Jacob Banks
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Jacob  Banks
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 190

Position:
Right Handed Pitcher

2017
Missed the season due to injury.

2016
Sat out the season with an injury... medical redshirt.

2015 | Game-by-Game
Made 14 starts on the hill as a sophomore ... posted a 3-9 record and a 5.17 ERA while tossing 78.1 innings ... tossed his first career complete game at Bowling Green (4/4) ... ranked second on the team in strikeouts with 54 ... held opposing batters to a .266 average ... struck out a season-high nine in a 6-3 win vs. Buffalo (4/11) ... tossed 8.1 innings vs. Kent State (4/26), allowing just one run and four hits in a 1-0 loss ... threw 100-plus pitches on seven occasions.

2014 | Game-by-Game
Made a team-high 23 appearances out of the bullpen ... posted a 2-0 record with a 5.04 ERA while striking out 32 batters in 30.1 innings of work ... tied for second on the team with three saves ... held opposing batters to a .254 average, best among Miami relievers ... allowed only four of his 14 inherited runners to score ... picked up his first-collegiate save by logging three scoreless innings in a 3-1 win at Ohio State (5/6) ... named MAC East Pitcher of the Week on May 12 after picking up saves in three of four Miami victories at Ohio State (5/6) and Buffalo (5/9 and 5/11) ... struck out three batters in an appearance on three occasions: against Dayton (3/14), Western Michigan (3/21) and at Ohio (5/16).

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered all four years in baseball ... garnered all-state honors on two occasions ... named all-conference three times, earning first-team honors twice ... named conference player of the year and first-team all-state in 2012 ... posted a 17-1 record and a 0.97 ERA in his career, fanning 166 batters in 115 innings ... helped team win four league titles ... earned all-academic honors all four years and was a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Born April 26, 1994 in Carpentersville, Ill. ... parents are Patti and Lee Banks ... plans to major in accounting.