|Hometown||El Dorado Hills, Calif.|
|Prev. School||Utah State (Oak Ridge HS)|
Pre UCCS Notes:
(at Utah State:) Saw action in 19 games as a freshman for the Aggies ... had three starts ... scored three runs ... had two singles and an RBI in 18 at bats.
(at Oak Ridge High school): Three-year letterwinner ... had a batting average of .420, on base percentage of .384, and a slugging percentage of .490 as a senior ... led the league with 28 runs scored and 28 stolen bases ... nominated for all-metro, all-league and all-state ... named to the Sacramento Bee Top 20 softball players to watch for 2009-10 season ... earned offensive MVP honors in senior year ... team was league champions 2007, 2008 and 2009... won 2009 American Softball Association 18 Gold National Championship.
Majoring in Marketing ... Minoring in Management ... Career goal is to work for Nike or the MLB ... Daughter of Brent and Patty Hitchings ... has one sister, Jackie ... enjoys spending time with friends ... Best thing about Colorado Springs is the views and the sunshine ... Favorite restaurant is Which Wich ... Favorite pro athlete is David Freese ... Favorite sports team other than UCCS is the St. Lewis Cardinals ... Favorite book is Hunger Games ... Favorite movie of the past year is Hunger Games ... Favorite food is Italian ... Favorite place on campus other than athletic facilities is Jazzmans ... Favorite TV show is Suits ... Favorite music artist is Brad Paisley ... Least successful sport is golf ... First job was as a camp counselor ... Desired travel destination is Italy ... Parents were right whey they told me if I work hard, it will payoff ... Biggest pet peeve is dirty dishes ... Most prized possession is my truck.
Stories featuring Jourdan Hitchings
|April 22, 2012||UCCS Grabs Two from Colroado Christian||John Lennon and Paul Mcartney provide the theme for Saturday afternoon’s games with their classic melody, “With a little help from my friends.” Both Jessica Belsterling and Korey Kulpins got by Colorado Christian with a little help from their friends.|
|April 19, 2012||UCCS Manages Split with Mines; Honors Krebs, Fight Against Leukemia||A weeknight doubleheader is an odd enough occurrence in itself, but couple that with a jersey retirement and a moment of silence for Brett Smith, who recently passed away of leukemia, the sibling of player Becca Smith and you get a peculiar mix.|
|April 6, 2012||Mathewson Goes Deep Three Times in Doubleheader||On what was a blustery day throughout, the wind was blowing just right for the Mountain Lion offense.|
|March 27, 2012||When in Rome, Mountain Lions Struggle||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs went 1-3 (L 7-1, L 5-0, W 8-6, L 13-5) against the University of Nebraska-Kearney Lopers over the weekend at Mountain Lion Field. Lara Mathewson hit a walk-off grand slam in the Mountain Lion’s lone victory.|
|March 3, 2012||Mountain Lions Grab Two More RMAC Wins||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs got two more Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference wins Saturday as they defeated the Western New Mexico Mustangs 10-2 and 8-7 at Mountain Lion Field.|
|February 27, 2012||Mountain Lions Take 3 of 4 From Metro in First RMAC Softball Weekend||The UCCS women's softball team completed a successful weekend against the Metro State Roadrunners, winning three of the four games played. The Mountain Lions (7-3 overall, 3-1 RMAC) beat up on the Roadrunners on their way to a hot start to the RMAC season.|