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Jill Compton
Jill  Compton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oceano, Calif.

High School:
Arroyo Grande

Height:
5-8

Position:
RHP


05/12/2015

Compton, Gumz & Ford Earn Top Postseason MW Honors

Fresno State claims MW Coach of the Year, Pitcher of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year while earning two first-team picks and five second-team selections.

05/15/2014

Compton & Moss Selected to Pacific All-Region Second Team

The junior center fielder and sophomore pitcher become Fresno State's first All-Region duo since 2008.

05/13/2014

`Dogs Rack Up Five Honors on All-MW Softball Teams

Defensive Player of the Year Moss and Compton Tabbed to First Team; Brazil, Harris and Willis Land on Second Team.

05/10/2014

`Dogs Wallop Wolf Pack in Finale to Tie For MW Runner-up Finish

Brazil homers twice in 10-1 win & Moss swipes four bases to tie her school game and season bests.

05/02/2014

Five-Run Sixth Inning Pushes `Dogs Past Rams in Opener, 5-1

Sophomore Jill Compton allows only two hits en route to her 18th complete game.

04/23/2014

Photo Gallery at St. Mary's

Photo Gallery at St. Mary's (4/16/14) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.

03/24/2014

Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz

Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz

01/10/2014

Softball - Fall 2013

Fresno Softball Action Pictures, October 2013. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.

Compton 2013

























Last updated: June, 2015

Fresno State Accolades
• 2015 Mountain West Pitcher of the Year
• 2015 All-Mountain West First-Team
• 2015 All-Region First-Team
• 2015 MW Pitcher of the Week (3/17, 3/24, 4/6, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28)
• 2014 All-Mountain West First-Team
• 2014 All-Region Second Team
• 2014 MW Pitcher of the Week (4/29)
• 2013 All-Mountain West First Team
• 2013 MW Pitcher of the Week (3/26, 5/7)

2015 (JUNIOR): As the ace in the circle for the Bulldogs, Compton posted a record of 28-11 and paced the league with an earned run average of 2.25 and 242 strikeouts while guiding the Bulldog pitching staff as a junior righty ... she recorded 88 more strikeouts than last year and had seven or more in 18 of her 43 appearances, including a season high of 11 strikeouts against Nevada on Apr. 24 ... with 23 complete games on the season, she tossed five or more innings in 29 contests and defensively logged a .981 fielding mark with 44 assists and seven putouts ... as the `Dogs starting pitcher, Compton ranks among the top 50 competitors in the nation, tying for a 21st with eight shutouts, 13th in victories (28) and earns a 24th place ranking for a total of 242 strikeouts this season ... of the 13 MW Pitcher of the Week accolades issued this season, the Bulldog righty claimed six including four consecutive honors (Apr. 7-28) and has nine career-wise ... Compton is the first pitcher in conference history to claim four consecutive MW weekly honors ... she was named the College Sports Madness MW Pitcher of the Week on April 7 after helping claim the regular season series against NCAA Tournament advancer San Diego State ... an All-Region returnee, she claimed her first career first-team accolade after receiving second-team honors in 2014 and was the lone Bulldog named to the first-team as the only Mountain West recipient recognized by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association ... the Oceano, Calif., native was named the MW Pitcher of the Year at the conclusion of her third season as a Bulldog ... as one of the top two pitchers in the Pacific Region, Compton led Fresno State to 28 of its 40 wins this season and appeared in all but three conference games ... she tossed five shutouts and allowed two or fewer runs in 14 of her 18 starts ... her third no-hitter and first career perfect game came against Iowa on March 6, helping the `Dogs to a 9-0 victory over the Hawkeyes ... guided Fresno State to its first postseason appearance since 2011, earning both starts against North Dakota State (May 14) and BYU (May 15) at the 2015 NCAA Eugene Regional.

2014 (SOPHOMORE): The all-conference returnee and team's ace stood top 100 nationally in shutouts (25th, 8), wins (48th, 20), ERA (86th, 2.16), hits allowed (91st, 5.63 p/ 7 innings) and strikeouts (97th, 160) ... led the MW Conference in lowest opposing batting average (.221) and strikeouts looking (52), and stood second in ERA (2.17), and third in strikeouts and wins, and fourth in saves (2) and starts (30) ... in late April, won first MW Pitcher of the Week honor of season and third in career after she pitched her second career no-hitter and first of year in 2-0 victory over NCAA Tournament returnee San Jose State ... also edged a pair of NCAA Tournament veterans with 1-0 shutouts - No. 14 Nebraska and N.C. State - and had two more wins vs. NCAA Tournament returnees - San Diego State and San Jose State ... among her eight shutouts on the year, others came vs. Southern Utah (2-0), St. Mary's (3-0), Utah State (6-0), New Mexico (20-0) and UNLV (1-0) ... logged seven or more strikeouts in six appearances, including a season-high nine strikeouts in 3-1 win vs. Ohio State ... allowed three or less hits in 10 of her 30 starts on the season, and one earned run or less in 17 of those starts ... pitched seven innings or more in 17 contests (including three extra-inning games) ... defensively, logged a 1.000 fielding percentage (31 assists, 12 putouts).

2013 (FRESHMAN): Selected as a 2013 All-Mountain West honoree ... named Mountain West Pitcher of the Week twice ... became the first freshman since 2006 to throw a no-hitter, it was also the 70th in Bulldog history ... notched a 15-14 record (and 7-3 mark in MW play), 3.00 ERA, 20 complete games and seven shutouts ... ranked top five in the MW in starts (31), appearances (third, 39), strikeouts (fourth, 144), lowest opposing batting average (fourth, .242), innings (fourth, 193.2) and wins (fifth, 15) ... also threw three one-hitters, including a scoreless, six-inning stint vs. then-No. 6 California ... dealt 21 consecutive scoreless innings in three starts to conclude conference play ... among her four games with +10 strikeouts, struck out a career-high 12 against New Mexico, while others came vs. Colorado State (11), No. 6 Cal (10) and New Mexico (10).

High School: A three-time letter winner in softball at Arroyo Grande High School ... named ESPN second team all-star in 2010 and 2011 ... league MVP and all-county MVP her junior and senior year ... named the league MVP pitcher and Most Outstanding Senior Athlete in 2012 ... pitched two perfect games throughout her high school career ... recorded 764 strikeouts in her three varsity seasons.

Personal: Parents are Sandra and Bill Compton... has two older siblings, Chris and Jaclyn ... majoring in business ... enjoys spending time with family ... most admires her dad for pushing her to become a better athlete and person.


CAREEER HIGHS
Strikeouts: 12 - vs. New Mexico (5/5/13)
Innings pitched: 9.0 - at Boise State (3/21/14)
Putouts: 3 - at San Diego State (4/28/13)
Assists: 4 - vs. Kansas (3/15/13); vs. New Mexico (4/8/15); vs. North Dakota State (5/14/15)

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