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#2 Baillie Kirker
Position: First Base
Height: 5'6"
Year: Junior
Hometown: La Crescenta, Calif.
High School: Crescenta Valley
Experience: 1 Letter

General: A batter with power who has struggled to hit for average in her first two seasons ... Has shown outbursts of potential and a new season could lead to the manifestation of such ... Very solid defensively.

2011: Started 35 games, 33 at first base and two as the designated player ... Hit four home runs on the season ... Notched 18 RBI on 17 hits ... Batted .185 for the season ... Notched her biggest hit of the season, and possibly her career, with a game-tying RBI with two outs in the bottom of the seventh to extend the game in Arizona's 10-inning win vs. California (5/12) ... Hit a grand slam vs. Cal State Northridge (3/27) ... Clubbed a three-run home run vs. Texas A&M Corpus Christi (2/20) ... Notched three doubles on the season ... Possesses a solid glove at first base, compiling an impressive .984 fielding percentage ... Went 5-for-7 with a double, a grand slam and six RBI in a three-game stretch (3/25-4/1) ... Had four multi-RBI games ... Saw time in the circle during Kenzie Fowler's absence due to injury ... Was the most successful of the three position players that pitched (along with Victoria Kemp and Brittany Lastrapes) ... Did not allow a run in her first three innings pitched while allowing just three hits ... Tucson Regional: Hit a walk-off, two-run home run to run-rule Texas Tech and send Arizona to the Super Regional ... Drew three walks ... Tucson Super Regional: Started game one at first base where she tallied nine putouts.

2010: A Pac-10 All-Freshman honorable mention selection ... Struggled at the end of the season after a hot start ... Started 59 games at first base ... Very reliable at first base, fielding .991 in 325 chances ... Hit seven home runs in her first 19 games ... Was hit by six pitches, second most on team ... Drove in all five runs in a 5-0 victory over Missouri on February 21 with two home runs ... Also went yard twice March 7 against St. Johns when she tallied three RBI, going 2-for-2 at the plate ... Tucson Regional: Hit safely vs. Cornell ... Had a season-high tying 11 putouts in the second matchup with Hofstra ... Tucson Super Regional: Had an RBI single in the second game of the series ... WCWS: Was hitless in six starts but did not record in error in 19 chances at first base.

High School: Crescenta Valley High School, La Crescenta, Calif., 2009 ... Played four years of varsity softball under Dan Berry ... Was a 2009 first team All-American and National Player of the Year finalist ...2008 CIF Player of the Year, and 2006, 2008 and 2009 first team All-CIF selection ... Set the California home run record for freshman with 16 in her rookie campaign ... Became the California career HR record-holder with 53 bombs, breaking teammate Lini Koria's record in the process ... Is also the CIF all-time RBI leader with 191 ... Was the captain of her team as a senior ... Played travel ball with American Pastime KSA 16U for six years under her father Randy, then played for the Worth Firecrackers 18U for two years under Tony Rico ... Took home third place at the 18 gold nationals in 2009.

Personal: Academic major is education ... Daughter of Randy and Sandy Kirker ... Father is a batting instructor ... Mother is an office manager ... Her hero and biggest fan is her great grandma, Mae ... Would like to become a special education teacher because it is a life changing experience and she wants to help people ... Lists hanging out with friends, shopping and going to the beach as her hobbies ... Decided to attend UA because "it's been a dream of mine to play for this school since I was 10 years old" ... Born Baillie Marie Kirker in Glendale, Calif.

Career Stats:
Year	Avg	GP	GS	AB	R	H	2B	3B	HR	RBI	TB	SLG%	BB	HBP	SO	GDP	OB%	SF	SH	SB	ATT	PO	A	E	FLD%
2010	.163	55	55	135	18	22	1	0	7	25	44	.326	23	6	45	1	.309	1	2	0	0	285	13	3	.990
2011	.185	39	35	92	9	17	3	0	4	18	32	.348	11	0	24	1	.272	0	4	1	2	178	3	3	.984
TOTAL	.172	94	90	227	27	39	4	0	11	43	76	.335	34	6	69	2	.295	1	6	1	2	463	16	6	.988

Year ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP BK SFA SHA 2011 7.00 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 4 4 1 0 1 0 2 20 .368 1 0 0 0 0 TOTAL 7.00 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 4 4 1 0 1 0 2 20 .368 1 0 0 0 0

Career Honors: 2010 Pac-10 All-Freshman (Honorable Mention)

Career Single-Game Highs: (Hitting) Hits: 2, 6 times Doubles: 1, 4 times Home runs: 2, Missouri, Feb 21, 2010 ; St. Johns, Mar 07, 2010 Total bases: 8, Missouri, Feb 21, 2010 ; St. Johns, Mar 07, 2010 RBI: 5, Missouri, Feb 21, 2010 Runs scored: 2, 8 times Walks: 3, Oregon State, Apr 23, 2010 Hit by pitch: 2, vs Oklahoma, Mar 19, 2010 Struck out: 3, at Washington, Apr 11, 2010 ; vs Michigan, Mar 18, 2010 Sac flies: 1, vs Western Michigan, Feb 12, 2010 Sac bunts: 2, at New Mexico State, May 21, 2011 At bats: 5, at Oregon, May 08, 2010 Stolen bases: 1, vs LSU, Feb 25, 2011 Caught stealing: 1, Oregon, Apr 30, 2011 (Pitching) Innings pitched: 2.0, Arizona State, Apr 23, 2011 Walks allowed: 1, Arizona State, Apr 23, 2011 Batters faced: 9, Arizona State, Apr 23, 2011 Field chances: 15, Hofstra, May 23, 2010 Putouts: 13, California, May 12, 2011 Assists: 3, Hofstra, May 23, 2010

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