Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
Junior catcher talks softball, favorite things and why Purdue in this rapid fire Q&A.
Purdue selections include Big Ten Pitcher of the Year, seven All-Big Ten honorees.
Sophomore shares about season goals, catching and dreams of a job in the FBI in this week's Q&A.
Boilermakers down Huntington, 7-1 and 18-0.
2013: Academic All-Big Ten ... saw action in 14 games, starting five as the designated player ... posted three hits, including a double, in 15 at-bats ... reached base via hit, walk or hit by pitch in eight games en route to a .435 on-base percentage ... picked up an RBI against Southeastern Louisiana ... scored three runs, including two against IUPUI ... drew four walks and was hit by a pitch three times.
2012: Academic All-Big Ten ... saw action in six games, starting three as the designated player ... did not manage a hit in eight at-bats, but drew two walks ... picked up an RBI with a bases-loaded walk against Penn State ... walked and scored a run against IUPUI ... boasted a .200 on-base percentage ... acted as a bullpen catcher.
2011: Played in 12 games, acting mostly as a pinch hitter or pinch runner ... saw action at first base against Michigan State and Indiana ... posted a .200 average with two hits in 10 at-bats ... first collegiate hit, an RBI single up the middle, came against Southern Illinois ... posted a hit in the season finale at Indiana ... drew two walks and was hit by a pitch once ... made good on all three defensive opportunities.
High School: A three-time all Greater St. Helens league selection at Skyview High School under coach Traci Fuller, receiving the honor each of her last three seasons ... Named to the WIAA State All-Star team as a senior after garnering her second straight team MVP honor ... a four-time Academic Scholastic Award winner and four-time scholar athlete award winner ... played soccer her freshman and sophomore years under coach Ron Owskey. An honor roll member.
Personal: Full name is Kristin Marie Morgan ... born Feb. 16, 1992 ... parents are Jim and Diane Morgan ... has one sister, Allison ... plans to major in pre-med with hopes of becoming an anesthesiologist.