21 Kelly Welch
21 Kelly Welch
Height: 5-8
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: 16
Hometown: Wood Dale, Ill.
High School: Fenton
Position: C/INF
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 31
avg .430
hr 4
rbi 28
r 18
sb 3

2016 [SENIOR] - Competed in 31 games... hit .430 (40-93) with 18 runs scored, 28 RBI including 8 doubles and 4 home runs... notched a .645 slugging percentage... tallied 13 multi-hit games... collected 71 putouts and 8 assists on the field... Welch received her third straight NEWMAC All-Conference award, being named to Second Team. [SEASON STATS]

2015 [JUNIOR] - Appeared in 37 games, starting 29... hit .376 (32-for-85) with 12 runs scored, 14 RBI, nine doubles and one home run... collected four RBI against Clark University on April 4... snagged 10 multi-hit games... had two multi-RBI games... went on a season high nine-game hitting streak... batted .407 with runners in scoring position... went .568 in success for advancing base runners. [SEASON STATS]

2014 [SOPHOMORE] - Played in 32 games, 25 starts (20 at catcher, five at designated hitter)... hit .324/.378/.473 (.avg/.obp/.slg) with 11 runs scored, five doubles, two home runs, 13 RBI, seven walks, one sacrifice fly, one stolen base, 81 putouts and 11 assists... had six multi-hit games and three multi-RBI contests... produced a six-game hitting streak from April 4-12... launched home runs in back-to-back games in a doubleheader against Wellesley on April 11... went 3-for-6 with two runs scored, and four RBI in the doubleheader... batted .361 (13-for-36) with runners in scoring position and .375 (9-for-24) with two outs... had six 2-out RBI. [SEASON STATS]

2013 [FIRST-YEAR] - Appeared in 38 games, making 29 starts... third on the team with a .376 batting average (35-for-93)... compiled an on-base percentage of .426 and had a team leading .688 slugging percentage... posted a .989 fielding percentage (74 PO, 19A, 1 E)... hit a team-leading six home runs... second on the team with 30 runs batted in... had nine multi-hit games and nine multi-RBI contests... hit .414 (12-for-29) with two outs... hit safely in four consecutive games between April 16-20... drove in game-high four runs in win against Springfield College (Apr. 13)... had three hits, drove in five runs and scored two runs in a victory over Babson College (Apr. 5)... launched walk-off home run in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) championship against Worcester State University on May 12. [SEASON STATS]

CAREER HONORS: NEWMAC All-Conference first team ('15)... NEWMAC All-Conference second team ('13, '16).

BEFORE WHEATON: Two-sport athlete at Fenton High School... three-year member of volleyball team... four-year starter on softball team... earned five varsity letters between volleyball and softball... named to All-State third team in 2011 and 2012... named 2011 team MVP... made 2010 All-State honorable mention list... 2012 All-Area honorable mention... 2010 Metro Suburban League (MSL) Defensive Player of the Year... named 2012 team Co-MVP... 2011 and 2012 MSL batting average leader... made the 2011 MSL All-Conference team... member of three time regional softball champions (2010-2012)... honor roll member... named AP scholar and Presidential Achievement Award recipient.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jackie Welch... majoring in political science with a minor in history... Junior Class President... member of the Dean's List (Fall '14) at Wheaton.

