Kerry Wyborn

Kerry Newsome (Wyborn) is a two-time Olympian in softball having contested the 2004 Athens and 2008 Beijing Games. Newsome made her senior debut at 20 years of age in 1998. She was unlucky to miss selection to the 2000 Sydney Olympic Team due to a knee reconstruction but recovered to contest the 2002 World Championships. After winning silver in Athens in 2004, Newsome struck bad luck with injury again, breaking her leg resulting in missing the 2006 World Championship team. She returned to form to make the Olympic Team for Beijing, winning bronze.

Olympic Results

2008 Beijing

Softball - Women
Preliminaries - Game 04 - JPN v AUS 0-3, 3-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-X JPN 4-3 Loss
Preliminaries - Game 06 - USA v AUS 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-2, 0-X USA 3-0 Loss
Preliminaries - Game 09 - CHN v AUS 1-0, 2-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0 CHN 1-3 Win
Preliminaries - Game 15 - AUS v TPE 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 2-0, 1-0, 0-0 TPE 3-1 Win
Preliminaries - Game 19 - NED v AUS 0-0, 2-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-0, 0-0, 4-0 NED 0-8 Win
Preliminaries - Game 23 - AUS v CAN 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 3-0 CAN 4-0 Win
Preliminaries - Game 28 - VEN v AUS 4-0, 1-0, 0-0, 4-0, 0-2 VEN 2-9 Win
Semifinals - Game 30 - 3rd v 4th 0-0, 1-0, 1-3, 1-0, 0-0, 2-0, 0-0 CAN 5-3 Win
Final (Bronze Medal Game) - Game 31 - L29 v W30 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-2, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 1-1, 0-1 JPN 3-4 Loss
Final Placing 3 / 8

2004 Athens

Softball - Women
Preliminaries 0-2, 1-0, 0-0, 2-0, 1-0, 0-0, 0-0 JPN 4-2 Win
Preliminaries 0-2, 0-0, 0-0, 0-8, 0-X USA 10-0 Loss
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-0, 0-0, 0-X TPE 0-1 Win
Preliminaries 2-0, 2-0, 2-0, 0-0, 2-0 ITA 8-0 Win
Preliminaries 0-0, 1-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0 CAN 1-0 Win
Preliminaries 2-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-2, 0-0, 0-0, 0-X GRE 2-3 Win
Preliminaries 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 5-0 CHN 5-0 Win
Semifinals 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-3, 0-1, 0-X USA 0-5 Loss
Bronze Medal Game 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 0-0, 3-0, 0-0, 0-0 JPN 3-0 Win
Gold Medal Game 0-3, 0-0, 0-2, 0-0, 0-0, 1-0, 0-X USA 5-1 Loss
Final Placing 2 / 8