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Jessica Ball
Jessica  Ball

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Thornton, Colo.

High School:
Legacy HS

Last College:
Western Nebraska CC

Height:
5-5

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

05/21/2017

@LATechSB Falls in Extra Innings to No. 1 Minnesota

Lady Techsters end season at 38-24

05/20/2017

@LATechSB Downs Albany in Regional Action

Lady Techsters face Minnesota Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

05/12/2017

@LATechSB Downs No. 23 Marshall to Advance to C-USA Title Game

Lady Techsters face FIU Saturday at 12 p.m.

04/30/2017

@LATechSB Sweeps North Texas on Senior Day

Lady Techsters clinch the West Division title with victories

04/28/2017

@LATechSB Hosts North Texas on Senior Weekend

Lady Techsters, Mean Green sit 1, 2 in West Division

02/15/2016

Sand Dollar Classic

LA Tech softball posted a 3-2 record over the three day tournament in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

2017: Saw action in 53 games, making 28 starts at third base … Batted .277 with 23 hits in 83 at bats … Recorded three doubles, one triple and two home runs … Scored 17 runs and drove in 16 … Was 7-of-8 in stolen bases … Had 5 multi-hit games and 5 multi-RBI games … Hit her first Division I home run against the Texas Longhorns … Had two RBI in the same game against Texas … Also had an inside-the-park home run in win over Grambling State … Had a career-high three hits and three RBI in a win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff …

2016: Appeared in 37 games for the Lady Techsters, posting a .219 batting average … Missed a large chunk of the season due to a broken finger and saw most of her playing time as a pinch runner … Hit a double in a win over Southeastern … Scored three runs a pinch runner, all three coming in C-USA games … Drove in two runs this season, both coming on the same day of the LA Tech Invitational, one against Mississippi Valley State and the other against Houston Baptist.

Junior College: Played two years at Western Nebraska Community College ... As a freshman, she batted .477 with 25 home runs, 88 RBI, 87 runs and 27 stolen bases ... Ranked first in the nation in home runs and total bases (206) and third in RBI ... Named third team all-American by the NFCA and the NJCAA ... Named the Region IX Player of the Year ... Named NFCA first team All-West Region ... Also named first team all-region ... As a sophomore she batted .495 with 13 home runs, 20 doubles, 20 triples, 86 runs, 101 RBI and 58 stolen bases ...

High School: Lettered four years at Legacy High School in Broomfield, Colorado ... Played shortstop for the Zeus and head coach Dawn Gaffin ... Helped lead the program to four straight league champions (2008-2011), three straight region championships (2008, 2009, 2010) and four straight state championships (2008-2011) ... Named first team all-Front Range Conference three straight years (2009, 2010, 2011) ... Named all-regional in 2010 and 2011 ... Named Class 5A all-state in 2010 and 2011 ... Named the region player of the year in 2010 and 2011 ... Named second team NFCA All-American in 2011 ... As a senior she batted .562 with 12 home runs and 52 RBI, setting the state home run record ... As a junior batted .570 with seven home runs and a program record 54 RBI ... Played in the CCGS all-star game in 2011 ... Played travel ball for coaches Tony Worth and Erik Vessey and The Next Level ...

Personal: Daughter of Greg Ball and Michelle Brunetti-Ball ... Has one brother, Nico, and one sister, Gianna Marie ... Born Oct. 11, 1993 in Westminster, Colorado.

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