Baylor adds three more home runs and picks up 40th win of the season
Stearns picks up 1st complete-game win since March 29; Hosack & Hays go yard for BU
Canion & Paul combine for shutout; Strickland & Landrith drive in two apiece
2005 Second-Team All-Big 12 Conference
2005 All-Big 12 Conference Tournament
2005 First-Team Academic All-Big 12 Conference
2005 First-Team CoSIDA Academic All-District VI
2005 Compass Bank Invitational All-Tournament
2005 Getterman Classic All-Tournament
2004 Second-Team All-Big 12 Conference
2004 First Team Academic All-Conference
2004 Getterman Classic All-Tournament
2004 Compass Bank Invitational All-Tournament
2003 Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
2003 Malahini Tournament Most Outstanding Player
2003 Compass Bank Invitational All-Tournament
2003 Mardi Gras Classic All-Tournament
2003 Getterman Classic All-Tournament
Big 12 Conference Player of the Week 3/11/03
2002 Fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
CAREER AT BAYLOR
Sixth on the career list with a .321 batting average ... Ranks second with 124 runs scored ... Career leader with 0.667 runs per game ... Ranks sixth with 166 hits ... Ninth on the career list with .892 hits per game ... Ranks sixth with 38 multiple-hit games ... Is second on the all-time list with 34 doubles ... Ranks tied for fourth with seven triples ... Enters the season as the career leader with 23 home runs ... Fourth all-time with 0.124 home runs per game ... Ranks tied for sixth with 71 RBI ... Is third on the all-time list with 283 total bases ... Ranks second all-time with a .547 career slugging percentage ... Is the career leader with 82 walks ... Ranks second all-time with 16 hit by pitch ... Third with a .427 on-base percentage ... Tied for seventh with three sacrifice flies ... Ranks fourth with 63 stolen bases and 76 stolen base attempts ... Ranks seventh with a .829 stolen base percentage.
Appeared in 61 games, starting 60 on the season ... Missed the final three games of the 2005 season after suffering an injury against Florida A&M (5/20) ... Earned second-team All-Big 12 Conference honors ... Was named to the All-Big 12 Conference Tournament team... Named to the Getterman Classic All-Tournament team ... Earned Compass Bank Invitational All-Tournament honors ... Was a first-team CoSIDA Academic All-District VI selection ... Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 Conference honors ... Ranked third on the team, fifth on the single-season Baylor list and sixth in the conference with 71 hits ... Established a new single-season school record and ranked second in the conference with 59 runs scored ... Established a new school record with 0.97 runs per game ... Ranked second on the team with a .368 batting average, the sixth-highest single season average in school history ... Finished the season second on the team, second on the single-season school list and second in the conference with five triples ... Tied for second on the team and seventh in the conference with 26 stolen bases ... Finished the season with 18 doubles to rank second on the team, second on the Baylor single-season list and fourth in the Big 12 Conference ... Established a new school record with 0.295 doubles per game ... Started the season collecting hits in her first 15 games, extending her hitting streak to 19, a new school record (5/2/04-2/18/05) ... Ranked third on the team and fourth on the single-season Baylor list with a .622 slugging percentage ... Led the team with 31 walks on the year, the second highest single-season total in school history ... Finished the season second on the team, fourth on the single-season school list and sixth in the conference with a .461 on-base percentage ... Led the team with a .987 fielding percentage ... Ranked third on the team and third on the single-season school list with 120 total bases ... Fourth on the team with seven home runs on the year ... Ranked tied for second in the conference with six doubles during conference play ... Was 2-for-3 with two home runs and three RBI in a win over McNeese State (2/9) ... Had a season-high 15-game hitting streak from 2/19-3/15 ... Went 3-for-4 with two doubles and a RBI in the win over Nebraska (4/10) ... Led the Big 12 Tournament in hitting with a .615 average (8-of-13) ... Went 3-for-3 with a run scored in a 7-3 win over Missouri to open tourney play (5/12) ... Scored three runs while going 2-for-4 in an 11-4 win over Texas A&M (5/12) ... Injured her knee sliding into second in the first inning against Florida A&M (5/20) at the NCAA Softball Championships ... After the injury, limped to the plate with the score tied at 5-5 in the sixth inning to hit the game-winning, two-out RBI single in the 9-5 win over Florida State (5/21) ... Ended the season on a five-game hitting streak.
Was a second-team All-Big 12 Conference selection ... Earned first-team academic All-Big 12 Conference honors ... Tied two school records and established new career highs with two home runs and six RBI in a win over No. 11 Tennessee ... Also had eight total bases in the victory, also establishing a new career high ... One of the two home runs against the Lady Vols was a grand slam ... Led the team with seven home runs on the season ... Seven home runs also ranked fifth in the conference ... Ranked fourth on the team with a .264 batting average ... Tied for the team lead and was seventh in the Big 12 Conference with 79 total bases ... Ranked second on the team with nine doubles on the season ... Was the only Lady Bear to collect four hits in a game on the year, when she went a perfect 4-for-4 in a victory over Wichita State ... Hit the only walk-off home run for the Lady Bears on the year, a two-run blast in the bottom of the tenth inning to defeat No. 9 Oklahoma 3-1 ... Had seven multiple-hit games on the year, including a 2-for-3 effort with a home run, a run scored and three RBI in a win over Iowa State ... Went 3-for-4 with a run scored and two RBI against UT-Chattanooga ... Tied for the team lead with six multiple-RBI games on the season ... Recorded her only triple on the season in a win over Houston ... Led the team with 15 walks and was second on the team with nine hit by pitch ... Stole 19 bases on the year for the Lady Bears to rank fourth on the team ... Had six assists in the outfield on the season along with 55 putouts.
