7 Kayla Folds
7 Kayla Folds
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: Tyrone, Ga.
High School: Sandy Creek
Position: Pitcher
Major: Undeclared
Bats/Throws: L-R

In 2012: Earned GSAC All-Academic honors for the second straight year... Selected to the GSAC All-Conference team... Had 9-14 record with 1.66 ERA... Threw 17 complete games with eight shutouts, the most by a Panther pitcher in the NCAA era... Struck out 124 batters in 148 innings... The 124 strikeouts were the third most by a Panther pitcher in the NCAA era... Second on school career strikeout list with 237... Threw three two-hitters and a one-hitter during season... Went 5-5 with 1.27 ERA and four shutouts in 11 GSAC games... Struck out 60 in 55-1/3 innings in conference games... Allowed two earned runs in 19 innings of work at GSAC Tournament... Started 28 games as the designated player... Batted .233 with 12 RBIs... Went 2-for-4, including a triple, and had four RBIs in second game of doubleheader at Covenant on March 31... Also drove in four runs against Spelman in first game of doubleheader on April 19...

In 2011: Earned GSAC All-Academic honors...  One of three players to receive team's Panther Award given for consistency throughout the year and excellence in postseason play... Appeared in 32 games with 17 starts... Pitched in 21 games with six starts... Had 7-7 record with 1.87 ERA , four complete games and a save... Led team in 17 pitching categories; including wins, innings pitched (75) and strike outs (57)... Batted .339 with nine RBIs... Pitched season-high eight innings against Piedmont on April 14... Struck out season-high seven batters at Spelman on March 17 and against Huntingdon at GSAC Tournament on April 30... Pitched two innings against Covenant on March 12 to get a save... Had three hits, including a double, at Agnes Scott on April 16...

In 2010: Selected to GSAC All-Freshmen team... Played in 33 games with 25 starts... Had 6-5 record with 2.64 ERA as a pitcher...  Appeared in 23 games with three starts... Tied for team lead with three saves... Had 56 strikeouts in 63-2/3 innings... Walked only nine batters... Pitched season-high 6-1/3 innings and also had season-high nine strikeouts against Piedmont on May 2 in the GSAC Championship Tournament... Allowed only five earned runs in her last 11 appearances totaling 34-1/3 innings... Batted .345 mostly as the designated hitter... Had 14 RBIs and tied for team lead with three triples... Had season-high three hits against Spelman on April 12... Had season-high three RBIs at Wesleyan on March 20...

High School: All-State as a junior and senior...All-Region all four years...Dugout Club Elite 80 as a junior...Honor Graduate... 

 Born: Sept. 5, 1990... Parents: Andy and Berta Folds.

YearAvgGP-GSABRH2B3BHRRBITBSlg%BBHBPSOGDPOB%SFSHSB-AttPOAEFld%
 2010.345
33-25
87
15
30
6
3
0
14
42
.483
4
0
11
0
.374
0
0
0-0
1
15
1
.941
201133931-17591620210924.40715070.473003-30131.929
2012.23329-287311170101219.26040140.273001-152801.000
Totals.30693-7021942678503585.388230320.372004-46562.969

 

YearERAW-LAppGSCGShoSvIPHRERBBSO2B3BHRBFBavgWPHBPBKSFASHA
2010
2.64
6-5
23
3
1
1/1
3
63.2
65
37
24
9
56
9
0
4
257
.255
4
1
0
0
7
20111.877-721640/21755532202457503312.206220118
20121.669-142723178/011481325335261241917612.233450312
Totals
1.93
22-26
71
32
229/3
5
186.2
252
122
79
59
237
33
1
14
1181
.232
10
8
0
4
37