Jordan Patterson
Jordan Patterson


Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
American Christian Academy




2013 (JUNIOR): Played in 26 games and had 10 starts ... had two home runs and seven RBI ... scored 12 times, slugged .563 and stole two bases ... hit her first career home run, a three-run shot in the win against Western Illinois (Feb. 22) ... also scored twice and drew a walk against WIU ... smashed a pinch-hit home run against Southern Mississippi (April 16).

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Named NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete ... appeared in 17 games, including three starts ... collected her first hit of the season as a pinch-hitter against Longwood (March 24).

2011 (FRESHMAN): Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... played in 21 games, starting six at catcher and designated player ... went 1-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored against Alabama A&M (Feb. 12) ... hit a double against UTSA (Feb. 18) ... drove in a run and scored twice against Central Connecticut (Feb. 25) ... played in six games during SEC play, batting 1-for-2 and scoring two runs.

HIGH SCHOOL: Born and raised in Tuscaloosa, where she played six years at the American Christian Academy as catcher for coach AJ Daugherty ... selected to the 2009 North/South all-star game ... a Tuscaloosa News 2009 and 2010 Softball's Best selection ... 2010 first team all-state as a designated hitter ... batted .500 and slugged .883 while striking out only five times in 120 at-bats as a senior ... added 50 runs, 44 RBI and 17 stolen bases during final prep season ... played two years for the club Alabama Crusaders under coach Kerri Foster.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Alabama gymnastics coaches Sarah and David Patterson ... has one sister, Jessie ... elected to the University of Alabama Homecoming Court as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society, National French Honor Society and Beta Club ... her parents helped lead the Alabama gymnastics program to its sixth national championship in 2012 ... majoring in accounting.