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#6 Jennifer Abernathy
Position: MF
Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Broken Arrow, Okla.
High School: Union HS
2012
- All-Southland ConferenceFirst Team
- Southland All-Academic First Team
- Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week (10/9, 10/16)

Started all 19 matches she played in for the Golden Eagles… was tied for second on the team with four goals on 58 shots… Added five assists… Knocked in a goal against Northwestern State (8/31)... Earned an assist on the lone goal at Oklahoma (9/9)… Scored a pair of goals in the conference opener against Northwestern State (10/5)… Was credited with an assist on the golden goal in the final seconds against Sam Houston State (10/7), as well as the game-winners in the following two contests at McNeese State (10/12) and Nicholls State (10/14)… Put in a goal during the opening game of the conference tournament against Sam Houston State (11/1)… Was named to the All-Southland First Team… Southland All-Academic First Team recipient… Named Southland Offensive Player of the Week twice (10/9, 10/16).

2011
Started 17 matches in her second season… Scored a pair of goals and assisted on one other… Took a team-high 42 shots… Scored the opening goal in a 3-2 victory over Sam Houston State (8/26)… Assisted on the game-tying goal in ORU's 2-1 comeback victory over Western Illinois (10/15).

2010
- Summit League Freshman of the Year
- All-Summit League Second Team
- Summit League All-Freshman Team

- Summit League Offensive Player of the Week (10/11)

Appeared in all 18 matches as a freshman… Led the Golden Eagles and tied for 8th in the Summit League with six goals… Tied for 3rd in the conference with three game-winning goals… Also chipped in two assists… Tallied her first career assist in a comeback victory against Northwestern State (8/22)… Tallied her first career goal in a win over Arkansas State (9/17)… Scored against John Brown one week later… Scored a brace in a comeback win over Summit League rival IPFW (10/10), leading to a Summit League Offensive Player of the Week honor… Came off the bench to score against IUPUI (10/17)… Collected an assist in a victory over Southern Utah (10/22)… Took nine shots and found the back of the net against UMKC (10/24).

PRIOR TO ORU
2010 graduate of Union High School in Tulsa, Okla…  Helped lead Union to 6A state championships in 2007 and 2008… Member of the 2004 Oklahoma Olympic Development squad… Scored 13 goals as a junior at Union… Helped lead her club team to state championships in 2003 and 2005.

PERSONAL

Daughter of Malcolm and Patricia Abernathy… Chose ORU over Missouri State, Central Arkansas and Tulsa.

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