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Kailey Yarmer
10   Kailey Yarmer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Scottsdale, Ariz.

High School:
Horizon HS

Last College:
Phoenix College

Height:
5-9

Position:
SS

Birthdate:
06/19/1987

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


Career at Tulsa: Returning starter at shortstop ... Started all 58 games in which she has appeared.

Junior (2008): Played in and started 58 games, which she split between third base and shortstop, along with two starts as the designated player ... hit .224 for the season with 37 hits, 29 runs scored, 10 doubles and 26 RBI ... recorded 11 multiple hit games and five multiple RBI games ... against Utah State on Feb. 15, she went 2-for-5 with one RBI, two runs scored and two doubles ... against Penn State on March 2, she went 3-for-4 with two RBI and one run scored ... in the second game of a double-header against UTEP on March 15, she went 2-for-3 with one RBI, two runs scored and one home run, and the next day she went 2-for-2 with one RBI, one run scored, one double and one walk ... in the second game of a double-header against East Carolina on March 29, she went 1-for-1 with five RBI, one run scored, a grand slam (her first career), one walk and one sacrifice fly ... in the first game of a double-header against Central Arkansas on April 22, she went 1-for-3 with two RBI, one run scored, one double and one walk ... in the second game of a double-header against Memphis on May 3, she went 1-for-2 with two RBI and one run scored.

Prior to Tulsa: Transferred from Phoenix College ... helped lead the Bears to a pair of junior college national titles ... earned NFCA All-America honors in 2007, as well as all-conference honors ... was also a two-time all-region honoree ... posted a .444 batting average with 91 hits as a sophomore, including 19 doubles, two triples and 24 home runs with 93 RBI ... was also 17-for-17 in stolen bases for the Bears ... as a freshman, recorded 76 hits, with 20 doubles, two triples and four home runs, for a .425 batting average ... stole 13 bases in 15 attempts ... finished with a career slugging percentage of .760 ... played in the University Games, helping Team USA to a 3-1 pool record.

High School: Graduated from Horizon High School in Scottsdale, Ariz. ... was also a three-year letterwinner at Sandia High School in Albuquerque, N.M. ... posted a 30-8 record in the pitching circle for the Matadors of Sandia ... recorded a 0.88 ERA as a sophomore and a 0.47 ERA as a junior, including 88 and 129 strikeouts, respectively ... earned all-metro honors by the Albuquerque Tribune as a junior ... was an All-Arizona Team honorable mention selection, despite missing most of her senior season with a knee injury ... still helped the Huskies post a 30-6 record.

Personal: Born Kailey Ann Yarmer on June 19, 1987 in Denver, Colo. ... daughter of Lance and Pamela Yarmer ... has one sister - Kelsey, 19 and one brother - Payden, 18 ... her biggest sports thrill is winning the junior college national championship her freshman and sophomore years ... she chose her jersey number because it stands for "perfect 10" ... major is chemical engineering.

Yarmer's Career Hitting Statistics

Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2008....  .224  58-58   165   29   37  10   1   2   26   55  .333  17   3  47   1  .303   3   2   8-12    77 113  17  .918
TOTAL...  .224  58-58   165   29   37  10   1   2   26   55  .333  17   3  47   1  .303   3   2   8-12    77 113  17  .918