Started 49 games as the first base position, posting a .246 average off 35 hits, while slugging .423 to help total 27 RBIs ... Went 4-7 with three RBIs and a home run in a season-opening doubleheader with Murray State on February 13 ... Set career-highs with four hits, four RBIS, three runs scored and two doubles on February 25 versus Murray State ... Hit a two-RBI double on March 11 against Hofstra... Went a combined 4-9 with three RBIs and a home run on March 18-19 in a doubleheader with North Texas ... Tallied 14 RBIs in 13 games between March 11 and March 29 ... Hit a combined two doubles, two RBIs in a conference-doubleheader on April 22 against Troy ... Stroked a two-RBI double on May 7 versus WKU.
Started 53 of 54 games and posted a .265 average with three doubles, a triple and three homeruns and 18 RBIs ... Hit a solo homerun on February 20 against Western Illinois ... Went two for three with a run and a RBI against Mercer on February 21 ... Was a perfect two for two with a sacrifice and a RBI on March 14 against Central Michigan ... Combined for four hits in a March 27 and 28 conference series with South Alabama ... Tallied three hits with two home runs, five RBIs and two runs scored at North Texas ... Hit a double for an RBI on April 17 in a matchup with FIU ... Totaled eight hits, five RBIs and a double in three game with WKU.
Batted .157 in 43 games, including 38 starts ... Recored a team-high 290 putouts ... Collected first-career hit against Virginia at the East Carolina Invitational on February 7 ... Went 1-for-3 against the host Seminoles at the Florida State Invitational on March 7 ... Recorded season-high two defensive assists against Troy on March 10 ... Stole first-career base against Tennessee Tech on March 24 ... Went 1-for-3 at Louisiana-Monroe on March 28 ... Went 1-for-2 with a run scored at No. 20 Louisiana-Lafayette on March 31 ... Collected two hits and a stolen base against North Texas on April 4 ... Recorded first career RBI and double against game of the series against the Mean Green ... Went 2-for-5 with a RBI, double and season-high 15 putouts at Evansville on April 21 ... Posted season-high four game hitting streak from April 25-28 ... Also recorded three RBIs during the same stretch ... Hit first-career homerun against Jacksonville State on April 28 ... Went 1-for-3 with a run scored and double at Western Kentucky on May 2.
Four-year letterwinner for Steve Luke at Rockmart High School ... Named all-area player of the year and honorable mention all-state as senior ... Named to all-area team as freshman, junior and senior ... Batted .478 with 38 RBI and 18 doubles while striking out just two times in 137 at-bats as senior ... Named Honor Graduate as senior.
Kaycee Jo Popham ... Daughter of Kurt and Heidi Popham ... Born April 30, 1990 ... Majoring in Nursing.