Updated Jan. 25, 2010
2009 / Junior
Played in 15 games, primarily in pinch-running situations...scored six runs on the season...stole first-career base against Saint Louis (4/22).
2008 / Sophomore
Appeared in four games...went 0-for-1 in one at-bat against Jacksonville (2/9)...scored a run in the Salukis' 5-2 win at home against Saint Louis (4/2)...entered as a pinch-runner at home against Indiana State (4/5).
2007 / Freshman
Played in 10 games, primarily in pinch-running situations...tallied two at-bats and three runs scored.
Lane Tech High School
Lettered four years in softball at Lane Tech...led the team in batting average as a junior (.386) and as a senior (.398)...named Pioneer Press Athlete of the Year as a senior...an all-conference selection in her junior and senior years...also lettered in volleyball...played for the Illinois Trevians and Elk Grove Heat summer teams...placed fifth at nationals as a sophomore with the Elk Grove Heat..also a member of the National Honor Society.
Full name is Jenene Rae Ebstein...is a public relations major double minoring in journalism and marketing with plans to attend law school...daughter of Mary Jo and Michael Ebstein...older sister Lauren played softball at Tufts University...her father, Michael, played football at SIU from 1969-72...born on June 24, 1988 in Chicago, Ill.