Jennifer Giles #18 Bats/Throws: R/R
Position: P Ht.: 5-5
Hometown: Jupiter, Fla.
Previous School: Jupiter HS
Eligibility: So. Major: Kinesiology
2012: Finished 9th in the Big South in ERA (2.71), compiling a 9-10 record while allowing 90 hits and 27 walks, striking out 61 over 90.1 innings…made 14 starts in the circle, recording 3 complete games while also coming out of the bullpen ten times and earning a save…made collegiate debut on 2/11 vs. Furman, working 5.0 shutout innings to get the win while punching out five batters…took the loss but notched her first career complete game as CSU fell to Kennesaw State in College of Charleston Classic on 2/17…picked up her second win with a game against Hampton on 2/26, tallying a career-high six strikeouts over 7.0 scoreless frames, allowing just four hits…picked up victory in Big South debut at Coastal Carolina on 3/28, delivering 3.0 clutch innings of shutout relief as CSU earned Shane Winkler his 100th career victory with a 1-0 win in Conway over the rival Chanticleers…picked up fifth win of year by punching out six over 6.1 frames of scoreless ball against Presbyterian on 3/31…secured first collegiate save by recording final two outs in Bucs’ 4-3 triumph over Coastal Carolina on 4/10…turned in three terrific innings of shutout ball while striking out four to collect final victory of campaign on 4/18 vs. College of Charleston.
High School: played under coach Rick Williams at Jupiter High School...6A all-state second team...1st team all-area team...1st team all conference in 2011...four year letterman.
Personal: Born April 1, 1993 in West Palm Beach, Fla...daughter of Eddie and Glenda Giles...majoring in kinesiology with hopes of becoming a physical therapist.