Jayna Spivey
    Jayna Spivey


    Rosiclare, Ill.

    High School:
    Hardin County





    Salukis earn NFCA All-Academic team, 10 players earn individual honors honors

    Ten players earn All-America Scholar Athlete honors from NFCA


    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award


    Five Salukis Earn MVC Scholar-Athlete Recognition

    Gonzalez, Harker and Spivey earn first-team honors; Glenn and Wunderlich earn honorable mention nods


    Spivey Earns Third-Team All-Mideast Region Honors

    SIU second baseman led the MVC in doubles in 2014


    2014 MVC Tournament: Notes and Links

    SIU searching for first tournament title since 1991


    SIU vs. Indiana State, 5/3/14, Senior Day

    SIU vs. Indiana State, 5/3/14, Senior Day


    SIU at Wichita State, 4/27/14

    SIU at Wichita State, 4/27/14


    SIU at Missouri State, 3/29-30/14

    SIU at Missouri State, 3/29-30/14


    SIU vs. UNI 3/15/14

    SIU vs. UNI 3/15/14


    Softball vs. Bradley

    Softball vs. Bradley

    At Southern Illinois


    • SIU record-holder and fifth in MVC history with 147 career RBIs
    • Four-time All-MVC (15th player in conference history to be four-time All-Conference)
    • Two-time Academic All-District selection
    • Three-time first-team MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection
    • SIU single-season doubles record holder with 17 in 2014
    • Top-10 in SIU history in career hits (193, 8th), at-bats (645, t-4th), runs scored (127, 4th), doubles (38, 6th), home runs (34, 3rd) and RBIs (147, 1st)
    • 11 HRs in 2011 and 2013 both tied for seventh in single-season SIU history
    • 44 RBIs in 2013 tied for sixth in single-season SIU history
    • 31 walks in both 2013 and 2014 each tied for 10th in single-season SIU history

    2014 / Senior
    Game-By-Game Stats
    First-team All-MVC
    Third-team All-Mideast Region
    First-team MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection
    Academic All-District selection

    First-team All-MVC selection ... Third-team All-Mideast Region selection ... CoSIDA Academic All-District selection ... MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team selection ... SIU record and MVC-leading 17 doubles ... Ranked 20th nationally in doubles per game ... Started all 52 games ... Led the team in batting average, hits, runs, doubles, home runs, multi-hit games and slugging percentage ... Top-10 in the MVC in batting average (.337, 9th), on-base percentage (.447, 8th), runs scored (36, 5th), hits (55, 7th), RBIs (36th, 7th), doubles (17, 1st), total bases (89, 6th), walks (31, 4th) and plate appearances (198, 8th) ... In MVC play ranked in the top-10 in the MVC in batting average (.438, 3rd), hits (35, 3rd), runs (21, 4th), doubles (9, 2nd), total bases (58, 3rd), slugging percentage (.725, 5th), on-base percentage (.559, 3rd), RBIs (22, 6th), walks (20, 4th), plate appearances (102, 4th) and average with RBI opportunities (.444, 7th) ... Earned MVC Player of the Week honors after hitting .800 in a weekend series against Illinois State, which included hits in seven-consecutive plate appearances and a game-winning walkoff two-RBI double ... Posted four hit streaks of five games or longer, including a team-best eight-game hitting streak ... Reached base in 44 of 52 games played.

    2013 / Junior
    First-Team All-MVC
    First-Team MVC Scholar-Athlete
    Capital One Academic All-District

    MVC RBI Champ
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Played in all 52 games, making 50 starts at second base...tied for the MVC lead with 44 RBI, which is tied for sixth in SIU history...led SIU with 12 multi-RBI games...led SIU and ranked second in the MVC with 11 home runs, which is tied for seventh in SIU history...ranked second on the team and fifth in the MVC with 38 runs scored, which is tied for ninth in SIU history...led SIU in slugging percentage (.558), extra base hits (20) and total bases (91)...also ranked second on the team in batting average (.301), walks (31) and on-base percentage (.411)...moved up to fourth in SIU history in home runs (29) and ninth in RBI (111)...went 4-for-4 with two doubles and a home run and tied a career-high with five RBI Feb. 16 against Georgia Southern...led SIU with 12 multi-RBI games...led SIU with three walkoff hits, including a walkoff grand slam April 13 against Missouri State...ranked second on the team with 13 multi-hit games, including four games with three or more hits...at one point had a career-best 10-game hit streak.

    2012 / Sophomore
    Second-Team All-MVC
    MVC All-Tournament Team
    MVC Scholar-Athlete First-Team

    Game-By-Game Stats
    Started all 56 games for the Salukis at second base...posted a .272 batting average and a .432 slugging percentage...recorded 46 hits and ranked second on the team with 34 RBI...ranked second on the team with seven home runs...had a career-high five RBI against Creighton (5/24) with a double and a home run...had 14 multi-hit games...recorded three or more RBI six times...ended the season on a five-game hit streak...recorded a .955 fielding percentage with 136 putouts...recorded a career-best eight putouts against Wright State (3/3).

    2011 / Freshman
    MVC All-Conference
Bulldog Round-Robin All-Tournament Team

    Game-By-Game Stats
    Strong rookie campaign starting at second base in all 53 games...held a .287 batting average with six doubles and led the team with 11 home runs, which was the fourth-best in the MVC...scored 29 runs and drove in 33 runs...hit a team-high 11 home runs, which is tied for seventh-most in SIU history for a single season...held a .547 slugging percentage and a .362 on-base percentage...started off the year hot as she had an RBI in seven of her first eight games and hit a home run in four of her first six games as a Saluki....hit a grand slam against SIUE on April 19.

    At Hardin County High School
    Recorded a .721 batting average with seven home runs her senior year...named Greater Egyptian Conference MVP...named to the Hardin County Hall of Fame...played her sophomore season at Johnston City High School where she helped her team to a 33-3 record with a .450 batting average and 38 RBI...named to Black Diamond All-Conference and All-South teams.

 Full name is Jayna Lynne Spivey...is a biological sciences major...daughter of James and Joyce Spivey...has three brothers...born March 23, 1992 in Paducah, Ky.


    Updated May 30, 2014