8 Haley Kinnison
8 Haley Kinnison
Height: 5-10
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
High School: Lee's Summit North HS
Position: Pitcher/Infielder
Bats/Throws: R/R

In 2014: Kinnison led the Lions with 12 wins starting a team-high 25 games pitching a team-best 15 complete games and four shutouts...Pitched a team-high 148.2 innings striking out 111 batters while holding opponents to a .257 batting average...Posted a team-low 5.27 ERA...Also hit .250 from the plate collecting five hits in 20 at-bats with a double scoring three runs and driving in five runs...Posted shutout victories over Missouri S&T, Lindenwood, Rogers State and Southwest Baptist...Picked up MIAA wins over Lincoln, LWU, #7 Emporia State, Nebraska-Kearney, Central Missouri & SBU...Struck out a season-high nine batters in 7.1 innings allowing only three hits and three runs at Northwest Missouri on March 29...Named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll.

Named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll.

In 2013: Starting a team-high 17 games in the circle as a freshman, Kinnison led the Lions in innings pitched with 99.1 and strikeouts with 95. Winning six games, Kinnison made 21 appearances on the year with a 3.24 ERA throwing six complete games, including a pair of shutouts in 1-0 victories over #24 Winona State and 12-0 over Lindenwood. Holding opponents to a .231 batting average, Kinnison tied a MSSU single-game strikeout high in a 7-2 win over Northeastern State striking out 14 RiverHawks. Also hit .276 from the plate collecting 16 hits, including five doubles, in 58 at-bats while driving in 12 runs and scoring seven. Collected a season-high three hits while driving in a season-high three runs at Truman.

In High School: Was a four year starter at pitcher for the Lady Broncos of Lee's Summit North High School in Lee's Summit, Mo...earned three first team all-district honors while adding two second team all-region honors during her career for the Lady Broncos...was the 2009 and 2011 LSNHS Team MVP and in 2010 was the LSNHS Defensive Player of the Year...ranks second all-time in wins and strikeouts at Lee's Summit North with 56 and 594, respectively, and holds the career mark in doubles with 26...Her single season mark of 12 doubles is the most in a season by a Lady Bronco...was named the MVP of the 2012 Border Battle as Missouri defeated Kansas 2 games to 1.

Personal:  Majoring in elementary education at Southern...daughter of Ralph and Julie Kinnison.