McMeans signs with Wallace State
MADISON – Jordan McMeans’ interest and her skills have led to her signing to play softball at Wallace State Community College with Coach A.J. Daugherty.
Currently, she plays softball for James Clemens High School. “I play travel softball with Sharks_18U, coached by Preston ‘Punkin’ King,” Jordan said. “My current position is the outfield, but I am listed as a utility player.”
Softball is Jordan’s favorite sport because she enjoys “watching and playing the game. I have been playing the game since I was five years old.”
A senior at James Clemens, Jordan has participated with Family, Career and Community Leaders of America or FCCLA and National Spanish Honor Society.
“I have one brother, Logan, in ninth grade at James Clemens. I have one sister, Rylee, in seventh grade with Asbury School,” Jordan said. “My dad, Daryl, is a Fire Captain for Madison Fire and Rescue Department. My mother, Wendy, is a CPA and owns her own business, McMeans Accounting Services LLC.”
Jordan’s family moved to Madison in December 2003. “My dad works for the City of Madison, and my parents wanted us to attend Madison City Schools,” she said.
Q & A
Q: What are your favorite restaurants in Madison?
A: La Placita and Chick-fil-A.
Q: What is your favorite food?
A: Jordan’s favorite food is chicken fingers.
Q: What is your favorite sports team?
A: Crimson Tide of the University of Alabama.
Q: What is your favorite sports memory?
A: “My favorite sports memory was our game versus Bob Jones in the 2017 Area Tournament at Sparkman High School,” Jordan said. “We were in the bottom of the 7th inning, down by 1 run with 2 outs. Loser of the game was going home.”
“I came up to bat and worked myself to a full count, with 1 runner on second base. Also, I hit a walk-off, 2-run homer to beat Bob Jones in the area tournament to advance to the next game against Buckhorn. This gives me a record 11 home runs currently with James Clemens,” Jordan said.
Q: What do you do in your spare time?
A: Jordan enjoys spending her spare time with friends and family.