Jordyn Ballard is from Longmont, Colo., where she attended Silver Creek High School from 2011-2015. Ballard played four years of competitive softball for the Colorado Tigers, and was a member of the 16A ASA Western National Championship team. In her senior year Ballard made the switch to American Freedom and competed in the PGF National tournament.
Ballard, a junior, attends Black Hills State University where she plays varsity softball for the Division II school. At BHSU she is pursuing a B.S. in Sports Media with a minor in Marketing. While also playing for the Yellow Jackets, Ballard interns in the Yellow Jackets athletic department under the Sports Information Director, Ryan Hilgemann.
The Scrap Yard Dawgs organization is a perfect fit for her as they both hold a high standard of excellence and strive for nothing but the best. Ballard would like to continue her passion for sports after graduating from BHSU to attend graduate school to receive her masters in Sports Management. After college, she wishes to continue her pursuit to become a future college sports information director.
Ballard is the daughter of Megan Matthews and Darrell Ballard and stepdaughter to Bobby Matthews and Judy Rexroth.