Tuesday, Jun 27

7:05 PM

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2017 Roster

Olivia Watkins

Position: IF
College Experience: University of Western Kentucky
Bats: L
Throws: R
Twitter: @_Le_Chocolat
Instagram: @_le_chocolat

Watkins was a standout 2nd baseman at Western Kentucky University (WKU). At WKU, Watkins was a two-time NFCA All-Region honoree and a two-time All-Sun Belt Conference First Team selection, along with being named SBC Preseason Player of the Year prior to her senior season in 2014. A consistent speed threat in the lineup, Watkins finished her career as the all-time leader in batting average (.380), stolen bases (117) and stolen base attempts (129), while ranking in the top five in career runs (130), hits (200), multi-hit games (55), hit streaks (13, twice) and on-base percentage (.421). The speedy middle infielder entered the NPF in 2014 after signing a free agent contract with the Akron Racers. While with the racers, she proved to be a speedster at the top of the line up for 21 games during the 2014 season. During her first season in the NPF she earned a .600 stolen base percentage and crossed the dish 11 times. Watkins was also an asse
Career Highlights:
First Team All-Region (2013) 
First Team All-Conference Selection (2013, ’14) 
Sun Belt Conference All-Tournament Team (2013, ’14) 
Third Team All-Region (2014) 
Preseason Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year (2014) 
Ranked 19th in the Nation in Stolen Bases per game (.62) (2013) 
Led Sun Belt and WKU in Stolen Bases (38) (2013) 
All-time leader at WKU in: Batting Average (.380), Stolen Bases (117), and stolen base attempts (129)
Ranked in Career Top 5 in: Runs (130), Hits (200), Multi-hit (55), Hit Streak (13, twice), and On-base percentage (.421)


# Name POS
8 Rachel Fox P
11 Sara Plourde P
14 Monica Abbott P
20 Morgan Foley P
21 Morgan Melloh P
49 Miranda Kramer P
77 Cheridan Hawkins P


# Name POS
13 Meagan May Whitley C
25 Taylor Edwards C


# Name POS
0 Ali Aguilar - DRAFTEE SS
0 Nikki Udria - DRAFTEE IF
1 Hannah Flippen IF
2 Amanda Fama 3B
4 Olivia Watkins IF
9 Kayla Winkfield IF
15 Nerissa Myers 2B
18 Britt Vonk 1B
23 Christian Stokes SS
35 Alisa Goler IF
53 Jade Rhodes IF
99 MJ Knighten IF


# Name POS
6 Kiki Stokes OF
12 Christi Orgeron OF
22 Brittany Cervantes OF
28 Morgan Zerkle OF
43 Allexis Bennett OF
44 Brianna Cherry OF