11 - Jenna Torbert
Jenna Torbert
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Denver, N.C.
Position: C
Major: Biology
Bats/Throws: R/R
Last School: North Lincoln HS

2010: Played an important role as the Spartans’ designated player and top pinch hitter... finished the season with a .333 slugging percentage... saw action in 21 games... started four times... had a home run and a triple in 27 at bats... drove in a run and scored in the 6-0 win in game two of the doubleheader sweep at North Carolina A&T (March 21)... had a hit with an RBI in the second game of the doubleheader at North Florida (April 9)... knocked a home run against ETSU (April 25)... a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

2009: Provided key innings for the Spartans on the year... stepped into the starting spot at catcher for 10 games while Kim Brasil was sidelined with a knee injury... was flawless behind the plate... saw action in 36 games, 28 as a starter at catcher or designated player... ranked third on the team with three sacrifice bunts... finished the year with a pair of doubles and seven RBIs... did not commit an error in 96 chances... had two multi-hit games... had a hit and RBI in her first collegiate start to lead Upstate to a 4-2 win over Maryland-Baltimore County (Feb. 20)... had a hit, RBI and run in the 17-0 victory over Gardner-Webb (Feb. 25)... collected a pair of hits with an RBI in the 5-0 victory over UNC Wilmington (March 5)... had a hit, RBI and run in the 9-2 win at Coastal Carolina (March 11)... was 2-for-2 with a walk and two RBIs in the 6-2 win over Belmont (April 11)... had a hit and RBI in the 8-2 win at Appalachian State (April 21).

2008: Played in 11 games as a freshman… had 11 at-bats on the year… scored a key run in the 6-2 win over Princeton (Mar. 9)… served as the bullpen catcher throughout the year… a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

High School: A standout catcher at North Lincoln High School... an all-district selection as a senior... hit .413 with a .513 slugging percentage... earned the Southwestern Foothills Conference Player of the Year honors... the team MVP... a four-time all-conference and three-time all-state selection... named the Gaston/Lincoln County Hitter of the Year as a junior... hit .487 with a .667 slugging percentage... played summer ball for the Cabarrus County Challengers for Head Coach Dennis Cook... a standout in the classroom... a member of the National Honor Society... graduated with a 4.7 GPA... ranked third in her class.