12 - Keri Sarratt
Keri Sarratt
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gaffney, S.C.
High School: Gaffney HS
Position: 3B


2009: Was the biggest surprise on the team in 2009... returned to top form after fully recovering from knee surgery in 2007... played in and started all 45 games... was the starter at third... hit .259 for the year... ranked second on the Spartans with five sacrifice bunts... tied for the team lead with a seven-game hitting streak during the season... collected four multi-hit games on the year... had a hit with two RBIs and a run in the 17-0 win over Gardner-Webb (Feb. 25)... collected a pair of hits with a walk, run and RBI in the 5-2 victory over NCAA Tournament team Mississippi Valley State (Feb. 27)... had a pair of hits and RBIs in the sweep of UNC Wilmington (March 5)... added two hits and a run in the split at Coastal Carolina (March 11)... had three hits in the split with Campbell (March 20)... was 2-for-2 with a walk in the 7-2 win at Charlotte (March 24)... hit a solo home run to help the Spartans take a 9-2 win at Western Carolina (April 1)... had a hit and RBI in the 8-4 win over Jacksonville (April 17)... a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team. 2008: Saw limited action due to recovery from knee surgery her freshman year... had only eight at-bats... drew one walk on the season... had six putouts and 11 assists at third on the year... a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team. 2007: Had a promising freshman season cut short midway through the year with a torn ACL... had stepped into the starting position at third early in the season... played in 22 games, starting 15 at third... struck out just five times in 45 at bats... walked six times... was 2-for-2 in the second game of the doubleheader with Georgia College & State (Mar. 6)... collected two hits and two runs in the 5-2 win over Fairmont State (Mar. 10)... was 2-for-5 with a RBI and a run in the thrilling 12-10 win over Francis Marion (Mar. 14)... tore her ACL in the first game of the doubleheader sweep of Georgia Southwestern (Mar. 21), ending her season. High School: Lettered five times in softball and twice in volleyball... finished her career with a .285 batting average... a two-time Best Defensive Player selection for Gaffney High School... earned the team's Most Improved award... also earned the Coaches Award... earned all-tournament honors at the Gene Lee Tournament... served as team captain as a senior... also played summer travel ball with the Palmetto Gators... also a standout in the classroom... earned the Teaching Fellows Scholarship. Major: Early Childhood Education.