1. USSSA Pride win game 3 against Florida Gulf Coast League 7-2
  2. USSSA Pride Sweep Doubleheader against Florida Gulf Coast League
  3. USSSA Pride packs Bosse Field with fans during Evansville Series
  4. Pride Take on Team Florida in Evansville
  5. USSSA Pride shut out Team Florida, 8-0
  6. USSSA Pride Take Series Opener against Team Mexico, 4-3
  7. USSSA Pride defeat Team Canada, 2-1
  8. Ford Shuts out Team Canada in 1-0 Win
  9. Pride Prepare for Series Rematch Against Team Canada
  10. USSSA Pride split the DH with Team Mexico
  11. USSSA Pride welcomes Jessie Harper
  12. USSSA Pride come back to Space Coast Complex in Game 1 against Team Mexico
  13. Alyssa Palomino-Cardoza joins USSSA Pride for 2021 season
  14. USSSA Pride Welcomes Odicci Alexander
  15. USSSA Pride Travel to Oklahoma
  16. Pride Welcomes Haley Cruse
  17. Pride Finish Four Game Series with a Bang
  18. Pride Open The Season Against Team Canada
  19. Pride Coaching Staff Returns for 2021 Season
  20. Pride Welcomes Sam Show
  21. USSSA Names Lauren Chamberlain as National Director of USA Elite Select
  22. Don DeDonatis Sr. returns to manage the USSSA Pride
  23. WPF Coming 2022; Chamberlain named Commissioner
  24. Pride Win finished 2021 season with emotional tribute to retiring Powers
  25. Alexander throws No-Hitter in 11-0 win over Carolina Collegiate League
  26. Pride Crushes Team Florida after explosive 3rd inning, 7-3
  27. Pride shutout Team Florida 5-0 in Home Opener

Kelsey Nunley


Height: 5’10”   Bats: N/A    Throws: R

Years Pro: 2nd year

College: Kentucky

Hometown: Soddy Daisy, TN

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PROFESSIONAL: Enters her second season in the NPF with the USSSA Pride. Named to the 2016 All-NPF team in her rookie season. Nunley was drafted in the 2016 NPF College Draft by the USSSA Pride as the 5th overall pick.

2016 Season: Nunley ended her rookie season with a 6-1 record and posted a 2.82 ERA throwing 60 strikeouts in a total of 54.2 innings pitched. Kelsey kept OBP at and average of .242 and totaled 3 saves on the season. Her performance earned her a spot on the 2016 All-NPF team for the first time in her professional career.

COLLEGE: Kentucky’s all-time wins leader. Nunley is 93-41 in her career for the Wildcats with 104 career starts and a career ERA of just 1.97 in the SEC. Ranks 2nd on the UK strikeout record with 727 career strikeouts. SENIOR (2016): All-SEC First Team. SEC Pitcher of the Year. Senior CLASS Award Finalist. ESPNw Player of the Week. JUNIOR (2015): UK Female Athlete of the Year, USA Softball Top 50 Watch List for Player of the Year, Preseason All-SEC by league coaches, Preseason All-SEC first team by College Sports Madness, Preseason All-America Fourth Team by College Sports Madness, SEC Pitcher of the WeekSOPHOMORE (2014): All-SEC Second Team by league coaches, SEC All-Tournament Team, NFCA All-Southeast Region Third Team, WCWS All-Tournament Team. SEC Academic Honor Roll. Led Kentucky to its first-ever Women’s College World Series. FRESHMAN (2013): All-SEC Freshman Team by league coaches, SEC Freshman of the Week, SEC Pitcher of the Week. SEC Academic Honor Roll.

PERSONAL: Kelsey was born on July 10, 1994 to Randy and Jane Nunley. Was voted Most Athletic Girl by high school peers and was a Tennessee Distinguished Scholar Athlete all four years. Her cousin Robby Haddon played football at Texas Tech and cousin Kim Woodlee played basketball at Kansas State. Set to graduate from the University of Kentucky in 2017. Star basketball and volleyball player in high school.