Katelynn Howser#22 Bats/Throws:
Position: P/1B Ht.: 5-10
Hometown: Woodstock, Ga.
Previous School: South Carolina
Eligibility: Jr. Major: Communications
Appeared in 13 games at South Carolina, starting six times ... Went 3-0 with a 3.86 ERA … Recorded a one-hit shutout against Buffalo (2/16) … Tossed a complete-game win against Kennesaw State (3/2), giving up three earned runs on seven hits ... Named to the SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll.
Made 35 appearances including 17 starts ... Led the team with eight wins, 129 2/3 innings and 91 strikeouts ... Tied for ninth on South Carolina's single-season saves chart with three ... First win came in a 4 2/3 inning relief appearance against Winthrop (2/11) in the Palmetto Classic ... First seven-inning complete game saw her strike out 10 and walk eight in a 8-1 win over Presbyterian (2/25) in the Gamecock Invitational ... Posted a perfect inning of relief for her second save against Portland State (3/2) ... Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Also a National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete for 2011-12.
Four-year letterwinner at Sequoyah High School, helping lead the team to four consecutive Georgia High School Association AAAA tournament appearances ... Named first-team all-state by the Georgia Dugout Club and first-team all-county as a senior ... Named Lady Chiefs' team MVP and best defensive player ... Played travel ball with the East Georgia Cobb Bullets, who won the 18U ASA Gold Division National Championship.
Born on August 21, 1993 … Daughter of John and Kathy Howser … Majoring in Communications.