10 Davis Carter
B/T: R/R
Height: 5-9
Class: SR
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.

2018 Softball Roster
Roster for 2018 Softball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
1Jen MorganSOSS/2BR/R5-3Spencer, INOwen Valley
2Hannah SimmonsJROFL/R5-2Hartford City, INBlackford
3Andi StewartJR2B/OFL/R5-1Franklin, INWhiteland Community
4Abby SmithJRUTI/CL/R5-7Bourbonnais, ILBradley-Bourbonnais
5Courtney MoriartyJRP/OFR/R5-7Greenwood, INCenter Grove
6Lyndsey CornellSOOFL/R5-3Vinton, IAVinton-Shellsburg
7Jacqueline RyalsFRR/R 
8Erin CozadSO1B/OFR/R5-10Elko, MNLakeville South
9Kara TuckerFRR/R 
10Davis CarterSRC/1BR/R5-9Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
11Blakelee SteebSOP/INFR/R5-4Indianapolis, INLutheran
13Paige WilsonSO1B/PR/L5-6Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
14Hannah CastorJROF/2BR/R5-6North Vernon, INJennings County
18Cassie KuizinSRSSR/R5-4Springfield, ILSacred-Heart Griffin
19Cassidy DrabekSOPR/R5-9Lockport, ILLockport Township
21Lauren KanaiFRR/R 
22Olivia HostetlerJROFL/R5-6Woodburn, INWoodlan
23Faith RebberFRR/R 
24Darby ShawFRR/R 
27Taylor WilsonSO3B/OFR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
28Dani WyseSOP/1BR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
32Ashley RobertsFRR/R 
33Olivia WinnSO3B/CR/R5-2Elwood, INTipton
34Karissa CrisenberySOOFR/R5-7West Unity, OHHilltop
36Emily ThompsonSOOFL/R5-3Muncie, INDelta
74Taylor KoeglerSO3B/OFR/R5-2Kendallville, INEast Noble
88Tia SharpFRR/R 
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 Neutral: 0-0 Crossroads: 0-0