Name: Kelly Kretschman
Sport: Softball
Discipline(s): Softball
Position: Outfield
Height: 5'6"
DOB: 8/26/1979
Birthplace: Smithtown
Hometown: Indian Harbour Beach, Fla.
College: Alabama - 2001
Team/Club: Clearwater Lady Bombers
Olympic Experience
  • 2008 Olympic Silver Medalist; Hit .348 (8-for-23) with one home run, five runs scored and six RBI
  • 2004 Olympic Gold Medalist; Hit .333 (7-for-21) with one home run, four runs scored and five RBI
  • Alternate for the 2000 Olympic Games
Other Career Highlights
  • 2007 Pan American Games Gold Medalist; Hit .250 (2-for-8) with one run scored
  • 2007 World Cup of Softball Gold Medalist; Hit .346 (4-for-11) with two RBI and one home run
  • 2005 World Cup of Softball Silver Medalist; Hit .429 (3-for-7) with one RBI
  • 2003 Gold Medalist at Canada Cup with Elite Team; Hit .355 (11-for-31) with six RBI
Personal: Wears No. 21...Parents are Ken and Susan Kretschman...Personal motto: Have fun! If you aren't having fun in what you are doing, it's not worth doing at all!...What non-softball sport would she like to try: bobsledding...On what it means to play for USA Softball: "The greatest honor anyone could ever have. It's a dream come true to wear USA across your chest and represent the greatest country in the world."
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COLLEGIATE HONORS

2001: NFCA First Team All-American...First Team All-SEC...SEC Academic Honor Roll

2000: NFCA First Team All-American...First Team All-SEC...SEC Academic Honor Roll 

1999: NFCA Second Team All-American...First Team All-SEC...SEC Academic Honor Roll

1998: NFCA Second Team All-American...Second Team All-SEC