|Hometown:||Fort Mill, S.C.|
|High School:||Nation Ford|
FRESHMAN (2012): One of three freshmen on The Citadel roster to play in at least 55 sets during the 2012 campaign … made her presence felt in her debut as she finished with 11 digs, 10 kills, five assisted blocks and a .308 attack percentage against Radford … drove home six kills and posted one solo and one assisted block in a meeting with St. Francis (Pa.) … emerged with four kills in 14 total attacks in the Dogs’ five-set win over Stetson … proved to be a valuable part of the rotation with four and five kills against SoCon foes Davidson and Furman, respectively … her four kills in seven attacks against Davidson marked the best attack percentage (.571) of the season … recorded five kills, two digs and one assisted block in two sets against Chattanooga … posted seven kills, four digs and a .357 attack percentage at Appalachian State … contributed seven kills, two assisted blocks and two digs in a three-set victory over Savannah State to close out the month of October.
HIGH SCHOOL: Bailey led her Nation Ford HS team to the 2010 3A State Championship … recognized as an all-region and all-state player in 2010 and 2011 … holds the school and region record in hitting percentage and kills … a three-year starter for Nation Ford HS at the middle hitter position … played with both the Charlotte Juniors (2010-11) and Carolina Union (2011-12) clubs over the last two seasons.
PERSONAL: Bailey Madison Kernodle ... born on April 27, 1994 in Charlotte, N.C. ... daughter of Chris and Natalie Jester and Cameron and Monetha Cobb ... chose to attend The Citadel over College of Charleston and South Carolina ... her father and uncle were both cheerleaders at N.C. State … major is education … has one sibling (Cameron Cobb, Jr.).