Jill Cimminello was a four-year starter at Quinnipiac and hit .331 her senior year with 27 RBI's. As a junior, she hit .344 and gained All-NEC acclaim. She is a former Norwalk High School standout, where she played field hockey, basketball and softball. Cimminello played for the New Bologna Softball Team in the highest level of professional competition in Italy and for the Stratford Brakettes. A 2003 graduate of Quinnipiac University, Jill Cimminello was a interim head coach at the University of Rhode Island.