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10 Davis Carter
B/T: R/R
Height: 5-9
Class: JR
Position: C/1B
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Greenwood, IN
Previous School: Greenwood Community

2016 at Taylor: Played in 51 games and started 48 of those as a sophomore for Taylor, primarily at first base and catcher…Posted a .303 batting average on the year…Had the third-most hits (46) and runs (30) on the squad…Ranked second on the team and seventh in the Crossroads League with eight home runs, while also totaling 34 RBIs, second-most on the team…Recorded a slugging percentage of .507 and on-base percentage of .373…Ended the season on an eight-game hitting streak, including three multi-hit games…Tallied 10 multi-hit games on the year…Went a perfect 3-for-3 from the dish in a 6-2 win over Goshen on April 18, hitting two round-trippers and driving in five of TU’s six runs…Out of 356 chances in the field, notched 329 putouts and a .980 fielding percentage...Was selected to the Crossroads League All-Tournament Team.

2015 at Taylor: Carter had an outstanding freshman campaign, playing in 49 games and starting in 46…Contributed at catcher, first base, the designated player position and as an outfielder when needed…Totaled 66 hits and batted to a .429 average to rank No. 7 in the Crossroads League…Had a .458 on-base percentage and led TU in slugging percentage at .701, the sixth-best mark in the Crossroads League…Drove in a team-high 51 RBI, fifth-most in the Crossroads League, while striking out just four times all season…Carter’s statistics were particularly impressive at home on Gudakunst Field, helping Taylor to a 14-4 record by batting .644 with six home runs, 22 RBI, a slugging percentage of 1.156, on-base percentage of .660 and 15 runs scored…Tied for the lead on the Taylor squad with nine home runs, which ranked third in the Crossroads League…Hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the top of the seventh inning against No. 18 Indiana Wesleyan to help lift Taylor to a 9-7 victory on the road…Also led Taylor with 15 doubles on the season…Came around to score 29 runs…Had a 10-game hitting streak that coincided with TU’s 10-game winning streak from April 14 to April 24…Had two games with five RBIs and two multi-home run games…Produced two or more hits in 21 contests…Hit a walk-off single against Bethel on April 3 in a 5-4 win…Owned a .972 fielding percentage in 180 chances…Was named Crossroads League Player of the Week (March 30 – April 5)…Was an All-Crossroads League performer and National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Great Lakes Region First Team selection...Earned NAIA Second-Team All-American honors.

Prep: Carter is from Greenwood, Indiana and attended Greenwood Community High School…Earned four varsity letters…Teammate of fellow TU player, Alex Lovelace…Led Woodmen to four Mid-State Conference Championships and a pair of county championships…Two-time All-Mid-State Conference performer…Named all-district and all-county as a senior…Also lettered four times in volleyball.

Personal: Daughter of David and Beth Carter…Majoring in elementary education at Taylor.

2017 Softball Roster
Roster for 2017 Softball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
1Hannah RobbinsSRP/1BR/R5-8Woodburn, INWoodlan
2Hannah SimmonsSOOFL/R5-2Hartford City, INBlackford
3Andi StewartSO2B/OFL/R5-1Franklin, INWhiteland Community
4Abby SmithSOUTI/CL/R5-7Bourbonnais, ILBradley-Bourbonnais
5Courtney MoriartySOP/OFR/R5-7Greenwood, INCenter Grove
6Lyndsey CornellFROFL/R5-3Vinton, IAVinton-Shellsburg
7Alex LovelaceSROFL/R5-7Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
8Erin CozadFR1B/OFR/R5-10Elko, MNLakeville South
10Davis CarterJRC/1BR/R5-9Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
11Briley SpencerSR1B/CR/R5-10Bloomington, ILTremont
12Lauren EhleSRC/3BR/R5-5New Haven, INWoodlan
13Paige WilsonFR1B/PR/L5-6Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
14Hannah CastorSOOF/2BR/R5-6North Vernon, INJennings County
15Morgan AllisonSROFR/R5-10South Bend, INRiley
17Blakelee SteebFRP/INFR/R5-4Indianapolis, INLutheran
18Cassie KuizinJRSSR/R5-4Springfield, ILSacred-Heart Griffin
19Cassidy DrabekFRPR/R5-9Lockport, ILLockport Township
20Jessie BrittSR3BR/R5-7Indianapolis, INBen Davis
21Anna GundersonSR2B/OFR/R5-3Greenwood, INCenter Grove
22Olivia HostetlerSOOFL/R5-6Woodburn, INWoodlan
23Justice CarmichaelSOOFR/R5-5Indianapolis, INScecina
24Maddie CornellSRPR/R5-6Vinton, IAVinton-Shellsburg
27Taylor WilsonFR3B/OFR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
28Dani WyseFRP/1BR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
32Jen MorganFRSS/2BR/R5-3Spencer, INOwen Valley
33Olivia WinnFR3B/CR/R5-2Elwood, INTipton
34Karissa CrisenberyFROFR/R5-7West Unity, OHHilltop
36Emily ThompsonFROFL/R5-3Muncie, INDelta
74Taylor KoeglerFR3B/OFR/R5-2Kendallville, INEast Noble
Record: 39-18 Home: 17-2 Away: 21-11 Neutral: 1-5 Crossroads: 27-7