This is Jen's second year as assistant coach but she is no stranger to the coaching field. She has coached at Reavis for 19 years in softball, 14 years in basketball, 7 years in volleyball and is also in her second year as assistant bowling coach. She also had previous coaching experience at Hillcrest High School for two years coaching volleyball, basketball, and softball. She received a one year full ride scholarship to UIC for basketball and softball. She also received a four year full ride scholarship to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale for softball. Jen was also invited to try-out for the Olympic Softball Team in the late 80s.