Jessica Thweatt
Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Inderkum HS '09

Height:
5-6

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R

2013: Ranked 70th in the nation with five hit batters... Ended her senior season ranked ninth in the Big West in strikeouts (69) and 10th with a 2.76 ERA... Her 1.53 ERA in conference action was the third-lowest figure among all pitchers... Named a starter in 12 of 27 games... Posted a 6-7 record with a 2.76 ERA... Went the distance in five games... Earned a shutout victory against Cal State Northridge (4/6, Gm. 2)... Struck out 69 batters against 30 walks in 96.1 innings pitched... Also picked up a save vs. Cal Poly (5/10)... Fanned a season-high seven batters vs. CSU Bakersfield (2/16) and Cal State Northridge.

2012: Pitched in 31 games, including 22 starts... Posted 4-11 record with 3.92 ERA... Completed five games with one shutout (4/6, eight-inning gem vs. Cal State Northridge)... Fanned 129 batters in 114.1 innings... Ranked fourth in Big West Conference in strikeouts... Struck out 10-plus on four occasions, including season-high 13 (in 8.0 IP) vs. UC Santa Barbara (4/28)... Also fanned 12 with no walks in 5.1 frames vs. Idaho State (3/10)... Allowed eight hits and just two earned runs in 12.0 combined innings (1.17 ERA) in back-to-back starts vs. Nevada on 2/11-2/12... Forced 146 ground outs to 54 fly outs for the season.

2011: Appeared in 30 games (24 starts) for 89.1 innings... Finished 6-7 with a 3.21 ERA... Struck out 48 with 72 walks... Completed four games, including first collegiate win vs. Southern Utah (2/11)... Fanned season-high six with just three hits and an earned run at Sacramento State (2/20).

2010: Made six pitching appearances for 5.1 innings... Surrendered 12 hits and 11 earned runs... Made lone start vs. Cal State Bakersfield (2/13)... Did not allow a run in 1.0-inning relief appearances at Stanford (4/6) and UC Santa Barbara (5/14)... Appeared in lineup three times (as a DP) but never batted.

INDERKUM HS '09: Four-time All-Tri-County Conference honoree, including MVP as a senior... Key stats: 0.49 ERA with 230 strikeouts in 2007, 0.38 and 226 in 2008, 0.49 in 230 as a senior... Twice named team defensive MVP... Selected as school's Female Athlete of the Year for 2008-09... Helped propel Tigers to four straight Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berths.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Majoring in psychology... Parents are Stephen Thweatt & Marian Kubiak... Marian attended UC Davis as part of three generations of Aggies... Lists her parents as her non-sports heroes.

Career Statistics

Year W L S ERA G-GS CG Sho IP H R ER BB SO
2010 0 0 0 14.44 6-1 0 0 5.1 12 11 11 6 4
2011 6 7 0 3.21 30-24 4 0 89.1 90 56 41 72 48
2012 4 11 2 3.91 31-22 5 1 114.1 133 86 64 63 129
2013 6 7 1 2.76 27-12 5 2 96.1 107 48 38 30 69
Totals 16 25 3 3.53 94-59 14 3 305.1 342 153 154 171 198