9 - Jessica Cherness
Jessica Cherness
Year: Junior
Hometown: Torrance, CA
High School: South High School
Position: P
Bats/Throws: R/R
app 22
gs 12
w 1
l 11
sv 0
ip 85.0
era 4.86
k 60

2013: Served as one of the Bears’ starting pitchers, making 21 appearances and 18 starts…Compiled a 5.72 ERA, the second best on the team, and a 5-13 record over the course of the season…Pitched 96.2 innings, allowing 85 runs and 120 hits…Struck out 41 batters…Recorded one hit in 13 at-bats.

2012:
Appeared in 23 games and made 18 pitching starts during her rookie season…Led the team with seven wins and a strikeout to walk ratio of 1.6…Struck out 68 batters in 115.1 innings pitched…Held lefties to a .289 batting average and achieved a 3.62 ERA in conference games.

Before Brown: 
An honor roll student for all four years at South High School…Received the President's Award for Educational Excellence and was a California Scholarship Foundation member…A three-year letter winner as a pitcher for South High School…Served as team captain during her senior year…Was a two-time Most Valuable Player and was named Female Athlete of the Season in 2010…Selected to the Pioneer League first team and the All-South Bay second team, and was also an All-CIF honoree…Three-time Spartan Laurel Award winner…Also a member of the South Bay All-Star Classic Softball team.

Personal: 
Jessica Cherness is the daughter of Jeff and April Cherness of Torrance, California…She has three sisters, Melissa, who graduated from Cal State Long Beach, Michelle, who graduated from UC Santa Cruz, and Cindy…Her cousin Cristina plays basketball at Long Beach City College and her cousin Steven plays baseball at Cal State Los Angeles…Enjoys playing piano and volunteering…Concentrating in Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations (BEO). 

