#21 Kelly Lupton
Position: Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Galloway, N.J.
High School: Absegami (UNC Greensboro)

First-year member of the Blue Hens expected to be an integral member of the UD pitching staff.

At UNC Greensboro: 2013 Season: Made 18 appearances with seven starts for the Spartans • posted a 4-1 record with two saves • recorded a 3.35 ERA and struck out 48 batters • picked up her first career save against George Mason, striking out two • earned her first career victory against Eastern Illinois after throwing five innings, allowing just two hits and no earned runs with five strikeouts • struck out a season-best seven batters against Quinnipiac • fired her first career complete game against Hartford, allowing one earned run with a career-best 10 strikeouts • earned a one-out save against Western Carolina • threw two scoreless innings against Liberty and a perfect inning vs. UNCW • picked up her fourth victory with a relief win against Chattanooga.

Named to the All-South Jersey Team • second to The Press First Team all-stars squad for Absegami High School • finished her senior season with 262 strikeouts and just 42 walks in 148 innings • went 17-5 with seven shutouts and two no-hitters, including one in the state playoffs against Egg Harbor Township • also set Absegami records with 684 career strikeouts and 79 RBI • batted .333 with two home runs and 18 RBI, while ending her career with 99 hits.

Kelly Lynn Lupton • born July 26, 1994, in Galloway, N.J. • daughter of Gina Lupton • owns and rides eight horses that she jumps in competitions • criminal justice major at Delaware. 

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