Name: Kelly Barnhill
Sport: Softball
Discipline(s): Softball
Position: Pitcher
Height: 5'8"
DOB: 3/31/1997
Birthplace: Marietta, Ga.
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.
High School: Pope High School
College: University of Florida
Team/Club: EC Bullets Gold - Greg Schnute
World Championship Experience
  • 2016 WBSC Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Pitched four innings with four strikeouts and two hits allowed
  • 2015 WBSC Junior Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Led the U.S. staff with a 6-0 record, 51 strikeouts and a 0.54 ERA in 26 innings pitched
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 Pan American Championship Gold Medalist; Struck out 40 batters in 20 innings pitched with a 3-0 record and a 0.35 ERA
  • 2017 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year
  • 2017 ESPY for Best Female Collegiate Athlete
Personal: Wears No. 11...Parents are Jeter and Susie Barnhill...Dream job is to work for a transnational corporation after playing professional softball in the USA and overseas in Japan and Europe...Has four pets, a chocolate lab (Hershey) and three cats (Simba, Cleopatra, and Pepper)...Favorite sport besides softball is volleyball...Three favorite TV shows are White Collar, Reign, and The 100...Three favorite drinks are sweet tea, skim milk, and water
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COLLEGIATE HONORS

2017: Awarded USA Softball Player of the Year, SEC Pitcher of the Year, All-SEC First Team, NFCA All-Southeast Region First Team, SEC Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 20, April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2) ...USA Softball Co-Player of the Week (April 18) ...Louisville Slugger/NFCA Pitcher of the Week (April 18) ...espnW Player of the Week (April 18) ...CoSIDA All-American Firs Team

2016: NFCA Freshman of the Year Top Three Finalist ...Third Team All-Southeast Region ...SEC All-Freshman Team ...SEC Freshman of the Week (March 21, May 9) ...SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll.

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