Ht.: 5-7 Hometown: Charlotte,NC
Previous School: Gaston Christian/N.Greenville
Major: Exercise Science
2012: Played in 41 games and started 37 ... was third on team with a .278 average ... homered in wins over Carson-Newman and Brevard ... had three hits, including a double, vs. #25 Lenoir-Rhyne ... drove in a pair of runs in SAC Tournament win over Wingate ... transfer from North Greenville where she played in 32 games and made 25 starts in 2011 ... half of her eight hits went for extra bases with three doubles and a triple ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter at Gaston Christian ... named Gaston County Athlete of the Year ... named All-State and all-conference ... helped Eagles to a 2A State Championship as a senior ... served as captain for the softball, basketball and volleyball teams, earning four letters in each ...
PERSONAL: Born Kelsey Lee Burgess on Nov. 23, 1991 in Charlotte ... daughter of Keith and Millicent Burgess ... exercise science major with a good 3.21 GPA.