8  Robbie Kelley
Robbie Kelley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springboro, Ohio

High School:
Springboro

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
04/28/1986

Experience:
3L

B/T:
R/R



2007...appeared in 51 games and started 48...struggled during the early part of the season only to catch fire over the last 35 games going 44-for-123 (.358) while starting every game...part of that was attributed to two hitting streaks as he carried a 10-game streak from April 6 to April 21 going 16-for-39 (.410) with 14 RBIs, four doubles and two home runs helping XU to an 8-2 record while raising his average 74 points...his second streak was a seven-gamer from May 3 thru May 15 going 11-for-28 (.393) with eight runs and five RBIs, raising his average 22 points...tied a career high with three hits, including his first career home run against Dayton (3/25) ending the day 3-for-4...had a career-high three RBIs against Duquesne (4/15)...swiped his first career stolen base against La Salle (5/12)...tied career highs with three hits and three RBIs against St. Bonaventure in the A-10 Championship (5/23)...had a great A-10 Championship going 6-for-14 (.429) on the week with four RBIs...finished third on the team with a .304 average and .417 slugging percentage...tops on the team with a .419 on-base percentage...fourth in RBIs with 27...was second on the team with a .376 average and .480 slugging percentage in conference play...set the school record for times hit by pitch in a season with 18 and sits tied for fourth all-time in school history with 18

2006...started 20 of the 23 games he played in, primarily at third base...set a career high in hits on two occasions during the season...the first coming at Gardner Webb (3/4) in his first start of the year as he finished 3-for-5 at the plate with two RBIs...followed that up with a 3-for-4 effort with his first collegiate double versus Youngstown State (3/18)...knocked his first career triple with his only hit in a 1-for-3 day versus Rhode Island (3/24)...carried an eight-game hitting streak from 3/4 to 3/26 going 12-for-29 (.414) with a double, triple and four RBIs

2005...played in nine games and made two starts at third base...saw his first collegiate action against Lipscomb (2/19)...recorded his first collegiate hit and assist against Ohio (4/5)...scored his first collegiate run and knocked in his first RBI against Dayton (5/16)

High School...played for head coach Mark Pelfrey at Springboro High School...batted .494 during his senior campaign and lettered all four seasons for the Panthers...is seventh in the Ohio High School record books for times hit by pitch in a season with 12...lettered in all four years in soccer and three years in basketball

Personal...a management major...born on Apr. 28, 1986 in Ft. Worth, Texas...parents are David and Marsha Kelly.






CAREER HIGHS
At Bats6 Six Times; last vs. Charlotte (May 5, 2007)
Hits3 Four Times; most recent vs. Saint Bonaventure (May 23, 2007)
Runs2 Seven Times; most recent at Saint Bonaventure (May 23, 2007)
Doubles1 Nine Times; most recent at Rhode Island (May 24, 2007)
Triples1 Once; last at Rhode Island (March 24, 2006)
Home Runs1 Four Times; most recent vs. Charlotte (May 4, 2007)
RBIs3 Twice; most recent vs. Saint Bonaventure (May 23, 2007)
Walks2 Four Times; most recent vs. UMass (May 19, 2007)
Stolen Bases1 Once; last vs. La Salle (May 12, 2007)
HBP3 Three Times; last at Temple (April 22, 2007)
Putouts12 Twelve Times; last at Dayton (March 24, 2007)
Assists6 Six Times; last vs. Saint Louis (April 14, 2006)
Errors2 Twice; most recent at Cincinnati (April 25, 2006)

CAREER STATISTICS
YearAvgGPGSABRH2B3BHRRBITBSLG%BBHBPSOGDPOB%SFSHSBATTPOAEFLD%
2005.2509281200012.2500000.2500100211.750
2006.230232074617210521.2849081.313010016429.866
2007.304514816831517042770.4171618302.4191313273364.987
TOTAL.261837025038709143393.3172518383.32715132917914.867
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