Tulsa World Sports 5/8/2007 Robertson helps Rochester into playoffs: Senior shortstop Jena Robertson, a Nathan Hale graduate, has helped the University of Rochester,NY earn its first NCAA Division III playoff bid its 10-year history.
is hitting .362 (34-of-94), with 21 runs scored, six doubles, one triple, four home runs, and 12 RBIs.
leads the team in stolen bases with 12 (in 12 tries) and has pitched in nine games (4-3 record, 2.83 ERA).
The top-seeded Yellowjackets (26-5) will play at 4 p.m. Thursday against the winner of a 10 am game between SUNY Plattsburgh (31-11) and Keuka College
(24-4) in the regional at Cortland, NY.
Tulsa World Sports 5/9/2007 Robertson earns All-Region: Five players from the University of Rochester, including senior shortstop Jena Robertson from Hale High School, have earned All-Northeast Region honors in balloting by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
This is the fourth All-Region honor for Robertson
, who was named to the second team.
is second on the team with a .362 batting average (34-of-94).
also has 21 runs, six doubles, one triple, four home runs and 12 RBIs.
is 12-for-12 on steals and pitched in nine games with a 4-3 record, one complete game, and 30 strikeouts in 34.2 innings.
University of Rochester junior Jena Robertson
, Class of '03 , has been named the hitter of the week in the Liberty League and the University Athletic Association
Robertson, an alumnus of Hale High School, has also been chosen as the ECAC Upstate New York Co-Player of the Week by the Eastern College Athletic Conference.
Over a six-game stretch, Robertson hit .545 (12 of 22).
had five doubles and three home runs among her
12 base hits.
had 26 total bases and a slugging pct. of 1.182.
scored 10 runs, drew five walks,and was 6-of-6 on stolen bases.
was flawless in the field, handling 27 chances without an error (10 putouts, 17 assists).
Earns All-Region Softball Honors
University of Rochester Freshman Jena Robertson
has earned All-Region honors in softball from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association
was named to the 2004 Louisville Slugger All-Northeast Region Second Team.
was instrumental in helping Rochester to a single-season victory record.
The Yellowjackets finished 17-20 in 2004, breaking the mark of 14 wins set in 1999, the program's second year.
(Tulsa, OK/Tulsa Hale) hit .342 (39 of 114).
had nine doubles, one triple, one home run, drove in 13 runs, and scored 14.