18   Jenna Mitchell
Jenna Mitchell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Matteson, IL

High School:
Rich South

Position:
OF


2007: Played in 34 games with 24 starts, primarily in right field... Had eight hits, nine runs and two runs batted in... Hit a two RBI single to seal the first win of the season against South Dakota State on February 10... She singled and scored to clench a Huskies sweep of Buffalo on April 20...Spent some time as a pinch runner, stealing two bases on three attempts.

2006: Played in 35 games in the outfield for the Huskies and started 27... Went a perfect 3-for-3 stealing bases... Scored 10 runs for the second consecutive season, batting 175.

2005: Served as the Huskies' premier pinch-runner with 10 runs scored in 30 appearances off the bench... Scored one run in five consecutive games against opponents Georgia Tech, Akron and Loyola (Mar. 19-29)... Scored the lone run on a double by Kathy Dearborn in a 1-0 shutout of Akron (Mar. 27)... Was the only run to score for the second time of the season in a 1-0 win over Western Michigan (Apr. 17), also thanks to a sacrifice fly by Dearborn.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for Rich South... Stole a career-high 15 bases and compiled a .298 average at the plate while scoring 17 runs during her senior year... Hit .381 with 33 runs scored and 12 stolen bases in her junior season as the Stars went 7-20... Four-time All-SICA South honoree and two-time All-Area Honorable Mention selection.

Personal: Daughter of Karen and Darryl Mitchell... Was a member of the Crete Cyclones for summer softball. Major: Marketing. Birthday: May 18, 1986.