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Jake English

Position C
B/T R/R
Class R-Fr.
Height 6-2
Weight 220
Hometown Olathe, Kan.
High School Olathe South


SINGLE-GAME CAREER HIGHS

  • Hits: 4, at K-State, May 08, 2022
  • Doubles: 1, 5 times
  • Total bases: 5, at K-State, May 08, 2022
  • RBI: 2, Texas Southern, Apr 20, 2022 ; at Omaha, May 04, 2022
  • Runs scored: 1, 5 times
  • Walks: 1, 9 times
  • Sac flies: 1, at Omaha, May 04, 2022
  • At bats: 5, West Virginia, May 01, 2022
  • Field chances: 13, vs Illinois, Mar 06, 2022 ; at Indiana State, Mar 20, 2022
  • Putouts: 12, at Indiana State, Mar 20, 2022
  • Assists: 3, vs Illinois, Mar 06, 2022
  • Runners CS: 1, 7 times

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN – 2022

  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • Appeared in 26 games (18 starts; all at catcher)
  • .254/.325/.324 (18-for-71), 5 2B, 7 RBI 6 R, 8 BB
  • 11-game on-base streak from 4/2/22-5/8/22
  • Went 4-for-4 with a double and run scored at K-State 5/8/22
  • First career multi-RBI game vs. Texas Southern 4/20/22
  • First career hit was a single vs. Missouri State 3/2/22

FRESHMAN – 2021

  • Appeared in four games with three starts
  • Recorded five at-bats with one walk

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Ranked the No. 1 catcher in Kansas by Perfect Game and Prep Baseball Report
  • Finished his junior campaign with a .429 batting average with five doubles, four home runs and 22 RBI
  • Recorded a 60 percent throw out of base stealers as a junior
  • Named First-Team All-Sunflower League and a First-Team All-State selection
  • Played three-years of basketball

PERSONAL

  • Born on September 15, 2001
  • Son of Brandon and Carrie English
  • Has one brother, Nick
  • Father, Brandon, played baseball at KU from 1994-95
  • Seven family members attended KU
  • Majoring in sport management