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  Jess Stephens

Jess Stephens

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Glenbard South

Height:
5-6

Position:
C

Birthdate:
03/22/1983

B/T:
R/R

AS A SENIOR (2005): Appeared in just seven games due to a shoulder injury...started six of those contests...had one hit in eight at-bats...scored one run and knocked in one...committed one error.

AS A JUNIOR (2004): Started 31 games, and appeared in nine others...her .239 batting average was sixth on the team...scored seven runs and drove in five...drew six walks...stole one base and had two sacrifices.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2003): Played in 22 games...had nine hits, five runs and two RBIs...successful in both stolen base attempts...batted .191 on the year.

AS A FRESHMAN (2002): Started 38 games in her rookie season...recorded 23 hits and 13 runs...ranked second on the team in RBIs with 20...committed only three errors while splitting her time between catcher and right field.

AT GLENBARD SOUTH HIGH: Earned varsity letters in softball, basketball and volleyball...three-time all-conference selection in softball...team captain...Conference MVP in 2000...two-time team MVP...All-area captain...named to the all-state team by the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times and the IHSA Coaches Association...posted school records in career doubles, season doubles, career triples, career at-bats, season RBIs and career RBIs...holds the IHSA record with three triples in a game...batted .483...High school coach: Bill Voves.

PERSONAL: Born March 22, 1983...daughter of Debra Zimmerman...biology major.