5 Kaytlyn Ernst
5 Kaytlyn Ernst
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Van Meter, Iowa
High School: Van Meter
Position: P
B/T: R/R
app 24
gs 18
w 7
l 11
sv 0
ip 98.2
era 4.75
k 57

Career Notes

  • Varsity letterwinner (2013)

2013 | freshman
Went 8-1 with a 3.54 ERA in 18 appearances and 59.1 innings as the team's No. 2 starter ... started 11 games, tossing two complete games and one shutout ... struck out 47 batters ... best game of the season came on 4/27 against Wartburg, throwing a complete-game, three-hit shutout with seven strikeouts in Simpson's 4-0 win.

High School
A 2012 graduate of Van Meter High School...coached by Garland Shirley....chosen first team All-Conference as a sophomore, junior, and senior....chosen second team All-State as a junior and senior....chosen first team All-Dallas County as a sophomore, junior, and senior.....ended career with school record 975 strikeouts, 88 career wins....lettered in basketball.  

Personal:
 Born Oct. 24, 1993....daughter of Kevin and Judy Ernst....has one brother, Zach....majoring in Athletic Training.  

Career Pitching Statistics
Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so
2013 3.54 8-1 18 11 2 1/2 0 59.1 58 40 30 24 47
                           
                           
                           
 Total 3.54 8-1 18 11 2 1/2 0 59.1 58 40 30 24 47
Recent Games
Apr 26 at Loras W, 4-3
Apr 26 at Loras W, 9-7
May 2 vs. Dubuque W, 8-0
May 2 at Coe L, 3-1
May 3 vs. Buena Vista W, 11-4
May 4 at Coe L, 9-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 8
Plate appearances 8 4
At Bats 5 3
Runs 0 0
Hits 2 1
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 1 0
Total bases 2 1
Walks 3 1
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .400 .333
On Base Percentage .625 .500
Slugging Percentage .400 .333
Appearances 24 7
Games started 18 6
Wins 7 1
Losses 11 3
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 4 1
Shutouts 1 -
Innings Pitched 98.2 29.1
Hits 129 39
Runs 78 24
Earned Runs 67 21
Walks 49 11
Strikeouts 57 11
Strikeouts per Game 4.06 2.65
Doubles Allowed 18 6
Triples Allowed 1 -
Home Runs Allows 11 3
At Bats Against 412 120
Batting Average Against .313 .325
Earned Run Average 4.78 5.05
Wild pitches 8 -
Hit Batters 5 2
Balks 1 1
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 2 -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 20 11
Total Chances 32 11
Put Outs 4 2
Assists 24 7
Errors 4 2
Fielding Percentage .875 .818
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 10 3
Runners Caught Stealing 2 -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .167 -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 1 vs. Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Finlandia W, 7-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 1 vs. Lakeland W, 8-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Mount Mary W, 15-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mitchell W, 6-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Roger Williams W, 7-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Wheaton (Mass.) L, 6-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Roger Williams W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Beloit W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Skidmore W, 12-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Cortland St. L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Catholic University L, 6-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Ill. Wesleyan W, 10-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Muskingum L, 8-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Montclair St. L, 6-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. St. Scholastica L, 7-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) L, 11-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire L, 6-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 10-9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 5 Luther W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Luther L, 13-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Coe L, 1-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Coe L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 6-4 2 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 9-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) L, 11-3 1 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 7-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 vs. Dubuque W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Coe L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 3 vs. Buena Vista W, 11-4 1 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
