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55 Janelle Zellars
Janelle  Zellars

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Forest, Va.

High School:
Jefferson Forest

Height:
5-8

Position:
P/IF


2018 (R-Freshman)
• Appeared in 14 games, making one start on the season
• Made 13 appearances in the circle
• Hit .300 (3-for-10) with three RBI
• First collegiate hit was a run-scoring triple against Southern (2/10)
• Worked 14 innings in the circle, going 1-1 on the season
• Made first collegiate start in the circle against Radford (4/3)
• Earned first victory in game two of doubleheader against North Carolina (3/31) by throwing three scoreless innings

2017 (Freshman Year)
Took a redshirt

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four years at Jefferson Forest High School
Led Jefferson Forest to a class 4A Conference 23 championship in 2016
Named first-team All-conference, second-team All-District in 2016
Helped lead Jefferson Forest to a class 4A Conference 24 runner-up finish in 2015
Helped lead Jefferson Forest to 204 Seminole District Championship and regional finals
Named an All-Area second team selection and first-team All-Region in 2013
Graduated with High Honors
Member of the Latin Club, Key Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes

TRAVEL BALL
Played with the NC Lightning Gold and NC Firecrackers from 2013-15

PERSONAL
Daughter of Anthony and Tina Zellars
Has one brother
Volunteered working with youth at Forest Elementary and Forest Middle schools
Volunteered at Prayer of Faith Temple Church daycare and summer camps
Also volunteered with Habitat for Humanity
Active in Virginia Speak Out working against drunk driving

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