17 Jacob McDavid
17 - Jacob McDavid
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Queen Creek, Ariz.
Previous College: Chandler-Gilbert CC
Position: RHP
B/T: R/R

Became a go-to late-inning reliever out of the ORU bullpen… Made 14 appearances, posting a 1-1 record with three saves… Had 27 strikeouts in 26.2 innings of work… Finished the season with a 2.36 earned run average… Struck out a season high five batters in 4.1 innings, his longest outing of the season, and earned first Division I win against Houston Baptist (4/18)… Didn’t allow a run in four straight outings against Central Arkansas (5/2, 5/4), UALR (5/7) and Abilene Christian (5/10)… Earned saves in consecutive appearances against Central Arkansas (5/4), UALR (5/4) and Abilene Christian (5/10).

Played under Russ Luce at Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Chandler, Ariz.… Started seven games on the mound during the 2013 season… Struck out 32 batters in 50.1 innings… Named the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 25, 2013, after a three-hit complete game win over Yavapai College.

2011 graduate of Williams Field HS in Gilbert, Ariz…. Set the Williams Field HS saves record during his senior season in 2011… Named to the All-Region First Team following his senior season… Lettered on the varsity baseball team three times.

Chose ORU over McNeese State, Central Arkansas, Stephen F. Austin and Louisiana Tech… Son of Kurt and Cindy McDavid… Majoring in biology.