UCLA Softball BIO
Jessica Hall
Player Profile:
Jessica Hall 1264396
Position: Pitcher/Utility
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chino Hills, Calif.
High School: Ayala HS

Hall earned All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention accolades as a junior ... started all 60 games (25 at DP, 20 at P, 11 at 1B and 4 in RF) and hit .255 with eight home runs, 28 runs batted in, 24 runs scored and a team-best 36 walks ... had a .477 slugging, a .410 on base percentage and three triples (second on the team), as well as five sacrifice hits and five hit by pitches, which both tied for second on the team ... tied for fourth among Pac-12 hitters in walks and tied for ninth in triples ... was 11-8 in the circle with a 2.81 earned run average and 125 strikeouts in 142 innings ... posted seven complete games, two shutouts and a team-best three saves (tied for third in the Pac-12 and tied for 33rd in the nation) ... had at least six strikeouts in a game 10 times ... hit .438 (7-for-16) at the Louisville Regional and earned a pair of wins in the circle, striking out 16 in as many innings with a 1.75 ERA ... pitched a complete-game four-hitter in game one against UAB on May 19, striking out seven and recording a pair of hits ... tossed six shutout frames and allowed just three hits with six strikeouts versus IPFW on May 18 ... had a pair of hits against UAB on May 17 ... pitched in all three games at Oregon State (May 9-11) and recorded a pair of victories, striking out 11 in 14 1/3 innings ... tossed four shutout frames of relief to pick up a win on May 11, striking out three ... went the distance in a win on May 10, fanning two ... threw 3 1/3 of scoreless relief on May 9, striking out six ... tossed her second no-hitter of the season (104th at UCLA) in the second game of a May 4 doubleheader against CSU Bakersfield, striking out five and allowing only three walks ... hit a solo homer in the first game of the twinbill ... belted a solo homer on April 27 against #4 Oregon, also picking up the win in the circle, striking out a season-best nine in 5 2/3 innings ... drove in a pair of runs on a single and a sacrifice fly on April 24 against UC Santa Barbara, also earning her ninth career save (2nd all-time at UCLA) and third of the year, striking out six in three innings of shutout relief ... fanned eight in a complete-game win at #22 Arizona on April 19 ... hit a two-run homer against #8 California on April 11 and drove in the game-winning run in the ninth inning on an RBI single on April 12, also striking out four in four innings ... homered on April 7 at Utah ... tossed three scoreless innings of relief on April 6 at Utah to record her second save ... struck out seven in 10 2/3 innings over two games against Washington (April 2-3) ... recorded two hits, a single and a triple, two RBI and two runs at #15 Stanford on March 29, adding singles in the other two contests ... pitched in all three games against #2 Arizona State (12 1/3 innings with six strikeouts), also posting hits in each of the last two contests ... tossed her first career no-hitter and the 103rd in UCLA history against Charleston Southern on March 10, striking out six in five innings and only allowing a fourth-inning walk ... picked up the win against South Alabama on March 9, fanning seven and giving up an unearned run, no walks and five hits ... earned her first save against Long Beach State on March 8, striking out three in 1 2/3 innings of shutout ball, giving up a hit ... went 3-for-3 at the plate with a double and an RBI at San Diego State on March 3 ... posted a walk in nine straight contests from Feb. 23-March 3 ... recorded a win against New Mexico on March 3, striking out six in five innings ... went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer against Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 26 ... earned a win against Maryland on Feb. 23, tossing six shutout frames and striking out three, giving up only two hits ... hit a pair of homers on Feb. 16 ... went 2-for-2 with two walks and a solo bomb against San Jose State, striking out five in 3 2/3 innings in the circle ... added a two-run homer versus Seattle University ... drove in a pair of runs on a single against #20 Hawai’i (Feb. 15) ... belted a game-tying, two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the seventh against #17 Texas A&M ... posted her first career triple to drive in a run against McNeese State (Feb. 9), also scoring a run ... added five strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings of work against McNeese.

