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Name: Jillian Stephens
Date registered: June 4, 2012


Jillian Stephens is a former top ranked east coast NCAA pitching recruit. She graduated from New Rochelle High School and Villanova University. She played gold level softball with several teams including the Virginia Shamrocks and the Morris County Belles prior to college, and continued to play Division 1 softball at Villanova. She was a student in physical therapy at Harcum College in Pennsylvania, and is familiar with injuries, rehabilitation, and strength and conditioning. She also instructs in Phil Schonberg's pitching clinics and gives many private lessons in the Philadelphia area.

Latest posts

  1. Virtual Pitching Lessons! — November 17, 2017
  2. Game Review: Oklahoma vs. Florida, Game 1 of the WCWS Finals! — June 6, 2017
  3. Game Review: Florida vs. Ole Miss — May 11, 2017
  4. Game Review: Alabama vs. Texas A&M — May 11, 2017
  5. Game Review: LSU vs Missouri — May 10, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Returning from a Major Injury — 4 comments
  2. My Top 10 Pitchers to Watch Right Now — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Virtual Pitching Lessons!

Hello everyone! Coach Jill here with something exciting! Do you have a pitcher who you think would benefit from our teaching style? Have you been following Fastpitch Power for a while and love what we teach but live in an area where there are no instructors? Have you been working with your pitcher(s) on our …

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Game Review: Oklahoma vs. Florida, Game 1 of the WCWS Finals!


So we’ve gotten through the regionals, super regionals, and have made it all the way to the finals of the 2017 Women’s College World Series. There has definitely been some great competition, upsets and all around excitement so far. Pitching has been great, there have been tons of Sports Center Top Ten plays and so …

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Game Review: Florida vs. Ole Miss

The next game of the day (starting over an hour late thanks to the intense 10 inning game that took place between Alabama and Texas A&M) was number one seed Florida vs Ole Miss. I am so excited to write about this game because I am so happy with the result. Everyone had their preconceived …

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Game Review: Alabama vs. Texas A&M


After a successful and exciting first day of tournament play, we were ready for day 2! Today, all of the winners from yesterday met up with the top seeds of the conference. We tried to make our first game of the day the ACC conference contest between Virginia and Florida State, but sadly it was …

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Game Review: LSU vs Missouri


Sadly we missed the 3rd of the 4 SEC tournament games today, though we heard that Kentucky brought the bats today and beat South Carolina 7-3. Looking forward to watching the Wildcats play Auburn tomorrow! Tonight though, we watched the battle of the Tigers! It ended up being a very close game between LSU and …

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Game Review: Ole Miss vs. Mississippi State


Game 2 of the SEC conference is in the books. It was a showdown between the Ole Miss Rebels and the Mississippi State Bulldogs…and it was a really close game! A couple of runs were scored in the first and second innings for Ole Miss, and Olivia Golden of Mississippi State hit and absolute bomb, …

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Game Review: Alabama vs. Arkansas

So conference tournaments have officially begun, and where better to start than the super competitive SEC tournament? The very first game was between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Arkansas Razorbacks. It is pretty cool to see Arkansas really improving from previous years and making it all the way to the SEC tournament, and more …

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Game Review: Oregon vs. Florida State


Welcome to the first ever Fastpitch Power post-game review! Here, we will take a look at all of the great NCAA softball games and analyze how each of the teams, specifically the pitchers, performed! Today we take a look at the incredible game three that took place between the Oregon Ducks and the Florida State …

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My Top 10 Pitchers to Watch Right Now

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We are now well into the 2017 NCAA Division 1 Softball season, my favorite time of year! I make it a point to always have Watch ESPN handy, whether that’s on TV or on my phone so I can watch as many games as I can. From what I have seen so far, this is …

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We want to send a HUGE congratulations to our pitcher Julianna Orrico and her whole team at Manhattanville College on winning their conference and advancing to the Super Regionals! If they win this weekend they advance to the World Series! We are so proud of you Jules! Keep fighting Valiants! We know you guys can …

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