NAME: Jenna Shepherd
SCHOOL: Deer Park High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2017
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Named all-state as
RESIDENCE: Deer Park
MOM: Tim & Stacy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My dad."
FUTURE GOAL: Successful college softball student-athlete at U. of Charleston
A four-year varsity starter in softball, Deer Park senior Jenna Shepherd also played three years of volleyball and two years of basketball for the Lady Wildcats.
A softball pitcher and first baseman, Jenna is coming off a junior campaign for
the 18-7 Lady Wildcats when she was 12-6 in the circle, with 89 strike outs in
104.1 innings pitched, a 1.95 ERA and four shutouts. At the dish, she hit .431
with five doubles, four home runs and 25 RBI.
Jenna has earned numerous softball honors. She has been first-team all-CHL three straight years, plus she is a three-time all-star for the Enquirer's all-city team and for the Div. III SWO all-district teams. Her sophomore year, she also was CHL Player of the Year and honorable mention all-Ohio.
Her senior year in volleyball, Jenna notched 110 kills and 91 digs, and was
honorable mention all-CHL. She also played two years of basketball.
Jenna is a four-year honor roll student who is active in community service and will play softball collegiately at the University of Charleston.
COACH'S QUOTE – "In coaching HS sports for 20 years Jenna is one of the very best lead by example athletes I've worked with. She's the first on the field and the last to leave every day. She inspires all of those around her to give their very best. She is a tireless worker who will be successful throughout life because of her determination."
— John Schablein, Softball Coach
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