17 - Kelsey Neal
Kelsey Neal
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Miami, Okla.
High School: Miami
Position: P/IF
B/T: R/R
gp 48
avg .352
hr 7
rbi 46
r 25
sb 4

2014: Capital One First-Team Academic All-America ... NFCA Honorable-Mention All-Midwest Region and Second-team all-UAA … Batted .352 with 10 doubles, seven home runs and 46 RBIs in 48 starts … Second on the team with 17 multiple-hit and 12 multiple-RBI games … Fifth in the UAA in RBIs (46) … Posted an 8-5 record with a 3.04 ERA on the mound, and allowed a UAA-low 14 walks in 100 2/3 innings pitched … Went 4-for-5 with a career-high six RBIs in 18-0 win at Wesleyan (3/8) … Tossed 10 2/3 innings and did not allow an earned run in 2-0 loss to Brandeis (3/14) … UAA Championship All-Tournament Team … UAA Pitcher of the Week on March 24 ... Team captain ... Capital One First-Team Academic All-District Five … Academic all-UAA.

2013: Capital One Second-Team Academic All-America ... Second-team NFCA All-Midwest Region and first-team all-UAA … Started all 45 games and hit .349 with 15 doubles, eight home runs and 55 RBIs ... Posted a 13-7 record with a 3.22 earned run average in 24 starts … Recorded 87 strikeouts in 108 2/3 innings pitched, while limiting opponents to a .270 batting average … Ranked in the top-10 in the UAA in four offensive categories: second in doubles (15), RBIs (55) and sacrifice flies (4), and third in total bases (91) … Had 13 multiple-hit and 14 multiple-RBI games … Went 3-for-3 with a double, home run, two runs scored and season-high five RBIs in 13-3 win over Blackburn (4/21) … Tossed one-hitter in 6-1 win vs. No. 23 Cortland State (3/10) … UAA Championship All-Tournament Team … UAA Athlete of the Week on March 4, March 11 and April 1 … Capital One First-Team Academic All-District Five … Academic all-UAA ... UAA Presidents Scholar-Athlete … NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete.

2012: Capital One Third-Team Academic All-America  … Started 38 of 40 games played in sophomore season … Made starts at four different positions (pitcher, second base, third base, designated hitter) … Batted .330 with four home runs, six doubles and 26 RBIs at the plate … Posted a 10-5 record in 21 appearances with a 2.82 earned run average on the mound as the No. 2 starter for the Bears … Went 2-for-3 with a season-high five RBIs in 7-5 loss to Case Western Reserve (3/16) at UAA Championship … Struck out career-high nine batters in first career start - a 7-3 win over Spalding (3/3) … Recorded back-to-back complete game shutouts in wins against Webster (4/15) and Monmouth (4/21) … UAA Athlete of the Week on March 12 … Capital One First-Team Academic All-District … NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete … Academic all-UAA.

2011: Appeared in 37 games in rookie season making 28 starts … Batted .309 with six doubles, five home runs and 19 RBIs … Went 3-for-3 three RBIs and two runs scored, and tied school record with three doubles at Westminster (4/13) … Hit a walk-off two-run home run in 5-4 win against No. 19 Coe (3/20) … Homered in the 14th inning in 2-1 loss to No. 16 UW-Whitewater (5/14) in NCAA Tournament.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in softball and three-year letterwinner in basketball at Miami High School … Hit .429 as a senior at the plate, and recorded a 27-9 mark with a 1.43 earned run average on the mound … Four-time all-conference … Three-time district champions … 2008 Joplin Globe All-Area Team … Valedictorian of senior class … Recipient of American Legion Award … Delegate to Girls State Oklahoma and Youth Leadership.

PERSONAL: Majoring in economics and finance with a minor in text and tradition … Daughter of Charles and Ann Neal … Younger brother, Spencer, is a sophomore pitcher on the WUSTL baseball team.

