Jennifer is a 2001 graduate of Fontbonne University with a Bachelor of Science degree in special education. Jennifer was a first baseman on the softball team and during her career she was selected to a SLIAC All-Conference Team three times. She was selected to the second-team in 1998 and selected to the first-team in 1999 and 2000.
In her four years at Fontbonne, Jen led the Griffins in RBI’s all four years. She holds the school record for most RBI’s in a career with 78. In 1998, Jen hit .321 with 17 RBI’s, which led the team. In 1998, Jen lead the team in hits (29), RBI’s (18) and batting average (.433). In 1999, Jen again led the Griffins in RBI’s with 17 while hitting .382. She finished second that year in batting average and hits. In 2000, Jen wrapped up her career with another stellar season. She again led the team in RBI’s with 26 while batting .340 with 33 hits.