Recent Games
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-1
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-0
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 6-4
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 5-2
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 3-1
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 8-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 9
Plate appearances 12 3
At Bats 11 3
Runs 0 0
Hits 1 1
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 1 1
Walks 1 -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 3 1
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .091 .333
On Base Percentage .167 .333
Slugging Percentage .091 .333
Appearances 22 9
Games started 12 3
Wins 1 0
Losses 11 3
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 5 2
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 85.0 28.2
Hits 102 42
Runs 70 26
Earned Runs 59 26
Walks 36 15
Strikeouts 60 23
Strikeouts per Game 4.94 5.62
Doubles Allowed 24 10
Triples Allowed 1 -
Home Runs Allows 8 4
At Bats Against 343 122
Batting Average Against .297 .344
Earned Run Average 4.86 6.35
Wild pitches 5 4
Hit Batters 12 5
Balks 1 -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 3 -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 16 7
Total Chances 19 7
Put Outs 1 0
Assists 16 7
Errors 2 0
Fielding Percentage .895 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 26 8
Runners Caught Stealing 4 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .133 .111
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 28 vs. Bucknell L, 12-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 28 at UNC Wilmington L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. UNC Greensboro L, 4-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Bucknell W, 10-9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 2 at UNC Wilmington W, 7-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Lehigh L, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Belmont L, 3-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 vs. St. Mary's L, 5-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 at Loyola Marymount L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 15 vs. Manhattan L, 12-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 16 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Washington L, 3-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-0 1 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 3 Bryant L, 6-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 5 Cornell L, 8-3 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 5 Cornell L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 7-6 1 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 8-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 8-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 6-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Providence   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 28 vs. Bucknell L, 12-3 0 0 0 2.1 7 7 5 15.00 2 1 -
Feb 28 at UNC Wilmington L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. UNC Greensboro L, 4-0 0 1 0 4.1 6 4 4 6.46 1 4 -
Mar 1 vs. Bucknell W, 10-9 1 0 0 1.2 - - - 0.00 - 2 -
Mar 2 at UNC Wilmington W, 7-6 0 0 0 3.0 1 3 1 2.33 3 - -
Mar 7 vs. Lehigh L, 5-2 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 3.50 - 1 1
Mar 7 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 0 1 0 4.1 5 5 4 6.46 4 3 2
Mar 8 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Belmont L, 3-0 0 1 0 6.0 10 3 3 3.50 - 2 -
Mar 9 vs. St. Mary's L, 5-3 0 1 0 4.1 8 5 3 4.85 3 2 -
Mar 9 at Loyola Marymount L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 0 1 0 7.0 4 4 4 4.00 3 8 1
Mar 15 vs. Manhattan L, 12-0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0.00 1 2 -
Mar 16 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Washington L, 3-0 0 1 0 6.0 4 3 3 3.50 1 4 -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-1 0 1 0 6.0 6 3 3 3.50 5 8 2
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-0 0 0 0 3.0 2 - - 0.00 2 3 -
Apr 3 Bryant L, 6-2 0 1 0 8.1 8 6 4 3.36 2 2 -
Apr 5 Cornell L, 8-3 0 1 0 3.1 7 8 8 16.80 3 3 1
Apr 5 Cornell L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 7-6 0 0 0 3.0 9 5 5 11.67 1 2 -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 8-3 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 3.50 1 0 -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 8-0 0 1 0 4.0 10 8 8 14.00 1 2 -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-0 0 0 0 1.0 1 - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 6-4 0 0 0 4.1 3 - - 0.00 1 2 -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 5-2 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 3.50 1 3 1
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 3-1 0 1 0 6.0 5 3 1 1.17 1 6 -
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Providence   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 28 vs. Bucknell L, 12-3 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Feb 28 at UNC Wilmington L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 vs. UNC Greensboro L, 4-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 1 vs. Bucknell W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at UNC Wilmington W, 7-6 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Lehigh L, 5-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 7 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Loyola Marymount L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Belmont L, 3-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
Mar 9 vs. St. Mary's L, 5-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 9 at Loyola Marymount L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Manhattan L, 12-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Washington L, 3-0 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 28 at Columbia L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Bryant L, 6-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 4 - - - -
Apr 5 Cornell L, 8-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Cornell L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 7-6 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 6 Princeton L, 8-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 8-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 9 at Penn L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 6-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 5-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 3-1 2 0 1 1 .500 - 4 - - - -
Apr 17 at Holy Cross L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Providence   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2013-14 22 11 0 1 - - - 0 1 3 - - .091 .167 .091
Total 22 11 0 1 - - - 0 1 3 - - .091 .167 .091
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2013-14 22 12 1 11 0 5 85.0 102 70 59 36 60 4.94 8 4.86
Total 22 12 1 11 0 5 85.0 102 70 59 36 60 4.94 8 4.86
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2013-14 22 19 1 16 2 .895 - 26 4 .133 - -
Total 22 19 1 16 2 .895 - 26 4 .133 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 22 11 0 1 - - - 0 1 3 - - .091 .167 .091
Conference 9 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - - .333 .333 .333
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 4 6 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - - .000 .000 .000
Away 9 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - - .333 .333 .333
Neutral 9 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - - .000 .333 .000

Wins 2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 20 11 0 1 - - - 0 1 3 - - .091 .167 .091

  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 22 12 1 11 0 5 85.0 102 70 59 36 60 4.94 8 4.86
Conference 9 3 0 3 0 2 28.2 42 26 26 15 23 5.62 4 6.35
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 4 2 0 2 0 - 16.2 26 20 18 7 7 2.94 1 7.56
Away 9 5 0 4 0 4 35.1 34 21 17 15 28 5.55 3 3.37
Neutral 9 5 1 5 0 1 33.0 42 29 24 14 25 5.30 4 5.09

Wins 2 1 1 0 0 - 4.2 1 3 1 3 2 3.00 - 1.50
Losses 20 11 0 11 0 5 80.1 101 67 58 33 58 5.05 8 5.05

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 22 19 1 16 2 .895 - 26 4 .133 - -
Conference 9 7 0 7 0 1.000 - 8 1 .111 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 4 5 0 5 0 1.000 - 6 - - - -
Away 9 9 0 8 1 .889 - 15 2 .118 - -
Neutral 9 5 1 3 1 .800 - 5 2 .286 - -

Wins 2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Losses 20 18 1 15 2 .889 - 25 4 .138 - -