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EC’s Zillick, Jennings Both Commit To Play Hardball At IU Southeast

Posted On November 28, 2017

By Travis Thayer

Pictured (left to right): Sandy Zillick, Kaitlyn Zillick, Scott Zillick and IU Southeast Coach Witten. Photo by East Central Athletics.

(St. Leon, Ind.) – Two East Central High School student-athletes will be classmates once again in college.

The Trojans Athletic Department announced Monday that Kaitlyn Zillick and Jake Jennings will continue their academic and athletic careers at Indiana University Southeast.

Zillick will play softball for the Grenadiers. In 2016, the Lady Trojans third baseman was the County Newcomer of the Year. Zillick is also a two-time All-EIAC selection.

She plans to major in Psychology.

Jake Jennings will also play hardball at IU Southeast. Jennings stars for the Trojans on the mound where his fastball sits in the low to mid-80’s. Jennings’ arsenal also includes a curveball, changeup and slider.

He plans to study Business.

Bottom Row (Left to right): Dave Jennings, Jake Jennings, and Brad Jennings. Back row: EC V. Head Baseball Coach Bob Reynolds, Brooke Jennings, Tiffany Jennings. Photo by East Central Athletics.