Recent Games
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 3-2
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0
May 9 vs. #8 Luther W, 7-2
May 10 vs. North Central (Ill.) L, 3-2
May 10 vs. #8 Luther L, 7-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 48 8
Plate appearances 173 30
At Bats 159 28
Runs 25 4
Hits 56 8
Doubles 10 1
Triples - -
Home Runs 7 2
Runs Batted In 46 6
Total bases 87 15
Walks 7 1
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 24 6
Sacrifice Flies 2 -
Sacrifice Hits 5 1
Hit into double play 1 -
Stolen Bases 4 -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .352 .286
On Base Percentage .375 .310
Slugging Percentage .547 .536
Appearances 24 3
Games started 12 1
Wins 8 2
Losses 5 1
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 3 1
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 100.2 22.2
Hits 122 23
Runs 58 6
Earned Runs 42 4
Walks 14 3
Strikeouts 52 8
Strikeouts per Game 3.62 2.47
Doubles Allowed 25 2
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows 14 3
At Bats Against 407 86
Batting Average Against .300 .267
Earned Run Average 2.92 1.24
Wild pitches 2 -
Hit Batters 2 2
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 17 2
Total Chances 167 29
Put Outs 135 20
Assists 32 9
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays 4 1
Stolen Bases Allowed 7 1
Runners Caught Stealing 3 2
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .300 .667
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 1 vs. Austin W, 8-0 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 1 vs. Greenville W, 14-1 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 2 1 -
Mar 1 at Hendrix W, 8-0 4 1 2 1 - - 2 - - - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 11-2 4 1 2 - - 1 3 - 1 - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 5-4 3 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 17-0 5 1 4 - - - 6 - - - -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 18-0 4 2 2 - - - 1 - - 1 -
Mar 11 vs. #9 Emory W, 7-2 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Mar 11 vs. Brandeis L, 2-0 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 12 vs. Case Western Reserve L, 2-1 2 0 1 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 13 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 2-1 3 0 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. #9 Emory L, 3-1 3 1 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - -
Mar 14 vs. Brandeis W, 9-4 5 1 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Case Western Reserve W, 7-5 3 1 1 - - 1 2 - 1 - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 7-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 #17 Augustana (Ill.) L, 2-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 Illinois Wesleyan L, 1-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 23 #12 Coe L, 4-3 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 23 #17 Augustana (Ill.) W, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 DePauw L, 4-1 3 0 2 - - - 0 - - 1 -
Mar 26 DePauw W, 5-1 3 1 2 - - 1 1 - - - -
Mar 28 at Simpson L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 28 at Simpson W, 11-7 5 1 3 1 - - 4 - - - -
Mar 29 vs. St. Scholastica W, 9-5 4 1 3 1 - - 3 - - - -
Mar 29 at #12 Central (Iowa) L, 3-2 2 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville W, 6-4 4 0 1 - - - 2 - - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville L, 5-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 5-4 3 1 2 1 - - 1 1 - 1 -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 6-5 3 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 12 vs. UW-Eau Claire L, 8-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 12 #19 Illinois Wesleyan L, 8-3 4 1 1 1 - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 13 vs. UW-Eau Claire W, 4-2 4 1 2 1 - - 3 - 2 - -
Apr 13 vs. #21 Anderson (Ind.) W, 4-3 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville W, 10-0 4 1 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville L, 5-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 18 Millikin W, 5-4 4 1 2 - - 1 2 - - - -
Apr 18 Millikin W, 12-5 3 1 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 4-1 1 0 1 1 - - 2 1 - - -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 5-4 3 1 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - -
Apr 24 Principia W, 10-0 3 2 2 1 - 1 3 - - - -
Apr 24 Principia W, 3-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 7-3 3 1 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 3 1 2 - - - 2 - - - -
May 9 vs. #8 Luther W, 7-2 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
May 10 vs. North Central (Ill.) L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 10 vs. #8 Luther L, 7-6 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 1 vs. Austin W, 8-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 vs. Greenville W, 14-1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0.00 0 4 -
Mar 1 at Hendrix W, 8-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 11-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 5-4 0 0 0 5.0 6 4 4 5.60 2 1 -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 17-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 18-0 1 0 0 4.0 2 0 0 0.00 0 2 -
Mar 11 vs. #9 Emory W, 7-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 11 vs. Brandeis L, 2-0 0 1 0 10.2 14 2 - 0.00 1 6 -
Mar 12 vs. Case Western Reserve L, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 2-1 1 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 1.00 1 2 1
Mar 13 vs. #9 Emory L, 3-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 vs. Brandeis W, 9-4 1 0 0 5.0 5 3 3 4.20 1 - 2
Mar 14 vs. Case Western Reserve W, 7-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 7-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 #17 Augustana (Ill.) L, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 Illinois Wesleyan L, 1-0 0 0 0 5.1 5 - - 0.00 1 3 -
Mar 23 #12 Coe L, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 #17 Augustana (Ill.) W, 3-2 1 0 0 7.0 9 2 2 2.00 - 2 -
Mar 26 DePauw L, 4-1 0 1 0 4.1 6 4 4 6.46 - 1 2
Mar 26 DePauw W, 5-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 28 at Simpson L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 28 at Simpson W, 11-7 0 0 0 3.2 8 5 3 5.73 1 2 1
