Norcross' Jernigan to compete for U.S. team in Curacao

Norcross grad Joanna Jernigan will play for the USA-Athletes International Team on its upcoming schedule of games in Curacao.

Jernigan is currently a starting outfielder at Birmingham Southern, earning first-team All-Southern Athletic Association honors last season when she hit .324 with 14 RBIs, 25 runs and a team-leading 13 stolen bases. She also had a 1.000 fielding percentage with 68 putouts and two assists.