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Kamryn Watts
Kamryn  Watts

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Torrance

Height:
5-6

Position:
Infielder

Experience:
2L

Major:
Sport and Entertainment Management


Watts's 2015 Game-by-Game Statistics
Watt's 2016 Game-by-Game Statistics

  • 2016 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
  • 2015 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2016 (SOPHOMORE): Drew 43 starts at third base and appeared in 55 games total ... Posted 83 assists at the hot corner after spending her freshman year at shortstop ... Led the Gamecocks with a .340 batting average in Southeastern Conference play ... Overall, hit .282 with eight stolen bases in 11 tries ... Also laid down three sacrifice bunts ... In her first start, went 2-for-3 with a run scored in the win at USF (2/12) ... Drove in a run at UC Santa Barbara (2/26) ... Added a double and a stolen base in the second game against the Gauchos (2/27) ... Posted hits in all three games against No. 12/12 Georgia (3/19-21), including adding two in both wins ... Also went 2-for-3 in the finale at No. 3/3 Auburn (3/26) ... Stole two bases and scored twice in the Saturday win over Troy (4/2) ... Tallied a five-game hitting streak from UNCW through USC Upstate (4/5-13) ... Had a hit in all three games at No. 16/14 Missouri (5/6-8), stealing a base on Sunday ... Posted an RBI single in the SEC Tournament quarterfinal matchup against No. 10/9 Tennessee (5/12) ... That started a five-game reached-base streak to end the year ... Went 1-for-2 with a stolen base and two runs in the elimination-game win over No. 24/24 USF in the NCAA Tallahassee Regional (5/21) ... Garnered a spot on the SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll and to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete list.

2015 (FRESHMAN): Started 22 games and played in 42 total ... Scored twice in her first career start against Delaware State (2/7) ... Posted her first hit with an RBI single in the win at East Carolina (2/7) ... Went 2-for-3 in that game against the Pirates ... Made two outstanding plays in the win over No. 21/20 California (2/21), turning a double play before coming up with a backhand on a sharp grounder in the hole at shortstop to get the Bears' No. 2 hitter at first ... Went 1-for-3 against Liberty (3/5) ... Scored a run after a stolen base and a throwing error put her on third in the Sunday win against Arkansas (4/12) ... Posted the best fielding percentage for a Gamecock shortstop in a season (.967) ... Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years at Torrance H.S. ... A four-time team MVP who hit .467 as a freshman ... Scored 142 runs while stealing 61 bases in 128 games during her high school career ... Added nine homers as a senior while also setting personal bests in RBI (27) and walks (14) ... Also earned four-time all-area and one all-state nod ... Played travel ball with the Nemesis Elite group ... Earned the CLASS award (Character, Leadership, Athleticism, Scholarship and Sportsmanship).

PERSONAL: Kamryn T. Watts is the daughter of Delana ... Has two siblings, A.J. and Giselle ... Says her favorite athlete is Lauren Chamberlain ... Chose the Gamecocks over UCF, Cal State Northridge and Arizona State ... Majoring in sport and entertainment management.