Jordan Parsons


San Marcos, Calif.

High School:
Mission Hills

Last College:
Government & Law




Jordan  Parsons


Marinelli Named to Academic All-Patriot League Team

Sophomore maintains a 3.56 cumulative GPA


Softball Places Nine on Academic Honor Roll

May graduate Jordan Parsons leads the way with 3.90 semester GPA


Nominees Announced for Major Awards at 2013 PARDees

Winners of Department of Athletics four major awards to be announced at May 23 ceremony


Three Softball Players Honored by the Patriot League

Paul named All-Patriot League First-Team; Parsons and Gebhardt collect Academic All-Patriot League status


Rutgers Doubleheader Closes Out 2013 Season

Jordan Parsons gets a pair of hits in final games


Lafayette 2, Colgate 1

Patriot League Tournament


Lafayette at Lehigh -- Patriot League Softball Tournament

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Bucknell Senior Day Photo Gallery

Photos by Teddy Weiss


Lafayette vs. Bucknell Photo Gallery

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Colgate Full-Game Gallery

Photos by Chuck Zovko

General: Named captain for the 2013 season.

2012: Started in all 54 games at second base, one of just four players to start every game...hit for a .259 average and was second on the team with 20 RBI...stole 10 bases in 11 attempts...one of the team's top hitters in terms of advancing runners, moving them 53 percent of the time...drove in at least one run in 15 games and had 10 multiple-hit games...hit game-winning home run over Manhattan (3/24), a two-run shot in the bottom of the sixth...went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in a win against Cleveland State (3/16)...one of eight Leopards named to Academic Honor Roll.

2011: Started 36 of 40 games in which she played at shortstop...had a .237 batting average with 10 RBI and one home run...had three multiple-hit games...had a .311 on base percentage and a .290 slugging percentage...started the most games at shortstop...had a batting average of .750 with bases loaded, going 3-for-4...one of 13 Lafayette players selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Started 44 primarily at second base...had a .273 batting average with two homers and 16 RBI...connected for 10 doubles, tying her for 10th most in a season...registered first career hit while going 2-for-2 versus St. Bonaventure (3/7)...drove in a run versus Manhattan (3/16)... went 2-for-2 with three RBI in a 5-3 win over Wagner (3/24)...went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI against Drexel (4/7)...went 2-for-3 hitting first home run of the season in the first game of the series against Bucknell (4/10)...went 4-for-9 with two runs scored, an RBI and a double in doubleheader at Penn (4/14)...went 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI in first game of series at Holy Cross (4/24)...one of eight Lafayette players selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Four-year varsity player at Mission Hills...served as captain her senior year and was team MVP...an all-second team selection and led team with a .446 slugging percentage...won the Union Tribune Student-Athlete Award as a junior and senior...earned first team all-league status as a junior and led her squad in batting average...hit for a .315 average her senior season at Mission Hills...her travel team attended the 18 Gold Nationals in Oklahoma City during the summer of 2009...graduated with honors from Mission Hills...was a recipient of the College Board AP Scholar Award.

Favorite Quote: "Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success." - Henry Ford

Why I Chose Lafayette: I came to Lafayette because I wanted to receive a great education. I was looking for an environment that would challenge me and allow me to maximize my potential as a well-rounded student-athlete. When I stepped on campus, I knew I was in the right place.