UNCG Softball BIO
19 Kendall McKinney


2016 (Junior)
Appeared in 52 games with 44 starts… hit .200 (23-for-115) with nine home runs ranking second on the team… slugged .443 and had a .256 on base percentage… made 57 putouts in the field with two assists and three errors for a .952 fielding percentage… homered twice in all three of the first SoCon series this season… had her first multi-home run game against Furman (4/17) and tallied a career-high eight bases that same game… drove in her first RBI of the season in the opener against Jacksonville (2/11) and had her first hit of the season against Longwood (2/20)… hit home runs in four straight games and homered in 7-of-11 games during that time… hit .250 in SoCon action with seven home runs and 11 RBI… 


2015 (Sophomore): 
Saw action in 28 games, starting 12 in the outfield ... hit .235 with eight hits, nine runs scored, two doubles and 12 RBI ... had five hits and hit .357 during the first five games of the season ... was 2-for-2 in stolen bases ... went 3-for-4 with two RBI in the season-opener against Army (Feb. 6) ... drove in four RBI and scored a run against Bethune-Cookman (Feb. 6) ... had a pinch-hit two run double againt Howard (March 6) ... earned two RBI against Loyola Marymount (March 7) ... scored four runs as a pinch-runner. 

2014 (Freshman): 
Played in 44 games, starting 17 games in the outfield ... hit .204 on 11 hits, 13 runs scored, four doubles, a home run and six RBI ... went 1-for-2 with a double in game one Virginia Tech (Feb. 18) ... was 2-for-2 with two doubles and two RBI against Hampton (Feb. 23) ... scored two runs against Bucknell (Feb. 28) ... scored two runs against Georgia Southern (Mar. 15-16) ... went 1-for-2 with a hit against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 27) ... hit her first career home run, a three-run shot in game two against Liberty (April 2) ... went 2-for-4 in the series finale at Furman (April 6) and had a RBI against UNCW (April 9) ... scored a run in game two against Charlotte (April 23) as a pinch runner ... also pinch ran and scored a run in game two at Appalachian State (April 26). 

High school
a power hitter for North Gwinnett High School that is a two-time all-region, all-county and an all-star team selection in 2012 … broke the single-season and career home run records at North Gwinnett … She led her team to a 22-9-2 overall record, winning the 2012 Region Championship and making the sweet 16 in the state playoffs … also was an outfielder for the South Carolina Elite club softball team in Greenville, S.C.

Kendall Leigh McKinney … born October 24, 1994 in Atlanta, Ga. … daughter of Alex and Kelly McKinney … has a brother Daniel McKinney … major is undecided.

Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.
High School: North Gwinnett