2019: Played in 26 games, starting in 11 of them … Eight of her starts came at DH, while three were at first base … Scored three runs and knocked in a pair … Had a hit against Longwood on April 28.
High School: Played second base and shortstop ... Her HS team, which is 114-15 the last four years, advanced to four state championships, winning three ... A varsity starter since eighth grade, she was a three-time High School Sports Report selection, as well as a three-time member of the SCACA All-State team and the All-Region team … Named to the Academic All-Area team her junior year ... Was also a cheerleader, lettering as a 10th, 11th, and 12th grader ... Earned the UC Offensive Award as a freshman and sophomore ... With a career batting average of .459, amassed 37 doubles, 16 home runs, and 128 RBIs ... Ranked first in her class in 2015 and 2017, ranking second in 2016 ... Member of the National Honor Society, the Arthur State Bank Junior Board of Directors, the Interact Club, and was Student Body Vice President ... Was also Homecoming Queen ... Has worked with the Miracle League, giving fielding and hitting lessons to young softball players.
Club: Clubbed with the 3rd Degree team ... Team finished 13th in Nationals in 2014, and was Scenic City Showcase Champion in 2016 ... Her team also won the state tournament in 2014 and 2016 ... In club play, she totaled 39 doubles, 19 triples, and 130 RBIs ... Batted over .350 every season.
Personal: Born Katelyn Brianna Petty in Union, S.C., Feb. 2, 2000 ... Parents are Tom and Karen Petty ... Father played baseball at Spartanburg Methodist and USC Upstate ... She chose PC because it is a great academic school, has a small classroom environment, and she loved the softball coaches ... Intends to major in accounting.