#13 Kyle VanKalker

Year: Senior

Height: 6-2

Position:
Infield

Hometown: Dyer, Indiana

High School: Illiana Christian High School

 


▪  NCCAA North Central All-Region    2016
▪   NAIA/NCCAA/CCAC Scholar-Athlete   2017

Kyle is a fourth-year player ….. is an infielder …..
2017: was a starter at short stop ….. had a .297 batting average ….. posted 46 hits, including 10 doubles, one triple, and two home runs ….. scored 26 runs ….. had 23 RBIs ….. led the team with eight sacrifices ….. recorded 20 walks ….. led the team with 129 assists ….. posted a .958 fielding percentage
2016:  was a starter at short stop ….. had a .332 batting average ….. recorded 71 hits, including 14 doubles and one home run ….. ranked second on the team with 48 runs ….. had 34 RBIs ….. posted a .940 fielding percentage and led the team with 163 assists ….. ranked eighth in the conference in hits per game ….. set a school game record with three doubles in a single game
2015:  started at short stop ….. posted a .316 batting average ….. had 50 hits, including five doubles and one home run ….. had 33 runs and 27 RBIs ….. led the team with 192 defensive assists ….. posted a .939 fielding percentage ….. set a school season record with 192 assists
Career:  has a .317 batting average ….. ranks eighth in Trinity’s records book with 167 hits, including 29 doubles, one triple, and four home runs ….. has 107 runs  and is seventh in the records ….. posts 84 RBI ….. is second in the records with 24 sacrifices ….. ranks first with 484 assists …... has a .945 fielding percentage.
High School: played baseball for four years ….. earned all-conference honors ….. was all-area honorable mention ….. was on a 2014 regional championship team

Personal:  accounting and finance majors ….. parents are John and Deb VanKalker ….. has a two sisters (Amanda and Amber) ….. played basketball for three years in high school