Coastal Carolina vs Georgia Southern
Coastal Carolina vs Georgia Southern (GM 1 of DH)
Coastal Carolina vs Georgia Southern (GM 2 of DH)
Coastal Carolina vs UT- Arlington
Coastal Carolina vs UT- Arlington (GM 1 of DH)
**Dean's list: Fall 2017 posting at least a 3.25 gpa
Leonardtown HS:Beasley-Polko has been a three-year varsity starter at Leonardtown High School. Offensively last season she averaged a .362 at the plate with 17 hits while recording 13 RBI. As a sophomore, she helped the team to a 4A-East Regional Championship while batting .357 with 25 hits, four doubles, and 11 RBI.
In the circle, Beasley-Polko held an 8-1 record her freshman season with a .536 ERA over 78 innings and aided the team to a Regional semifinalist finish. In 2015, she recorded 369 strikeouts in 158 innings pitched for a 21-3 overall record a career-best - that led to a team's 4A-East Regional Championship. Despite an injury during her junior season, she held an 11-5 overall record with a .322 ERA and 245 strikeouts in 108 innings pitched. That season, she also recorded a save. She was two-time first-team All-Met during her sophomore and junior seasons and was awarded 1st team All-SMAC Academic over her three seasons.
"Kaitlin is a very talented pitcher who we anticipate making an immediate impact in our program," Green said. "She is very capable of notching a dominating performance each time she's in the circle. We have seen her have tremendous success against great club competition and we are thrilled to watch her continue that for the Chants."