|Hometown||El Dorado Hills, Calif.|
|Prev. School||Utah State (Oak Ridge HS)|
Hometown Newspaper was the Sacramento Bee
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
|February 28, 2014||Mountain Lions Fall for First Time in Conference Play||COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs softball team (3-5 / 1-2 RMAC) falls to Colorado Mesa (4-8 / 3-3 RMAC) in both games today in the first of two double-headers of the series.|
|February 22, 2014||Belsterling's 5 Strikeouts & 3 RBIs Aid UCCS to a 6-5 Win to Begin Conference||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs softball team (3-3 / 1-0 RMAC) defeats Colorado Mines (4-8 / 1-1 RMAC) by a final score of 6-5 in the conference opener today, led by Jessica Belsterling who went two-for-two at the plate with two runs, three RBIs, and also recorded five strikeouts in 2.2 innings pitched.|
|February 9, 2014||Mountain Lions Split Day Two Against Top 25 Opponents||LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs softball team (2-2) split the second day of action in the Desert Stinger Classic as the Mountain Lions fell to No. 23 Dixie State (3-1) by a final score of 7-5, and defeated No. 22 Augustana (4-2) by a final score of 4-3.|
|February 9, 2014||Mountain Lions Go 2-3 in The Desert Stinger Classic||LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs softball team (2-3) falls to No. 8 West Texas A&M (5-0) by a final score of 4-0.|
|February 7, 2014||Mountain Lions Win Season Opener||The University of Colorado Colorado Springs softball team (1-0) opened the 2014 season today with a win against Northwest Nazarene (3-1) in the first game of the Desert Stinger Tournament.|
|January 29, 2014||Softball Player Preview||Coach Peterson is very confident about the outlook of the upcoming season and quality of the team. According to Peterson, "our strength this season is going to be our athleticism and our pitching. Pitching is the most important thing in softball, and we have four pretty darn good ones. We are the deepest in that position than we have been in years."|