jennifer yancey signingYancey Signs To Play College Ball

Jennifer’s accomplishments are second to none.  She has been a four year Varsity Starter and can compete at any position.  Her freshman and sophomore year she played second base and moved to the shortstop position her junior year; she will do whatever it takes to help her team succeed.  Her hard work and dedication has earned her a starting position every year she has played. Statistically,  Jennifer has competed with the best and has put up numbers to back that up; her sophomore year she batted .475 while earning All Dekalb County Honorable Mention Award. Her junior season, she batted .466, with 1 HR, 12 RBI, 27 H (3rd in County), 34 R (1st in County), 21 1B (4th in County), 4 2B, 1 3B, 58 AB (4th in County), 20 BB (5th in County).   In a leadership capacity, Jennifer as Co-Captain, has stepped up this year by being a positive role model to her teammates and peers.

Academically, she is as dedicated in the classroom as she has been on the diamond, illustrated by her overall GPA of 3.8 and 1030 SAT.   She has received the President’s Education Award in 2006-2007. As a junior, Jennifer is taking two college level courses; AP Psychology and AP Language/Composition, and is a member of the Academy of Finance and the Student Government  Association (SGA).  Her coaches and teachers feel that she is well worth consideration at the college level.  Jennifer is a prospect who will add value wherever she participates.

Personal Statistics

Bats R  Throws R
Height:  5’ 5” Weight: 130
H.S. Jersey: 1 Club Jersey: 15
GPA: 3.8  SAT: 1030  ACT: TBD
Graduation Date: May 2010
Desired Major: Business

2008 Statistics

.466 BA, 58 AB, 27 H, 34 R, 12 RBI, 1 HR, 4 2B,
1 3B, 21 1B, 1st in County Runs Scored (34),
4th in County Singles (21), 3rd in County Base Hits (27),
4th in County Total At Bats (58), 5th in County Walks (20)

Honors & Achievements

  • Varsity 2B – 9th & 10th Grades
  • Shortstop 11th & 12th Grades
  • 10th Grade – All Dekalb County Honorable Mention  .475 BA
  • 11th Grade/Junior Year Batting Average – .466
  • Atlanta Flames Travel Team – 2005 to 2008
  • 2006 CF, .385 BA
  • 2007 2B, USFA World Series – .474 BA
  • 2008 2B, Top 5 Teams in ASA Qualifiers
  • 2008 2B, USFA World Series OB% .375
  • 2009 2B, Worth Cobras Travel Team

Activities & Awards

  • President’s Education Award 2006 & 2007
  • Academy of Finance
  • Student Government (SGA)
  • Member of Freshman, Sophomore & Junior Cabinet
  • Young Life & FCA Member