Friday, July 22, 2011
Former Wolverine Pitcher Gets 1st Start Tonight
Former Michigan Softball player Jordan Taylor gets her first start tonight for the USA National Team at the World Cup of Softball being played in Oklahoma City, Ok. Jordan will be on the mound tonight as Team USA takes on Australia at 8PM EST on ESPN. Jordan holds several career records at UM including appearances (162) starts (124) innings pitched (853.2) winning percentage (.863) strikeouts (1220) and no-hitters (8). She also holds the career marks for wins (107) and saves (17) which is a very rare combo. Jordan is coming off a senior season at UM where she had a 31-5 record with an ERA of 1.51 which garnered her 2010 Big Ten Pitcher of the Year. Good Luck Jordan I know I'll be watching and rooting you on!!!!!!! GOBLUE!!!!!!!!!