UNC Softball Bio
22 Jenna Kelly
Kelly Kelly 773515

Junior Season: Started all 50 games played, • Named to the All-ACC Second Team and the All-ACC Academic team • Batted .338 with 50 hits, 11 homeruns 39 RBIs and 34 runs scored  • Tallied 318 putouts for a fielding percentage of .994  • Blasted a walk-off three-run homer vs. Maryland (3/23).

Sophomore Season: Started 54 of 57 games played, primarily at first base • Named to the All-ACC Academic team • Registered 281 putouts with a solid .993 fielding percentage • Batted .288 with 38 hits, 19 RBIs and 18 runs scored • Recorded a .409 on-base percentage and .439 slugging • Also tallied four homers and posted four hits in a series-opening win over Georgia Tech (4/21). 

Freshman Season: Appeared in 16 games and started 13 at first base and as a designated player • Registered eight hits and seven runs in 33 at bats • Hit her first home run on Feb. 22 against Longwood • Hammered three home runs and 12 RBIs on the year • Redshirted the remainder of the season.

Prep: Captained the Saugus varsity softball team all four years • Named to the California High School all-state second team in 2011 • Saugus team MVP three times • Member of the 2011 Foothill League championship team • Played in the 2011 Senior All-Star LA County game and was named the game's Best Offensive Player • Member of the So Cal Athletics, who won the 18U Premier National Championship in 2010 and 2011 • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Majoring in biology • SAAC Representative • Participates in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the GAP Year program and also serves as a Creed Mentor • Her uncle Lance Junker played Minor League Baseball and once hit two grand slams in one inning • Career aspirations are to become an orthodontist • Daughter of William and Cynthia Kelly • Born Jenna Leanne Kelly on Feb. 25 in Santa Clarita, Calif.

Kelly's Career Statistics:

Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI SLG. BB SO SB-SA
2012 .235 16-13 34 7 8 1 0 3 18 12 .529 4 9 0-0
2013 .288 57-54 132 18 38 8 0 4 58 18 .439 14 27 3-4
Total .277 73-67 166 25 46 9 0 7 76 40 .458 18 36 3-4
Position: 1st Base
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Clarita, Calif.
High School: Saugus
UNC North Carolina Softball


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