Mar 29 vs. St. Scholastica W, 9-5 0 0 0 3.0 5 4 4 9.33 1 1 2
Mar 29 at #12 Central (Iowa) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville W, 6-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville L, 5-0 0 0 0 2.0 1 - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 6-5 0 0 0 4.2 7 4 1 1.50 2 5 -
Apr 12 vs. UW-Eau Claire L, 8-0 0 0 0 1.0 3 4 4 28.00 1 2 2
Apr 12 #19 Illinois Wesleyan L, 8-3 0 0 0 0.2 4 4 3 31.50 - - -
Apr 13 vs. UW-Eau Claire W, 4-2 1 0 0 6.0 5 2 1 1.17 - 1 -
Apr 13 vs. #21 Anderson (Ind.) W, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville W, 10-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville L, 5-1 0 1 0 4.0 6 5 4 7.00 - 5 1
Apr 18 Millikin W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.1 3 2 2 42.00 - - -
Apr 18 Millikin W, 12-5 1 0 0 4.0 4 - - 0.00 - 3 -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 4-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 5-4 0 0 0 4.2 7 4 1 1.50 - 3 2
Apr 24 Principia W, 10-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 24 Principia W, 3-0 1 0 0 4.0 1 - - 0.00 1 2 -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 7-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 3-2 0 1 0 6.0 6 3 1 1.17 2 2 -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 1 0 0 4.0 3 - - 0.00 - 3 -
May 9 vs. #8 Luther W, 7-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 10 vs. North Central (Ill.) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 10 vs. #8 Luther L, 7-6 0 1 0 2.1 8 5 4 12.00 0 1 1
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 1 vs. Austin W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Greenville W, 14-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Hendrix W, 8-0 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 11-2 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Birmingham Southern W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 - - 2 - - - -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 17-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 18-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. #9 Emory W, 7-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Brandeis L, 2-0 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Mar 12 vs. Case Western Reserve L, 2-1 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 2-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 13 vs. #9 Emory L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Brandeis W, 9-4 5 1 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Case Western Reserve W, 7-5 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 7-3 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 #17 Augustana (Ill.) L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Illinois Wesleyan L, 1-0 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 #12 Coe L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 #17 Augustana (Ill.) W, 3-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 DePauw L, 4-1 9 6 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 DePauw W, 5-1 11 9 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Simpson L, 3-2 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Simpson W, 11-7 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 29 vs. St. Scholastica W, 9-5 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 29 at #12 Central (Iowa) L, 3-2 10 10 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Webster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville W, 6-4 9 8 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Lindenwood-Belleville L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 5-4 4 4 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 11 Westminster (Mo.) W, 6-5 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 vs. UW-Eau Claire L, 8-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 12 #19 Illinois Wesleyan L, 8-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 vs. UW-Eau Claire W, 4-2 4 2 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 vs. #21 Anderson (Ind.) W, 4-3 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville W, 10-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Greenville L, 5-1 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 18 Millikin W, 5-4 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 18 Millikin W, 12-5 5 3 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 4-1 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Monmouth (Ill.) W, 5-4 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 24 Principia W, 10-0 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 24 Principia W, 3-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 7-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 25 at #23 Fontbonne L, 3-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Blackburn W, 8-0 4 4 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
May 9 vs. #8 Luther W, 7-2 11 10 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 10 vs. North Central (Ill.) L, 3-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 10 vs. #8 Luther L, 7-6 4 4 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2010-11 37 94 22 29 6 - 5 19 6 10 1 - .309 .350 .532
2011-12 40 109 14 36 6 - 4 26 4 9 - - .330 .351 .495
2012-13 45 149 34 52 15 - 8 55 10 16 - - .349 .380 .611
2013-14 48 159 25 56 10 - 7 46 7 24 4 - .352 .375 .547
Total 170 511 95 173 37 - 24 146 27 59 5 - .339 .367 .552
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2010-11 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2011-12 21 16 10 5 0 8 96.2 102 53 39 36 58 4.20 1 2.82
2012-13 22 19 13 7 0 11 108.2 118 64 50 13 87 5.60 11 3.22
2013-14 24 12 8 5 0 3 100.2 122 58 42 14 52 3.62 14 2.92
Total 67 47 31 17 0 22 306.0 342 175 131 63 197 4.51 26 3.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2010-11 37 31 25 6 0 1.000 - - - - - -
2011-12 40 56 13 39 4 .929 2 18 8 .308 - -
2012-13 45 115 58 49 8 .930 1 18 1 .053 - -
2013-14 48 167 135 32 0 1.000 4 7 3 .300 - -
Total 170 369 231 126 12 .967 7 43 12 .218 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 48 159 25 56 10 - 7 46 7 24 4 - .352 .375 .547
Conference 8 28 4 8 1 - 2 6 1 6 - - .286 .310 .536
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 44 9 16 4 - 4 12 3 6 2 - .364 .396 .727
Away 16 55 9 23 2 - 1 21 2 5 1 - .418 .431 .509
Neutral 17 60 7 17 4 - 2 13 2 13 1 - .283 .306 .450

