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Julie  Kernen
13   Julie Kernen


St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Oakville HS






Barrett is three-time selection, Kernen earns second academic team honor



Barrett is Player of the Year, Creger is Pitcher of the Year, Bargfeldt is Coach of the Year


Tulsa Opens 2014 Season at FAU Kick-Off Classic

Golden Hurricane plays two games Friday, two games Saturday and one game Sunday


Softball Season Ends in NCAA Lincoln Regional

Golden Hurricane falls to Northern Iowa, 2-1, Saturday


No. 24 Softball Falls to No. 14 Stanford, 4-2, in NCAA Regional Opener

Kernen two-run home run leads Hurricane


Tulsa Softball vs. Arkansas

Tulsa Softball vs. Arkansas March 31, 2015 Photos: Bill Powell

Career at Tulsa: A three-year letterwinner ... has played in 162 games with 137 starts ... has a .272 batting average with 89 RBI, 61 runs scored, 28 doubles, 17 home runs, 58 walks, a .472 slugging percentage and a .377 on-base percentage ... has 849 putouts, 28 assists and just 12 errors for a .987 fielding percentage at first base.

Junior (2014): Played in 61 games with 50 starts at first base ... First Team All-Conference USA ... C-USA All-Academic Team ... hit .318 with 41 RBI, 24 runs scored, 17 doubles, seven home runs, 19 walks, a .565 slugging percentage, and a .408 on-base percentage ... had 298 putouts, 13 assists and seven errors for a .978 fielding percentage ... had 10 multiple RBI games and 10 multiple hit games ... in her final 34 games, she hit .395 (32-for-81) with 33 RBI, 16 runs, six home runs and 10 doubles ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI double vs. McNeese State (2/15) ... was 1-for-2 with a home run at Marshall (3/15; G1) ... doubled, drove in two runs and scored vs. Charlotte (3/22; G2) ... homered and drove in three runs vs. Charlotte (3/23) ... went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI vs. UTEP (3/30) ... hit two home runs vs. East Carolina (4/12; G1) ... was 2-for-3 with a home run, two RBI and two runs at UTSA (4/18; G2) ... went 3-for-3 with two doubles, five RBI and a run vs. Middle Tennessee (4/26; G1) ... was 5-for-6 with a homer, three doubles, nine RBI and three runs in the Middle Tennessee series (4/26-27) ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI vs. Marshall in the C-USA Championship final ... was 2-for-3 in NCAA Regional opener vs. Houston (5/16) ... scored a run in NCAA Regional vs. No. 17 Baylor (5/17) ... doubled in NCAA Regional final vs. No. 17 Baylor (5/18).

Sophomore (2013): Played in 58 games with 58 starts at first base ... hit .286 with 41 RBI, 31 runs scored, eight doubles, a team-high nine home runs, 25 walks, a 513 slugging percentage and a .399 on-base percentage ... had 352 putouts, 12 assists and just three errors for a .992 fielding percentage ... had 11 multiple RBI games - which ranked second on the team - and 10 multiple hit games ... homered and drove in three runs in 9-6 win over No. 25 Hofstra ... had two hits and an RBI in the 7-4 win at No. 6 Texas ... had two doubles, scored two runs and drove in a run vs. Lamar (2/23) ... had a pair of hits vs. Oklahoma State (3/6) ... hit a double, scored a run and had two RBI vs. Marshall (3/10) ... went 2-for-3 with a home run, a double, two RBI and two runs vs. Indiana State (3/14) ... had a pair of hits and three RBI, plus 14 putouts in Game 2 in a doubleheader at Memphis (3/16) ... was 3-for-7 with a home run, walk and three RBI in a doubleheader vs. UCF (3/29) ... went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBI at East Carolina (4/7) ... went 3-for-6 with a home run, two walks, three RBI and three runs in series vs. UAB (4/13-14) ... homered and scored twice at Oklahoma State (4/24) ... tied a school record with six RBI, going 4-for-4 with two doubles and two runs at UTEP (4/27; G1) ... went 2-for-3 with two home runs in Game 1, added two RBI and a single in Game 2 vs. Southern Miss (5/4) ... hit a two-run home run in the NCAA Regional vs. No. 14 Stanford (5/17) ... went 2-for-3 in the NCAA Regional vs. Northern Iowa (5/18).

Freshman (2012): Played in 43 games with 29 starts at first base ... C-USA All-Freshman Team selection ... hit .143 with a .282 on-base percentage, .233 slugging percentage, seven RBI, four extra base hits, six runs scored and 14 walks ... had a .990 fielding percentage with 199 putouts and just two errors all season in 204 chances ... worked her way into the starting lineup immediately with 20 starts in the first 23 games, and was a key player at the end of the season ... had four hits in her final 11 at-bats (.364) with a home run and two runs in her last 10 games ... homered in Tulsa's C-USA Tournament win over Southern Miss (5/10) ... had a hit in the NCAA Regional vs. No. 4 Oklahoma (5/19) ... drove in a run vs. Houston (4/21; G2) ... was 2-for-3 with an RBI at UCF (3/11) ... had a hit and scored a run vs. North Texas (3/2), and had a hit and drove in a run vs. Loyola Chicago (3/3) ... drove in runs vs. Mississippi Valley State (2/11) and Rutgers (2/12) on the first weekend of the season.

High School: A four-year letterwinner in softball at Oakville Senior High School ... as a senior, she led her team to the Missouri State Championship, earning all-state honors after hitting .536, with .606 on-base percentage and a .917 slugging percentage with 45 hits, 14 doubles and 35 RBI ... three-time first-team all-state infielder, and was a second-team all-state selection as a freshman ... also lettered three times in track and field and twice in basketball

Personal: Born Julianne Marie Kernen on July 27, 1992 in St. Louis, Mo. ... daughter of Keith and Linda Kernen ... has two sisters ... mother played basketball at Southeast Missouri State ... the most memorable place she has been is Italy, where she studied abroad in the summer of 2013 ... favorite professional athletes are Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh ... favorite books are the Harry Potter series ... enjoys any Disney movie ... favorite TV show is "Glee" ... she can juggle, and balance a bat on her nose ... major is speech language pathology.