Recent Games
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 4-3
Apr 24 at Smith L, 8-6
Apr 24 at Smith W, 8-1
Apr 29 vs. Springfield W, 9-2
Apr 29 at MIT L, 2-0
Apr 30 vs. Wellesley L, 8-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 16
Plate appearances 101 54
At Bats 93 49
Runs 18 8
Hits 40 25
Doubles 8 5
Triples - -
Home Runs 4 2
Runs Batted In 28 17
Total bases 60 36
Walks 7 4
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 10 4
Sacrifice Flies 1 1
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases 3 2
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .430 .510
On Base Percentage .465 .537
Slugging Percentage .645 .735
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 80 46
Put Outs 71 42
Assists 8 3
Errors 1 1
Fielding Percentage .988 .978
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 12 8
Runners Caught Stealing 3 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .200 .111
Passed Balls 9 3
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 12 vs. Rowan L, 8-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 12 vs. Muskingum L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Skidmore W, 7-4 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 13 vs. Cortland St. W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. McDaniel W, 5-4 3 0 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Washington College L, 5-4 1 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 16 vs. Ithaca L, 8-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Fairleigh Dickinson W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Hamilton W, 13-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Dickinson W, 7-3 4 0 2 - - - 2 - - - -
Mar 26 at WPI L, 5-1 3 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 at WPI W, 7-5 4 1 2 1 - 1 4 - - - -
Mar 29 Williams L, 6-4 4 1 2 - - 1 1 - - 1 -
Mar 29 Williams L, 5-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 11-4 3 0 1 - - - 1 1 1 1 -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 6-5 3 1 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 11-5 1 1 1 1 - - 2 - - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University W, 6-0 4 1 3 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University L, 4-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 10 Babson W, 9-1 2 1 2 1 - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 10 Babson L, 4-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 13-5 4 2 2 1 - 1 5 - - 1 -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 8-7 4 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 16 MIT L, 5-4 4 0 3 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 16 MIT L, 10-6 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 11-3 3 1 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-7 3 2 2 1 - 1 4 1 - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 10-1 2 1 1 - - - 2 1 - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 12-6 3 1 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Smith L, 8-6 4 1 2 1 - - 2 - 1 - -
Apr 24 at Smith W, 8-1 1 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 29 vs. Springfield W, 9-2 3 3 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 at MIT L, 2-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 30 vs. Wellesley L, 8-6 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 12 vs. Rowan L, 8-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Mar 12 vs. Muskingum L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Skidmore W, 7-4 - - - 1 0 - - - - 3
Mar 13 vs. Cortland St. W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. McDaniel W, 5-4 - - - 3 1 - - 1 - 3
Mar 14 vs. Washington College L, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Mar 16 vs. Ithaca L, 8-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 2
Mar 16 vs. Fairleigh Dickinson W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Hamilton W, 13-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Dickinson W, 7-3 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 26 at WPI L, 5-1 - - - 2 0 - - - - 3
Mar 26 at WPI W, 7-5 - - - 6 2 - - 1 - 4
Mar 29 Williams L, 6-4 - - - 5 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 29 Williams L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 11-4 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 6-5 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 11-5 - - - 2 1 - - - - 1
Apr 9 at Clark University W, 6-0 - - - 3 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 9 at Clark University L, 4-0 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 10 Babson W, 9-1 - - - 3 1 - - - - 3
Apr 10 Babson L, 4-2 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 3
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 13-5 - - - 6 2 - 1 - - 4
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 8-7 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 16 MIT L, 5-4 - - - 3 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 16 MIT L, 10-6 - - - 1 0 - - - - 4
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 11-3 - - - 2 1 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-7 - - - 6 2 - - 1 - 4
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 10-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 12-6 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Smith L, 8-6 - - - 3 1 - - 1 - 4
Apr 24 at Smith W, 8-1 - 1 - 0 0 - - 2 - 2