Wins 31 108 22 45 9 - 6 44 5 12 3 - .417 .435 .667
Losses 17 51 3 11 1 - 1 2 2 12 1 - .216 .245 .294

  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 24 12 8 5 0 3 100.2 122 58 42 14 52 3.62 14 2.92
Conference 3 1 2 1 0 1 22.2 23 6 4 3 8 2.47 3 1.24
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 9 3 3 1 0 1 35.0 46 20 13 4 19 3.80 4 2.60
Away 7 6 2 2 0 1 28.2 32 17 12 5 16 3.91 2 2.93
Neutral 8 3 3 2 0 1 37.0 44 21 17 5 17 3.22 8 3.22

Wins 15 7 8 0 0 2 64.1 69 31 22 9 31 3.37 8 2.39
Losses 9 5 0 5 0 1 36.1 53 27 20 5 21 4.05 6 3.85

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 48 167 135 32 0 1.000 4 7 3 .300 - -
Conference 8 29 20 9 0 1.000 1 1 2 .667 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 54 41 13 0 1.000 2 - 1 1.000 - -
Away 16 56 50 6 0 1.000 - 5 - - - -
Neutral 17 57 44 13 0 1.000 2 2 2 .500 - -

Wins 31 113 91 22 0 1.000 3 4 2 .333 - -
Losses 17 54 44 10 0 1.000 1 3 1 .250 - -