Was named All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention after leading the Bruins with a 3.28 earned run average, a 19-14 record and 213 strikeouts in 213 2/3 innings ... appeared in 47 games, the third most in one season in UCLA history, starting 28 contests ... had 16 complete games and was a part of seven shutouts, including four solo blankings ... had four saves, which tied for the second most in one season at UCLA, tied for third among Pac-12 players and tied for 16th in the nation ...was fifth among conference pitchers in strikeouts and innings, and tied for ninth in wins ... had 20 appearances of allowing only one or zero earned runs in at least three innings of work ... posted 11 contests with at least seven strikeouts, including four with double digits ... set a career high with 11 K's in a complete-game, two-hit shutout of Utah on April 20 ... fanned 21 in back-to-back contests against California, setting down 11 in six innings on April 27 and 10 in 4 1/3 frames on April 28 ... struck out 10 in a complete-game, four-hit shutout at Washington on April 14 ... fanned nine in the first game of the NCAA Regionals against Hofstra (May 18) ... began the year by allowing only one earned run in her first 30 innings (Feb. 9-19) for a 0.23 ERA ... struck out seven and gave up one unearned run in a complete-game win over Kentucky in the season opener on Feb. 9, also picking up a save vs. UK two days later with three frames of shutout relief ... earned wins on three straight days, striking out seven against UC Davis (Feb. 17), four in three shutout innings of relief versus UCF (Feb. 18) and six in a complete-game, three-hit shutout at San Diego State (Feb. 19) ... struck out seven and gave up one earned run in a complete-game victory against Syracuse on Feb. 26 ... struck out five and allowed only one hit in 5 1/3 innings of shutout relief in a win versus Hofstra on March 4 ... fanned seven in back-to-back wins against Eastern Kentucky (March 9) and Charleston Southern (March 10) ... earned a pair of saves on March 11 with two innings of shutout relief against both Pittsburgh and Utah State ... struck out six and allowed just one earned run in five innings in a Pac-12-opening win against Oregon State (March 30), tossing three hitless frames of relief for another victory the following day versus the Beavers ... earned a save against Stanford (April 11) with 1 2/3 innings of hitless relief ... tossed five shutout innings and allowed only two hits in a win at Oregon on May 10 ... also recorded wins against Arizona (May 4 and 5), Utah (April 22), Washington (April 13), Cal Poly (March 27), Baylor (March 3) ... also went 5-for-12 (.417) at the plate with two runs scored and two doubles ... notched two hits against Hofstra on March 4 ... had a double and scored a run at Loyola Marymount (Feb. 14) ... singled and scored versus Fordham (March 2) ... doubled against Pacific (Feb. 11).

Was named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman Team after leading the Bruins in wins with a 16-9 record, while holding a 2.59 earned run average and 114 strikeouts in 137 2/3 innings ... had 10 complete games, three shutouts and two saves ... allowed only one earned run and two hits over four innings in four relief appearances at the Gainesville Regional ... struck out four and gave up a run and two hits in five innings of relief to pick up the win at Oregon on May 13 ... earned a save on May 8 against Arizona with two hitless innings of relief, striking out three and walking one ... started the last two games of the Washington series and tossed six shutout innings, picking up the win on April 22 with four strikeouts in four innings ... started on April 6 against Loyola Marymount and tossed four innings of one-hit ball in a no-decision, striking out five and retiring the first 11 batters she faced and 12 of the 13 ... picked up a win on April 2 against Oregon State, allowing a run and three hits in five innings with one strikeout ... struck out seven and allowed one unearned run in four innings in a one-hit win against UC Santa Barbara (Game 1) on March 29 ... went the distance in a win against Sacramento State on March 11, striking out five and giving up three runs and eight hits ... tied a season high with eight strikeouts in a complete-game victory over Saint Mary's, allowing a run and three hits ... took a no-hitter into the sixth inning against Cal Poly on March 5, finishing with a two-hit shutout, striking out three ... tossed another complete game earlier in the day against San Diego State, fanning four and giving up a run, six hits and a walk ... earned the win versus BYU on March 4, striking out three and allowing one run and three hits in four innings ... earned her first career save against Oklahoma on Feb. 25, tossing two innings of shutout relief, striking out three and giving up only two hits ... allowed only two earned runs while striking out seven in a complete-game win over Ohio State (Feb. 27) ... fanned a season-best eight against Florida on Feb. 25 ... threw four innings of one-hit ball in a win at Cal State Northridge on Feb. 23 ... tossed a complete-game, two-hitter versus Portland State on Feb. 19 ... also earned wins against Utah (Feb. 19) and Utah State (Feb. 20) at the Louisville Slugger Desert Classic ... pitched in 14 of 15 games from Feb. 18-March 11 ... threw a two-hitter in her collegiate pitching debut against North Dakota State (Feb. 11), striking out seven and giving up only one walk ... earned her second win on Feb. 12 versus UCF, fanning six and giving up one earned run and three hits ... hit .284 at the plate with five home runs, 10 runs batted in, 11 runs scored, 16 walks and a .430 on base percentage ... went 2-for-2 with a solo homer and two runs scored in the first game of a March 29 twinbill versus UCSB ... hit a solo homer and walked twice against Northwestern on Feb. 27, going 2-for-3 with a run and a walk later in the day versus Ohio State ... went 2-for-3 with a solo homer and an RBI single against Utah State ... had a pair of singles versus Utah ... homered twice on Feb. 11 ... hit a solo homer and was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in her debut against Utah State (Feb. 11), also drawing a walk ... smashed a two-run homer later that night vs. North Dakota State ... was hit, walked twice and scored two times against NDSU on Feb. 12.

