Schroeder played in 54 games as a junior, making 52 starts ... started four games at designated player and 48 at catcher, including the last 17 behind the plate ... posted a .183 batting average with three home runs and 13 RBI ... added five doubles and eight sacrifice hits, which was third on the team ... committed just two errors behind the plate for a .996 fielding percentage ... hit the go-ahead home run in the top of the seventh at Arizona on April 13 ... also homered in the Super Regional-clinching game against Georgia on May 25 and against Hawai'i on Feb. 23 ... went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two runs batted in against Santa Clara on Feb. 9 ... also drove in a pair on a two-run single against California (April 6) ... had RBI in four straight contests (Feb. 23-27), posting a five-game hit streak from Feb. 23-29 ... laid down two sacrifices against Georgia (Feb. 22).
Missed the season with a knee injury and received a redshirt.
Appeared in five games, making two starts at catcher ... started back-to-back games against San Jose State and Santa Clara (March 4-5) ... had two pinch-hit appearances.
Played in 13 games, starting eight straight from Feb. 25 to March 5 ... made six starts at designated player and two at first base ... recorded her first collegiate hit, a single, against Wisconsin on Feb. 26 ... also had a single and scored against St. John's on March 5.
ESPERANZA HIGH SCHOOL
Schroeder was a four-year letterwinner at Esperanza High School in Anaheim, Calif. ... named 2004 Offensive Player of the Year and Esperanza Softball MVP ... among other awards earned with the Aztecs were first-team All-Sunset League, Sunset League MVP and All-CIF ... was also named to the Orange County Register All-Star Team ... played club softball with the Worth Firecrackers, finishing third at ASA Gold Nationals in 2003.
Born Jennifer Lynn Schroeder on June 21, 1986 in Downey, Calif. ... parents are Charlotte and Michael Schroeder ... has three younger sisters, Michelle, Katie and Nicole ... Katie is a sophomore outfielder for the Bruins ... is president of the Bruin Athletic Council ... chose UCLA because it is the best institution in the world ... most admires former Bruin Julie Adams ... enjoys watching Major League Baseball ... hobbies include hitting with her father and Tony Rico ... majoring in history.
Jennifer Schroeder's Career Hitting Statistics
Jennifer Schroeder's Game Highs
|AT-BATS||4, Eight Times||RUNS SCORED||2, vs. Santa Clara (2/9/08)||HITS||2, vs. Santa Clara (2/9/08)||RUNS BATTED IN||2, vs. Santa Clara (2/9/08)
2, vs. California (4/6/08)
|DOUBLES||1, Five Times||HOME RUNS||1, Three Times||WALKS||1, Three Times||HIT BY PITCHES||1, Four Times||SACRIFICE HITS||2, vs. Georgia (2/22/08)||SACRIFICE FLIES||1, vs. Baylor (2/23/08)|