|Kai Paul - 42
2001 (Junior): Played in 51 games for the Blazers during the 2001 season ... had a season batting average of .212 ... third on the team in fielding percentage with .974 ... finished the season with a .250 slugging percentage ... had one homerun and hit one double.
At Mississippi University for Women: Was a two-time GSC All-Conference First Team selection ... named First Team All-Regional in her second year ... is the school’s career home run leader with 15 ... started all 55 games as a freshman and sophomore ... in her second year she posted seven home runs, 45 RBI, a .315 batting average, a .519 slugging percentage and a .983 fielding percentage ... her 45 RBI set the school’s single season record.
High School: Named All-State at first base as a senior ... named All-State as a designated hitter in her junior season ... named Who’s Who Among American Champion Athletes as a junior and senior ... led Tarrant in RBI and slugging percentage in her junior and senior years ... led team in batting average as a senior ... named team’s MVP as a junior and senior ... received All-State Honorable Mention in basketball as a junior ... was named to The Birmingham News Prep-Stats Leading Scorers and Rebounders as a junior and senior ... led basketball team in rebounds as a junior ... named to the Area All-Tournament Team in basketball and volleyball as a junior ... was volleyball captain her senior year and basketball captain as a junior ... member of the National Honor Society ... First Team Academic All-State in basketball as a junior ... named Who’s Who Among American High School Students all four years of high school ... named to National Honor Roll and was an All-American Scholar all four years of high school.
Personal: Full name is Kai Michele Paul ... born May 23, 1980 in Decatur, Ala. ... majoring in health promotions ... parents are Joe and Dian Paul ... chose UAB because she loved the school, the campus and the coach and because UAB was close to home ... favorite musical artist is NSync and Pink ... favorite website is www.yahoo.com ... hopes to be playing softball professionally and coaching in 10 years.