Lauren Cumbess hits two-run homer, Nikki Sagermann blast three-run shot in win
Kentucky softball team falls to Arkansas 4-1; Series continues Saturday at 1 p.m. ET
Kentucky softball team opens up three-game set with Razorbacks on Friday night in Fayetteville
Ansley Smith hits two home runs in game two as UK sweeps doubleheader at Middle Tennessee
Kentucky softball team plays doubleheader at Middle Tennessee on Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET
Cumbess' First-Career No-Hitter Clinches Series Over Georgia; Wildcats clinch series vs. UGA for just the second time in school history and first since 2000
Softball's Season Concludes in Tourney Thriller; Riley works six scoreless innings in relief; Joiner hits two-run homer
Five-Run Second Enough to Power UK Past Valpo; Rachel Riley gets ninth win on season, Chanda Bell picks up fourth save
Softball Grabs Victory Behind Riley, O'Brien; O'Brien hits first homer of season in win
Softball's Late Charge Falls Short to No. 10/11 Georgia; Cervantes' seventh-inning homer not enough
Cumbess' First-Career No-Hitter Clinches Series Over Georgia; UGA series win is just the second time in school history
Freshman (2012):Started all 60 games in her freshman season ... An All-SEC Freshman team selection ... Batted .278 which ranked third on the squad while posting a single-season UK record of 390 putouts on the year ... Throttled UK to the lead vs. Pacific with a solo home run in the seventh inning for the game's winning tally ... Smacked a solo homer in the top of the first inning in a win over FAU ... Notched her first multi-hit outing in a win over North Florida ... Recorded a pair of walks in a win over Jacksonville State ... Drove in a game-tying run in the loss to Georgia Southern ... Recorded eight hits in 18 at-bats, scoring five runs and tallying 14 total bases in the Ragin' Cajuns Invite ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week on March 6 ... Drilled a home run in the opening game of the Alabama series ... Was 3-for-4 in the final game of the series vs. the Tide ... Registered a double and three additional hits at the UK Invitational ... Singled and scored in a win over WKU ... Charted two hits, one run and two RBI in series win over No. 18 Auburn ... Tallied a hit off of Ellen Renfroe at No. 10 Tennessee ... Singled and walked in a loss at Louisville ... Tallied three RBI in UK's 7-0 series-evening win over South Carolina ... Singled in both games against Arkansas ... Used a blistering .800 batting average, two doubles and two RBI to lead UK to a series win over Ole Miss ... Scored game-winning run in Sunday's game vs. No. 22 LSU after getting on base by drawing a 12-pitch walk ... Singled and scored in UK's seventh inning rally that fell short in the SEC Tournament ... Blasted a two-run homer in UK's NCAA Tournament game vs. Louisville.
High School: Joiner is a Kentucky native who played for Christian County High School ... A catcher, as a junior she batted .556 which is the highest single-season average in school history ... She was Miss Kentucky Softball in 2011 while also being named the 2011 Kentucky Gatorade Player of the Year ... Was named a first-team All-State selection her junior and senior seasons, while she was the 2nd Region Player of the Year her senior year ... Joiner made the 2010 KHSAA State Tournament All-Tournament Team ... She owns high school record with 293 hits, 30 home runs, 66 doubles and 216 RBI ... Was a member of the Academic All-State First Team in 2010 and 2011 ... She was a member of the Honor Society and the Beta Club at Christian County ... 2011 Salutatorian of Christian County High School ... Parents are David and Suzanne Joiner ... Dad played baseball and basketball at Vanderbilt ... Dad also played minor league baseball in the New York Mets organization.