May 4 at Coe L, 9-2 1 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 1 vs. Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 1 vs. Finlandia W, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Mar 1 vs. Lakeland W, 8-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 1 vs. Mount Mary W, 15-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 7 vs. Mitchell W, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 7 vs. Roger Williams W, 7-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 8 vs. Wheaton (Mass.) L, 6-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 8 vs. Roger Williams W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Beloit W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Skidmore W, 12-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 10 vs. Cortland St. L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Catholic University L, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 13 vs. Ill. Wesleyan W, 10-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 13 vs. Muskingum L, 8-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 14 vs. Montclair St. L, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 14 vs. St. Scholastica L, 7-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) L, 11-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire L, 6-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 10-9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 5 Luther W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Luther L, 13-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Coe L, 1-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Coe L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 6-4 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 2
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 9-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) L, 11-3 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Apr 19 at Central (IA) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 7-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 26 at Loras W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 26 at Loras W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 vs. Dubuque W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Coe L, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 3 vs. Buena Vista W, 11-4 - - - 1 0 - - - - 1
May 4 at Coe L, 9-2 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 1 vs. Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 4 0 0 0.00 3 10 -
Mar 1 vs. Finlandia W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 vs. Lakeland W, 8-7 0 1 0 0 4.2 5 5 4 6.67 3 - 1
Mar 1 vs. Mount Mary W, 15-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 4-3 1 0 1 0 6.0 11 4 4 4.67 2 6 -
Mar 7 vs. Mitchell W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 vs. Roger Williams W, 7-1 1 1 0 0 5.0 4 1 1 1.40 4 7 -
Mar 8 vs. Wheaton (Mass.) L, 6-4 1 0 1 0 3.2 11 6 6 13.13 3 2 1
Mar 8 vs. Roger Williams W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Beloit W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Skidmore W, 12-2 1 1 0 0 2.0 - - - 0.00 1 3 -
Mar 10 vs. Cortland St. L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Catholic University L, 6-2 1 0 1 0 4.0 3 4 1 1.75 2 1 -
Mar 13 vs. Ill. Wesleyan W, 10-8 0 1 0 0 0.1 - 2 1 70.00 3 - -
Mar 13 vs. Muskingum L, 8-6 1 0 0 0 2.2 1 2 2 6.36 3 2 -
Mar 14 vs. Montclair St. L, 6-1 1 0 1 0 3.1 6 4 4 9.03 3 3 1
Mar 14 vs. St. Scholastica L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 1 - 0.00 2 - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) L, 11-7 1 0 1 0 6.0 9 6 5 5.83 3 1 -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire L, 6-3 1 0 1 0 6.0 8 6 6 7.00 2 2 1
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 10-9 1 0 0 0 4.0 7 6 6 10.50 2 2 1
Apr 5 Luther W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Luther L, 13-3 1 0 1 0 3.1 10 5 5 11.29 1 1 1
Apr 9 at Coe L, 1-0 1 0 1 0 6.0 2 1 1 1.17 2 4 1
Apr 9 at Coe L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 4-3 1 0 0 0 5.0 4 3 2 2.80 2 0 -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 9-2 1 1 0 0 5.2 6 2 2 2.69 2 4 -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) L, 11-3 1 0 1 0 3.0 10 7 6 14.00 1 2 -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 7-3 0 1 0 0 5.0 3 - - 0.00 1 1 -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 4-3 1 0 0 0 3.0 3 2 1 2.33 2 1 -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 vs. Dubuque W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Coe L, 3-1 1 0 1 0 6.0 5 3 2 2.33 - 3 1
May 3 vs. Buena Vista W, 11-4 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 2.33 - - 1
May 4 at Coe L, 9-2 0 0 1 0 3.0 11 7 7 16.33 2 2 2
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 1 vs. Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Finlandia W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Lakeland W, 8-7 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Mount Mary W, 15-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 4-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mitchell W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Roger Williams W, 7-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Wheaton (Mass.) L, 6-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 8 vs. Roger Williams W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Beloit W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Skidmore W, 12-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Cortland St. L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Catholic University L, 6-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Mar 13 vs. Ill. Wesleyan W, 10-8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Muskingum L, 8-6 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Montclair St. L, 6-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. St. Scholastica L, 7-5 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Washington (Mo.) L, 11-7 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Wis.