Jacob DeVries
    Jacob  DeVries


    Castroville, TX

    High School:
    Medina Valley

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 205



    Freshman (2014): Pitched in nine games, making one start, posting an 0-1 record...struck out eight in seven innings pitched...made one start against Arizona...made collegiate debut vs. Texas State, recording one strikeout...struck out three against Arizona and Adams State...pitched two innings against Kansas State...had five outings without allowing an earned run.

    HIGH SCHOOL (Medina Valley):Lettered three years in baseball...Perfect Game Top 500 and 61st rated LHP...2013 Rawlings/Perfect Game All-Texas Second Team, first-team all-district pitcher, all-area outfielder and defensive MVP as a senior...San Antonio Express-News All-Area Class 4A Outfielder...7-2 record with 1.20 ERA, 95 strikeouts in 52 innings pitched, to go with .438 batting average and three homers as a senior...second-team all-district outfielder as a junior...4-2 record as a sophomore...high school baseball coach was Carl Keller...played summer ball for Marucci Elite, coached by Walter Jones...National Honor Society member...Future Farmers of America member and Mu Alpha Theta member.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 9...son of Kenny and Liz DeVries...has a younger brother...nickname is Jake...favorite food is Good Oke Bar-B-Que...enjoys reading hunting magazines...favorite TV show is South Park...favorite movie is Black Hawk Down...person in history he'd most like to meet is Alexander the Great...something not many people know about him is that he always wanted to be a pig farmer when he was young...credits his dad as having the biggest influence on his sports career...most noteworthy thing about his hometown is that it's surrounded by corn fields...enjoys hunting, being outdoors and being in the weight room when away from baseball...favorite non-traditional sporting event to watch on TV is Rodeos.

    Why I came to the Academy: "I want to make a difference and provide the security blanket that keeps this country free."

    DeVries Career Statistics

    2014 (Fr.) 12.86 0-1 9 1 0 0/0 0 7.0 9 15 10 15 8 1 1 0 30 .300 2 3 1 0 0
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