Hall was a four-year varsity pitcher at Ayala High School in Chino Hills, Calif. ... was named California's Gatorade Player of the Year in 2010, as well as Los Angeles Times and Cal Hi Sports Ms. California POY ... went 28-3 in the circle as a senior with a 0.68 earned run average and 336 strikeouts in 204 2/3 innings ... hit .340 at the plate with five home runs, 26 runs scored and 32 runs batted in ... earned ESPN Rise and Max Preps All-American honors, as well as CIF Division III POY accolades ... named first-team, all-league every year, Sierra League MVP, All-CIF, All-Valley in each of her last three seasons and All-State in '09 and '10 ... helped the Bulldogs to a CIF D-III Southern Section Championship in 2010 and three Sierra League titles (2008-10) ... coached by John Ameluxen ... played club with Corona Angels under coach Marty Tyson ... finished third at Nationals in 2010 and second in 2008 and 2007.

Born Jessica Brianne Hall on July 1, 1992 in Pomona, Calif. ... parents are Debbie and Charlie Hall ... has an older brother, Wesley and a younger brother, Jakeb ... recently married to husband Darrin Vogel... chose to attend UCLA because it is her dream school, it has a great education, it has the most NCAA Championships and it is close to home ... thing she likes the most about softball is being able to pitch and hit ... favorites include the TV show "The Originals", the movie "Pitch Perfect", the band Kings of Leo and the San Francisco Giants ... lists her biggest athletic highlight as winning a CIF title and competing in the biggest games ... hobbies include playing volleyball and reading the Bible ... favorite class is religion ... history major.  

Jessica Hall's Career Hitting Statistics
2011 .284 31-28 74 11 21 1 0 5 10 37 .500 16 3 23 1 .430 0 0 0-1
2012 .417 7-2 12 2 5 2 0 0 0 7 .583 1 0 4 0 .462 0 0 0-0
2013 .255 60-60 153 24 39 4 3 8 28 73 .477 36 5 23 1 .410 1 5 0-0
TOTALS .272 98-90 239 37 65 7 3 13 38 117 .490 53 8 50 2 .419 1 5 0-1

Jessica Hall's Career Pitching Statistics
2011 2.59 16-9 35 24 10 3/2 2 137.2 111 61 51 70 114
2012 3.28 19-14 47 28 16 4/3 4 213.2 196 131 100 83 213
2013 2.81 11-8 38 20 7 2/1 3 142.0 126 66 57 70 125
TOTALS 2.95 46-31 120 72 33 9/6 9 493.1 433 258 208 223 452

Jessica Hall's Hitting Game Highs
AT-BATS 5, vs. California (4/12/13)
5, at Arizona (4/19/13)
RUNS SCORED 2, Six Times (last at Louisville, 5/18/13)
HITS 3, at San Diego State (3/3/13)
RUNS BATTED IN 2, 10 Times (last vs. UC Santa Barbara, 4/24/13)
DOUBLES 1, 7 Times (last at Louisville, 5/18/13)
TRIPLES 1, vs. McNeese State (2/9/13)
1, at Stanford (3/29/13)
1, vs. IPFW (5/18/13)
HOME RUNS 1, 13 Times (last vs. CSU Bakersfield, 5/4/13)
TOTAL BASES 5, Four Times (last vs. Cal State Fullerton, 2/26/13)
WALKS 2, 11 Times (last at Oregon State, 5/9/13)
SACRIFICE HITS 2, vs. UAB (5/19/13)
SACRIFICE FLIES 1, vs. UC Santa Barbara (4/24/13)
HIT BY PITCHES 1, Eight Times (last at Oregon State, 5/11/13)

Jessica Hall's Pitching Game Highs
INNINGS PITCHED 7.0, 22 Times (last vs. UAB, 5/19/13)
STRIKEOUTS 11, vs. Utah (4/20/12)
11, at California (4/27/12)
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