Kayla Williams will begin her third season at Andrew College, and first as Head Softball Coach. She is a 2010 graduate of Emmanuel College, with her B.S. in Early Childhood Development.
Kayla is a 2005 graduate of Jackson County High School in Jefferson, GA, where she was a four-year letter winner in softball, basketball, and golf. She earned first team all-region honors for softball and helped lead her team to their first ever Elite Eight appearance in 2001. After high school, she signed a softball scholarship with Emmanuel College, located in Franklin Springs, GA. During her junior season at Emmanuel College she earned an all-conference award, as she finished the year hitting with a .342 avg, 14 doubles, 5 homeruns, and 22 RBI for the year, leading her team to an overall record of 32 wins and 22 losses. She was very versatile in her collegiate career, coming to Emmanuel College as a middle infielder, but taking advantage of her speed, was moved to the outfield predominantly, while also seeing time at second base and shortstop. She was a four year starter for the Lady Lions.
Kayla is entering her fifth year of coaching. She spent two years at Deerfield-Windsor High School located in Albany, GA, as an assistant, before becoming the Head Assistant Coach at Andrew College for the past two seasons. She also coached one summer with a travel softball team based out of northeast GA.
Kayla is married to Blake Williams from Watkinsville, GA. He is the Head Baseball Coach at Andrew College. They have one girl, Kori