7 Jessica Barranco
7 - Jessica Barranco
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan.
High School: Seaman
Position: UT
Major: Political Science
Bats/Throws: S/R

2012 (Junior): Capital One Academic All-District Team… One of two Wolverines to start in all 36 games… Primary centerfielder and leadoff hitter while making several appearances at either shortstop or second base.… Led the team with a .398 batting average, 37 runs, 49 hits and a CAC-leading 20 steals without being caught… Second on the squad with four home runs, 23 RBIs, 66 total bases, a .537 slugging percentage and .448 on-base percentage… Also second on the team with 13 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games… Had at least three hits in a team-high seven games, including a four-hit game in the second half of a doubleheader at Gallaudet (3/20)… Posted four-straight multi-hit games, including three three-hit games in doubleheaders against Rosemont (4/2) and at Briarcliffe (4/4)… Also stole a season-high three bases in the opener against Briarcliffe… Stole seven bases in final five games… Drove in a season-high three runs while finishing a triple away from the cycle in the opener at Penn St.-Abington (3/17).

2011 (Sophomore): Started in all 32 games...Second on the team, batting .330...Tied for the second on the team in runs with 16...Led the team in hits with 29 and stolen bases with 13...Racked in seven doubles and 15 RBIs...Fielding percentage of .875.

2010 (Freshman):  Played in 33 games, starting 31...Tied for the team lead in home runs (2) and stolen bases (9)...Batted .256/.312/.442...Split time between shortstop and the outfield...Had four multi-hit games, including one four-hit effort...Drove in multiple runs twice including a season-best three RBI game...Six game hitting streak.

High School: Played soccer, bowling and tennis...Soccer Regional Champs and State final four in 2007...Regional Champs in 2008...Placed second in region for bowling in 2008...Four year letter winner...First team all city and region, second team all-league and all-state...In bowling first year letter winner...In tennis placed third place JV City Tournament...Book Club President...Math Club President...Debate/Forensics: CFL and NFL national qualifier...State Medalist Serious Solo Acting...2009 Semifinalist Prose...Four year academic letter winner.

Personal: Born 11/15/90...Daughter of Al and Mary Barranco...Has a sister Alisha.