Maryland Softball BIO
Kylie Datil
Player Profile:

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Appeared in all 54 games, starting in all but one playing a mix of center-field and shortstop...hit at a .243 clip with a .313 on base percentage...came on in the second half of the year, batting .286 in conference play with a .345 on base percentage...Had a five game surge from 4/5 to 4/17, posting a .533 average...hit 1-for-2 with a double and walk vs. Providence (2/13)...went 1-for-2 with a RBI double against Drexel (2/14)...brought in two runs on a two-out single vs. Northern Iowa (3/1)...knocked two extra base hits including a 2 RBI triple against Lafayette (3/15)...had a career day against Dartmouth (3/25), going 3-5 with three home runs, six RBI's, and four runs...went 3-for-4 in the finale of the Indiana series (4/5) with one RBI...went 2-for-3 vs. Illinois (4/11) including a home run...followed up the next day (4/12) with another 2-for-3 outing...had a go-ahead RBI double in a 1-for-2 night against Penn State (4/17)...went 1-for-2 with a run scored against Rutgers (4/21).

AS A FRESHMAN (2014): Appeared in 40 games, making 39 starts...hit .300 with 17 RBIs, 13 runs and three home runs...hit .340 in ACC play...finished season as Terps' hottest hitter, batting .485 over final 10 games to raise season batting average from .247 to .300...posted two hits in collegiate debut against DePaul (2/7)...went 2-for-3 later that day against FIU (2/7)...knocked in first career run versus Jacksonville (2/8)...hit 1-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored against South Carolina (2/14)...knocked in two runs vs. Long Beach State (2/20)...posted first collegiate home run against #25 Auburn (3/1), knocking in a pair of runs...went 1-for-2 wih a run scored in game two at #8 Florida State (4/5)...hit second home run of season against Delaware State (4/16)...went 3-for-4 in game two against Virginia Tech (4/19), before posting two hits and a run against the Hokies in game three (4/20)....went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, three runs and a homer in two games against Howard (4/23)...posted two hits and an RBI double in game two against Notre Dame (4/27)....went 3-for-4 with a double in game one against Pitt (5/3)...finished season with a spetacular performance, going 3-for-4 with two doubles, one triple and five RBIs.

Before Maryland: Played center field at Vista Murrieta High School...hit .368 as a junior, .342 as a sophomore and .457 as a freshman...named First Team All-League in 2011 and 2012 and Second Team All-League in 2010...named to Redlands All-Tournament Team and Santiago All-Tournament team, Corona Angels, won 2008 national and state titles and was a national runner-up in 2009.

Personal: Kylie Jean Datil...daughter of Tania Datil...has two siblings, Anthony and Grace...will be the first in her family to attend a four-year school for her desired field...fell in love with the campus, the team and the coaching staff...chose Maryland over Hawaii, North Carolina, Pacific and UCSB...wears the same ribbon and headband every game...criminology major...wants to become a federal agent.

Hits 3, (4x) last vs. Indiana (4/5/15)
Runs 3, (2x) last vs. Indiana (4/5/15)
RBIs 6, vs. Dartmouth (3/25/15)
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