-Eau Claire L, 6-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 vs. Wartburg W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Luther W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Luther L, 13-3 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 9 at Coe L, 1-0 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Coe L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 4-3 4 0 3 1 .750 - 1 - - - -
Apr 12 Dubuque W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 9-2 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Apr 15 Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) L, 11-3 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 19 at Central (IA) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Buena Vista W, 7-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 4-3 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Loras W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 vs. Dubuque W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Coe L, 3-1 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
May 3 vs. Buena Vista W, 11-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 4 at Coe L, 9-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2012-13 18 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2013-14 27 5 0 2 - - - 1 3 - - - .400 .625 .400
2014-15 14 5 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - - .000 .000 .000
2015-16 11 6 1 2 - - - 1 1 3 - - .333 .429 .333
Total 70 16 1 4 - - - 2 4 4 - - .250 .400 .250
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2012-13 18 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2013-14 27 - - - 2 0 - - 3 - 8
2014-15 14 - - - 0 0 - 1 3 0.33 5
2015-16 11 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 7
Total 70 - - - 4 0 - 1 7 0.14 20
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2012-13 18 11 8 1 0 2 59.1 58 40 29 24 47 5.54 5 3.42
2013-14 24 18 7 11 0 4 98.2 129 78 67 49 57 4.04 11 4.75
2014-15 14 3 4 1 0 1 34.1 38 26 20 13 27 5.50 3 4.08
2015-16 5 3 0 1 0 1 11.0 13 10 10 16 16 10.18 3 6.36
Total 61 35 19 14 0 8 203.1 238 154 126 102 147 5.06 22 4.34
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2012-13 18 19 2 15 2 .895 - 9 2 .182 - -
2013-14 27 32 4 24 4 .875 - 10 2 .167 - -
2014-15 14 12 1 10 1 .917 - - 2 1.000 - -
2015-16 11 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Total 70 64 8 49 7 .891 - 19 6 .240 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 27 5 0 2 - - - 1 3 - - - .400 .625 .400
Conference 8 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - - .333 .500 .333
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 2 0 1 - - - 0 - - - - .500 .500 .500
Away 5 2 0 0 - - - 0 2 - - - .000 .500 .000
Neutral 15 1 0 1 - - - 1 1 - - - 1.000 1.000 1.000
-
Wins 14 3 0 2 - - - 1 1 - - - .667 .750 .667
Losses 13 2 0 0 - - - 0 2 - - - .000 .500 .000
-
March 15 0 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - - - 1.000 -
April 9 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - - .333 .500 .333
May 3 2 0 1 - - - 1 1 - - - .500 .667 .500
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 27 - - - 2 0 - - 3 - 8
Conference 8 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 2
Away 5 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 4
Neutral 15 - - - 1 0 - - - - 2
-
Wins 14 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 4
Losses 13 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 4
-
March 15 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
April 9 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
May 3 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 24 18 7 11 0 4 98.2 129 78 67 49 57 4.04 11 4.75
Conference 7 6 1 3 0 1 29.1 39 24 21 11 11 2.63 3 5.01
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 6 5 2 3 0 - 31.0 40 22 20 11 9 2.03 2 4.52
Away 5 4 0 4 0 2 21.0 31 20 17 7 12 4.00 4 5.67
Neutral 13 9 5 4 0 2 46.2 58 36 30 31 36 5.40 5 4.50
-
Wins 11 7 7 0 0 1 44.2 39 22 18 23 28 4.39 3 2.82
Losses 13 11 0 11 0 3 54.0 90 56 49 26 29 3.76 8 6.35
-
March 13 10 5 6 0 2 51.2 65 41 34 34 37 5.01 4 4.61
April 8 7 2 3 0 1 35.0 45 26 23 13 15 3.00 3 4.60
May 3 1 0 2 0 1 12.0 19 11 10 2 5 2.92 4 5.83
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 27 32 4 24 4 .875 - 10 2 .167 - -
Conference 8 11 2 7 2 .818 - 3 - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 10 1 7 2 .800 - 4 - - - -
Away 5 7 2 4 1 .857 - 2 - - - -
Neutral 15 15 1 13 1 .933 - 4 2 .333 - -
-
Wins 14 13 0 9 4 .692 - 2 - - - -
Losses 13 19 4 15 0 1.000 - 8 2 .200 - -
-
March 15 18 1 16 1 .944 - 6 2 .250 - -
April 9 12 2 7 3 .750 - 3 - - - -
May 3 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -