13 - Kendall Hooper
Kendall Hooper
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hermitage, Tenn.
High School: Donelson Christian Academy
Position: C
Bats/Throws: R/R

In 2012 (Sophomore): Kendall played in 44 games and started in 38 for the Golden Eagles... had 30 hits and 17 runs including two homeruns at 100 at bats landing her the second highest batting average for the team with a .300 and the highest slugging percentage with a .410... had 41 total bases including three stolen bases with an attempted three... had three doubles, one triple, and nine RBIs... contributed to 15 assists and 153 putouts... awarded with All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (April 29).  

In 2011 (Freshman): Kendall appeared in 20 games for the Golden Eagles and was utilized mainly as a pinch runner/hitter in her freshman campaign...recorded a pinch-hit RBI against Eastern Illinois (4/2) and drew a bases-loaded pinch-hit walk against Western Kentucky (4/14) to bring in another run...named to the OVC Commissioner's and TTU Athletic Director's Honor Rolls.

(High School): A versatile player under head coach Brent Dorris, Kendall played several positions during her four seasons at Donelson Christian Academy including catcher, pitcher and shortstop…earned five letters in softball to go along with four in volleyball and basketball…in 2009 she owned a .547 batting average and was named all-district.

(Personal): Kendall is the daughter of James and Brenda Hooper…full name Kendall Elizabeth Hooper…born on July 6, 1992…majoring in chemistry.