Three-time All-BIG EAST selection (2011, 2012, 2013)
As a junior (2013): Posted a 25-5 record with a 2.45 ERA in 44 appearances... Struck out 209 in 197.1 innings of work... Held opponents to a .197 batting average
Named to the All-BIG EAST second team... Notched a complete game win over No. 1 Oklahoma on March 23... Scattered three hits and held the Sooners to one run... Ranked among Louisville's top five in career appearances (113 - 5th), games started (79 - 5th), innings pitched (515.0 - 5th), wins (64 - 5th) and saves (4 - 5th)... CollegeSportsMadness.com's National Pitcher of the Week; Big East Player of the Week (March 25)... BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 25, March 25, April 1)... CollegeSportsMadness.com's Big East Player of the Week (Feb. 25)... Struck out 10 in a complete game one-hitter in the 5-0 win over Eastern Illinois (Feb. 24)... Struck out nine in the win over Bethune Cookman (2/15)
As a sophomore (2012): All BIG EAST third team selection... Posted a 19-1 record and a 1.55 ERA while striking out 99 in 131.4 innings of work and holding opponents to a .196 batting average... Pitched a two-hit complete game shutout in the 9-0 win over Saint Louis (3/11)... Tossed a no-hitter in the 11-0 win over Memphis (3/3) - the program's first no-no since April 22, 2006 when Catherine Bishop registered one against Syracuse... Struck out eight in the 4-0 win over Creighton (2/25).
As a freshman: Posted a 20-7 record, a 2.40 ERA and had 155 strikeouts in 186.1 innings of work... Owns the freshman record for wins (20) and strikeouts (155)... Strung together 12 straight wins while pitching every inning from March 26-April 13... Dealt a career-high 14 Ks in the 2-1 win over UConn (4/13)... Ninth on career list for complete games (17), strikeouts (155) and wins (20)... Named to the BIG EAST honor roll (4/4), (4/12)... Struck out eight in the 1-0 win over Indiana (4/6)... Delivered 10 strikeouts in the 9-3 win over Seton Hall (4/2)... Named to Athletic Director's honor roll in the fall and spring... Dean's List and Red & Black Scholar in the fall.
High School/Travel: Played softball for four years under Brent Dorris and Karen Green... Played several positions including pitcher, first base, second base and outfield... Named District 7AAA pitcher of the year after posting a 31-5 record in 2009... Middle Tennessee First Team member... Named to Tennessean All-Mid-State... Earned Daily News Journal MVP award... Four time All-district and All-district tournament selection... All-state selection... Played summer ball with Team Gold Worth... Led her team to five World Series and national titles and eight top ten finishes since 2000... Also an all-region and two-time all-district selection in basketball... Also lettered in Volleyball.
Personal: Full name is Jordan Caralisa Connell... Daughter of Michael and Shara Connell... Birthdate is May 4, 1992... Major is physics... Her dad played baseball and football for Vanderbilt... Her uncle, Mark Connell played baseball for Georgia.