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Kyla  Walker

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Franklin, Texas

High School:
Franklin

Height:
5-2

Position:
OF

Experience:
2L

05/21/2018

No. 18/16 SB Falls to No. 14/14 Texas A&M in Regional Final

Lady Bears end season in College Station

05/19/2018

No. 18/16 SBs Advances to Regional Final in Dominating Effort

Lady Bears punch ticket to finals on no-hitter, run rule wins

05/18/2018

No. 18/16 SB Slips to McNeese in NCAA Opener

Lady Bears late rally unable to overcome eight-run deficit

05/17/2018

SB Earns Five All-Region Selections

Lady Bears match program record with four first team honorees

05/17/2018

SB Kicks Off NCAA Tournament Play in College Station

Lady Bears open postseason facing McNeese

06/01/2017

Women's College World Series - Baylor vs. Oklahoma

June 1, 2017

04/10/2016

Baylor Softball vs OU 04/10/2016

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03/25/2016

Baylor Softball vs UT - 03/25/2016

Athletics - Softball vs. Texas (UT) - Getterman Stadium -03/25/2016

03/15/2016

Baylor Softball vs Cleveland State - 03/15/2016

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2017 (SOPHOMORE)
NFCA ALL-CENTRAL REGION SECOND TEAM
ALL-BIG 12 FIRST TEAM
ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12 FIRST TEAM
BAYLOR INVITATIONAL ALL-TOURNAMENT
GETTERMAN CLASSIC ALL-TOURNAMENT
BIG 12 COMMISSIONER’S HONOR ROLL (FALL & SPRING)
Played in and started 62 games in the outfield, splitting time between left and right field ... Topped her phenomenal freshman season, posting the second-highest batting average in program history (.418), trailing only teammate Lindsey Cargill (.430), giving Walker two of the top three season batting averages in BU’s record book ... Set program records in single-season hits (89) and multi-hit games (27) ... Led the Big 12 and tied for the second-most triples in BU history, drilling five triples ... Had two 4-for-4 outings: vs. North Texas (2/19) and vs. Oklahoma State (4/29), giving her three of the 47 four-hit games in program history ... Through two seasons, has the highest career batting average of any Lady Bear by nearly 40 percentage points ... Named to the NFCA All-Central Region second team ... Earned a spot on the All-Big 12 first team ... Baylor Invitational and Getterman Classic All-Tournament teams ... Academic All-Big 12 first team honoree ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters.

2016 (FRESHMAN)
NFCA ALL-CENTRAL REGION SECOND TEAM
ALL-BIG 12 FIRST TEAM
BIG 12 ALL FRESHMAN TEAM
NFCA DIVISION I NATIONAL FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR TOP 25 FINALIST
BIG 12 COMMISSIONER’S HONOR ROLL (FALL & SPRING)
After missing the first portion of the season rehabbing from a preseason injury, played in 44 games with 38 starts, primarily in the designated player role ... Broke the Baylor program single-season batting average record, held by her older sister, Kayce (.413, 2009), and Ashley Monceaux (.413, 2007), posting a .415 average with 51 hits in 123 at bats ... Tallied 14 multi-hit games, including five with three or more hits ... Carried a team-best 11-game hitting streak ... Singled in her first collegiate at bat vs. Mississippi Valley State (2/27) ... Named to the NFCA All-Central Region Second Team ... Earned spots on the All-Big 12 First Team and the Big 12 All-Freshman Team ... Named a Top 25 finalist for the NFCA National Freshman of the Year ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played under head coach Larissa Lutz in center field for the Franklin (Texas) High School Lions ... Led the Lions to three-straight District 20-3A championships ... Capped off her high school career with a .787 batting average and .810 on-base percentage ... District 20-3A Newcomer of the Year in 2012, MVP in 2013 and Offensive MVP in 2014 ... 2015 TSWA All-State first-team selection ... Three-sport star in softball, basketball and track, leading the basketball team to a state semifinalist finish in 2014 ... Played club ball for the Impact Gold organization.

PERSONAL
Full name is Kyla Elizabeth Walker ... 2015 graduate of Franklin High School in Franklin, Texas ... Honored as a member of both the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society ... All-State Academic selection in basketball, softball and track ... Born in Bryan, Texas ... Parents are Dan and Kay Walker ... Sister, Kayce Walker, was a standout All-Big 12 outfielder for Baylor from 2009-12 ... Communication Sciences and Disorders major.



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