Named Big 12 Player of the Week March 12 ... Finished second on the team and eighth all-time at Baylor with a .329 batting average ... Led the team in runs scored (36), home runs (9), total bases (84), slugging percentage (.575), walks (36) and on base percentage (.471) ... Also second on team in RBI (25), stolen bases (18) and extra-base hits (17) ... Along with Kim Wilmoth, led the team with 60 games played, making 59 starts ... Led the Big 12 Conference in on base percentage ... Also, ranked second in conference in walks, fourth in stolen bases, sixth in slugging percentage, seventh in total runs scored and eighth in batting average ... Ranked in Baylor's all-time single-season top 10 for batting average (eighth), runs (third), runs per game (third, 0.60), home runs (tied-second), home runs per game (third, 0.150), total bases (fifth), slugging percentage (second), hit by pitch (tied-fifth, four), stolen bases (tied-fifth) and stolen base attempts (tied-eighth, 21) ... Established school records for walks and on base percentage ... A consistent offensive threat, hit .328 with runners on base and .329 with bases empty ... Smashed right-handed pitching for a .355 average ... Was 2-for-2 with bases loaded ... Reached base safely 15 times in 35 leadoff opportunities (42.9 percent) ... Hit .333 (14-for-42) with runners in scoring position ... Successfully scored the run five times in 12 chances (41.7 percent) with a runner on third and less than two outs ... Hit .419 (18-for-43) with two outs, tops on team ... Second on team with 10 two-out RBI ... Successfully advanced the runner 56.4 percent of the time (44-of-78) ... Was 3-for-3 in stolen bases during conference ... Had 12 multiple-game hits, including three with three hits ... Had four multiple-RBI games, including one game with five RBI and one game with three RBI ... Enjoyed a 14-game hitting streak, longest on team ... Started 52 games in left field, five games at first base and two games in right field ... Went 1-for-1 with season individual game-high three walks, three stolen bases and one RBI Feb. 1 against Centenary ... Later that day, went 3-for-3 with a home run, a walk and an RBI against Florida ... Went 2-for-2 with season individual game-high five RBI and a home run Feb. 9 against Stephen F. Austin ... Hit safely in 14 consecutive games Feb. 16 through March 6, collecting two hits four times and three hits two times ... Went 3-for-4 with one RBI, one run scored and a stolen base Feb. 22 against Tulsa ... The following day against Tulsa, went 2-for-3 with three runs scored and an RBI ... Had two hits in three at bats with a double, a walk, an RBI and a run scored Feb. 28 against Texas Tech ... Went 1-for-1 with season individual game-high three walks and a stolen base March 1 against Wichita State ... The next day went 2-for-4 with a triple, a stolen base and season individual game-high four runs scored against Eastern Michigan ... Went 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored March 6 against Cal-Riverside ... Hit a home run in three consecutive games March 7-9, including a 2-for-2 day with a home run, a double, a walk and two runs scored March 8 against Boston College ... Enjoyed a 2-for-6 doubleheader with five RBI including a home run in the nightcap April 10 against Sam Houston State ... Went 2-for-3 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored April 13 at Iowa State ... Hit .500 (3-for-6) including a home run in two games at Kansas ... Went 2-for-4 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored May 2 against Missouri in the Big 12 Tournament.
Prepped at Elkins High School in Missouri City, Texas ... Earned four letters in softball for head coach James McClanahan ... Led the Knights to three district titles and a runner-up finish in 2000 ... Also led EHS to regional semifinals in 1999 and 2001 ... Guided the Knights to a third-place finish at 2002 state tournament ... Established school career records in home runs and RBI ... Hit .483 with a .576 on base percentage and 30 RBI as a junior ... Hit .433 with a .585 on base percentage, 42 RBI, six home runs and 30 walks as a senior ... 2002 first-team All-Greater Houston selection after earning second-team honors in 2001 ... Three-time first-team District 20-5A honoree ... Earned second-team all-district honors as a freshman ... Named first-team all-state in 2001 ... Also lettered in swimming and volleyball ... Swam the 50-meter freestyle, the 100-meter freestyle, the 200-meter medley relay and the 200-meter freestyle relay ... Helped establish school records in both relays ... Played middle blocker in volleyball ... Led Elkins to district titles in 2000 and in 2001 ... Volleyball team reached regional finals in 2000 and was ranked third nationally in 2001 ... Earned second-team all-district honors in 2001 ... Graduated cum laude and received academic excellence award all four years ... National Honor Society member.
Full name is Kelly Elizabeth Osburn ... Born Oct. 5, 1983, in Houston, Texas ... Daughter of Glen and Barb Osburn ... Has one brother, Jeff (24) ... Majoring in health science-pre-physical therapy.