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#1 Jake Romano
Position: Outfield
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 160
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Algonquin, Ill.
High School: Dundee-Crown
Experience: High School
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2013: Appeared in 34 games as a freshman, starting in all but two of them … voted the Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year … batted a team-high .370 and contributed three doubles, three triples and 13 runs batted in …. led team in on-base percentage (.441) … placed fourth on the team in runs (31) … committed zero errors in the field … had a three hit game on two occasions, once against Eastern Kentucky (April 17) and once against Cincinnati (May 1) … scored two runs in a game six times, including scoring at least one run in all but nine games … recorded at least one hit in his last 18 games played, including nine two-hit games … had two stolen bases in one game against Buffalo on May 11 (game one).

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in baseball and two in basketball at Dundee Crown High School … served as baseball team captain for two seasons … batted a school record .511 enroute to all-state honors as a senior … selected All-Fox Valley Conference and all-area following his junior and senior seasons … helped his team to the regional championship in 2011.

PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Mary Kay Romano … born on Feb. 20, 1994 in Algonquin, Ill., … a sport management major.