with one RBI in league play ... Set season best with three hits against Middle Tennessee (March 1) ... Drove in season-high two runs in win vs. Middle Tennessee (March 13).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Steve Hager ... Lettered four years ... Earned all-county honors from 2009-10 and 2010-11 ... Hit .333 as a junior and .486 as a senior ... Three-year team captain.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Adda and Tom Bogaards ... Has one brother, Tommy and one sister, Krystal ... Father, Tom, played baseball at Florida International and brother, Tommy, played baseball at Brevard CC ... Major: Nursing.