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Kayla Yates
Kayla Yates

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Delphi, Ind.

High School:
Delphi Community

Position:
INF

B/T:
R/R



2010: Saw action in 15 games, mostly as a pinch runner ... had one pinch hit opportunity against IUPUI ... scored eight runs, including one against No. 7 Arizona State.

High School: Named to the All-Area Small School Softball Team in 2006 and 2008 after leading her team to the 2A Sectional Championship both seasons under coach Randy German ... earned the Leadership Award her senior year ... lettered in softball each of her last three years and in basketball her junior and senior seasons ... was on the Honor Roll all four years ... graduated with academic honors ... played summer ball for the Indiana Rockets in 2006, the Logansport Wildthangz in 2007 and the Benton Bombers in 2008.

Personal Information: Full name is Kayla Marie Yates ... born Dec. 16, 1989 ... parents are Toby and Lynn Yates ... has one sister, Megan ... aunt and uncle Dave and Becky Crosby and cousins Jon Crosby and Lindsy Grace are Purdue alumni ... plans on majoring in elementary education.