3 Kelsie Bridgeford
3 Kelsie Bridgeford
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bennington, Neb.
High School: Bennington HS
Position: OF/IF
Bats/Throws: R/R
Previous School(s): Bennington HS

Statistics: Freshman

Honors and Awards

2012 Season (Freshman): A first team all-MCAC selection after batting .355 with 15 doubles, two triples, nine home runs and 37 RBIs ... Saw action in 51 games, making 49 starts ... Ranked second on the team with a .681 slugging percentage ... Led the MCAC in conference games in batting average (.600), slugging percentage (1.367) and triples (2) ... Went 5-for-5 with five runs, five RBIs and three doubles in a doubleheader against Central Christian College on April 21 ... Recorded 14 multi-hit games ... Named the MCAC Player of the Week in back-to-back weeks (April 23 and April 30).

High School: Coached by Clay Tibke at Bennington High School ... A two-time all-state and all-conference selection ... Led the Badgers to a runner-up finish in Class B at the 2010 Nebraska State Tournament while batting .451 with six home runs, six doubles, five triples and 42 RBIs ... Set the school records for career batting average (.406), season batting average (.451), career triples (12), career home runs (8), season home runs (6) and season RBIs (42) ... Named to the Dean's List every semester.

Personal: Daughter of Scott and Kaye Bridgeford ... Born on Aug. 12, 1993 in Blair, Neb. ... Undecided on a major.