Skyhawk Softball | Kelsey Dixon
2014: Dixon saw action in 46 games for the Skyhawks, earning the start nod in 30 contests...She posted a .233 batting average in 103 plate appearances...Dixon tallied 24 hits, including three doubles and one home run on the season while driving in 16 runs...She showed speed on the basepaths, swiping eight bases while scoring 17 runs on the year...Earned a spot on the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2013: Appeared in 32 games for the Skyhawks, earning the starting nod in 21 ... Had a .222 batting average, while hitting one home run and three RBI ... Drew seven walks while swiping two bases and scoring 16 runs ... Hit first career home run against Eastern Illinois on Apr. 28 ... Recorded multi-hit games against Sacred Heart (Mar. 4) and Murray State (May 8) ... Named National Fastpitch Coaches Association scholar-athlete and to Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2012: Appeared in 46 games for the Skyhawks, starting 16 … Used primarily as designated player and pinch runner … Had a .180 batting average with 16 hits … Stole two bases and drew three walks, scored 16 runs … Had a career-best two hit performance against Southeast Missouri.
Before UT Martin: Prepped at Fort Zumwalt West High School where she was a three-sport athlete. .. has been on the honor roll numerous times in addition to being named to the all-conference, all-academic teams and the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born February 26, 1993...Parents are Mike and Jan Dixon...has a sister, Lindsay who played tennis at Bethel University...Favorite actress is Jennifer Aniston... Favorite movie is Remember the Titans... Hobbies include playing softball, hanging out with friends, working out and photography...Favorite pro athlete is Albert Pujols... Chose UT Martin because of the coaching staff, the facilities and closeness to home...Majoring in education.