Apr 29 vs. Springfield W, 9-2 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Apr 29 at MIT L, 2-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Apr 30 vs. Wellesley L, 8-6 - - - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 12 vs. Rowan L, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 vs. Muskingum L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Skidmore W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 vs. Cortland St. W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. McDaniel W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 vs. Washington College L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 vs. Ithaca L, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 vs. Fairleigh Dickinson W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Hamilton W, 13-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Dickinson W, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 at WPI L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 at WPI W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 Williams L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 Williams L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 11-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University W, 6-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 Babson W, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 Babson L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 13-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 MIT L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 MIT L, 10-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 12-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Smith L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 24 at Smith W, 8-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 vs. Springfield W, 9-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at MIT L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 30 vs. Wellesley L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 12 vs. Rowan L, 8-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - 1 -
Mar 12 vs. Muskingum L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Skidmore W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Cortland St. W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. McDaniel W, 5-4 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Washington College L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Ithaca L, 8-0 4 2 2 0 1.000 - 1 2 .667 - -
Mar 16 vs. Fairleigh Dickinson W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Hamilton W, 13-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Dickinson W, 7-3 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - 4 -
Mar 26 at WPI L, 5-1 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
Mar 26 at WPI W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Williams L, 6-4 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - 1 -
Mar 29 Williams L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 11-4 8 8 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 1 at Emerson W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 6-5 5 4 1 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 8 Coast Guard W, 11-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University W, 6-0 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Clark University L, 4-0 6 5 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 10 Babson W, 9-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Babson L, 4-2 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - 1 -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 13-5 3 3 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 15 Wellesley W, 8-7 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 MIT L, 5-4 4 4 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - 2 -
Apr 16 MIT L, 10-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 11-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 10-1 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Salve Regina W, 12-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 3-2 3 2 0 1 .667 - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Springfield W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Smith L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Smith W, 8-1 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 29 vs. Springfield W, 9-2 7 5 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 29 at MIT L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 30 vs. Wellesley L, 8-6 2 2 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2012-13 38 93 13 35 11 - 6 30 8 14 1 1 .376 .426 .688
2013-14 32 74 11 24 5 - 2 13 7 18 1 - .324 .378 .473
2014-15 37 85 12 32 9 - 1 14 6 10 - 1 .376 .413 .518
2015-16 31 93 18 40 8 - 4 28 7 10 3 - .430 .465 .645
Total 138 345 54 131 33 - 13 85 28 52 5 2 .380 .423 .588
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2012-13 38 - - - 64 17 - 16 22 0.73 101
2013-14 32 - 1 - 35 7 - 10 22 0.45 82
2014-15 37 - 1 - 44 10 1 19 23 0.83 92
2015-16 31 - 1 - 60 12 - 15 25 0.60 101
Total 138 - 3 - 203 46 1 60 92 0.65 376
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2012-13 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2013-14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2014-15 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2015-16 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2012-13 38 94 74 19 1 .989 - 16 4 .200 1 -
2013-14 32 96 81 11 4 .958 - 16 3 .158 3 -
2014-15 37 105 98 7 0 1.000 1 18 3 .143 1 -
2015-16 31 80 71 8 1 .988 - 12 3 .200 9 -
Total 138 375 324 45 6 .984 1 62 13 .173 14 -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 31 93 18 40 8 - 4 28 7 10 3 - .430 .465 .645
Conference 16 49 8 25 5 - 2 17 4 4 2 - .510 .537 .735
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 43 11 21 5 - 3 17 5 3 2 - .488 .542 .814
Away 9 28 3 12 2 - 1 8 2 3 1 - .429 .452 .607
Neutral 8 22 4 7 1 - - 3 - 4 - - .318 .318 .364
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Wins 18 53 15 26 7 - 3 24 5 3 2 - .491 .525 .792
Losses 13 40 3 14 1 - 1 4 2 7 1 - .350 .381 .450
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March 10 30 2 11 2 - 2 8 - 5 1 - .367 .367 .633
April 21 63 16 29 6 - 2 20 7 5 2 - .460 .507 .651
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 31 - 1 - 60 12 - 15 25 0.60 101
Conference 16 - 1 - 36 7 - 5 13 0.38 54
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 14 - - - 35 8 - 8 10 0.80 48
Away 9 - 1 - 17 3 - 3 9 0.33 31
Neutral 8 - - - 8 1 - 4 6 0.67 22
-
Wins 18 - 1 - 42 10 - 9 13 0.69 59
Losses 13 - - - 18 2 - 6 12 0.50 42
-
March 10 - - - 19 4 - 4 8 0.50 30
April 21 - 1 - 41 8 - 11 17 0.65 71
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 31 80 71 8 1 .988 - 12 3 .200 9 -
Conference 16 46 42 3 1 .978 - 8 1 .111 3 -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 14 27 26 1 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 4 -
Away 9 30 27 2 1 .967 - 5 - - - -
Neutral 8 23 18 5 0 1.000 - 3 2 .400 5 -
-
Wins 18 51 46 4 1 .980 - 5 1 .167 4 -
Losses 13 29 25 4 0 1.000 - 7 2 .222 5 -
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March 10 22 18 4 0 1.000 - 5 2 .286 6 -
April 21 58 53 4 1 .983 - 7 1 .125 3 -