23 Jessie Wise
OF • 5-6
At UWG: One of the strongest arms in the lineup returns for her third season as a Brave . . . played in 50 games as a sophomore, holding down right field for the Braves . . . batted five points higher than her first year, hitting at a .275 clip . . . has 10 career home runs, hitting two last season . . . came in originally as a catcher and will see time behing the plate in 2006 . . . Led the team in homers with eight as a freshman in 2004 . . . had the second-best batting average on the team at .270 . . . Introduced herself to the collegiate game nicely with two home runs in the first two home games of 2004.
High School: Prepped for coach Blake Lyons at Eagles Landing in Stockbridge…Named to the 2003 All-State team…Named AJC Hitter of the Year in Clayton and Henry counties…2003 ELHS Most Valuable Player after hitting .371 with a .610 slugging percentage and a .974 fielding percentage…Member of 1999 state championship squad…also played basketball…
Personal: Born February 20, 1985…Daughter of Eddie and Kathy Wise…Majoring in Psychology…hobbies include going to church and sleeping…favorite food is mashed potatoes…favorite non-softball sport is basketball…favorite sports hero is Chipper Jones…Would like to meet Brad Pitt.