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#28 Jared Datoc

Jared Datoc - Baseball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Year Senior
Height 5-8
Weight 203
Hometown Atlanta, Ga.
Last School Pace Academy
Jared Datoc - Baseball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

2018 NCBWA Stopper of the Year Preseason Watch List member
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll


Career: Two-time ACC academic honor roll member … Posted a record of 7-4 overall with five saves … Recorded a 4.42 ERA and struck out 94 batters over 108.0 innings … Appeared in 77 games out of the Tech bullpen, which ranks 13th all-time in Yellow Jackets’ history … His five saves rank just outside of the top-20 in GT career history … His 32 appearances on the mound for the Yellow Jackets in 2017 is tied for the 10th-most appearances by a pitching in single season history.

2018 (Senior): Pitched in 26 games out of the bullpen for the Jackets … Went 1-3 with three saves and a 4.86 ERA … Struck out 29 batters over 33.1 innings … His 26 appearances and three saves were both tied for the team lead … Threw a season-high 3.2 innings versus UConn (Feb. 18) … Struck out a season-high three batters four times on the year … Picked up the win versus SEMO (May 15), allowing just one run on three hits and two strikeouts over 3.0 innings … Earned the save by throwing 2.0-hitless innings in the win over Dartmouth (Feb. 24) in game one of the doubleheader … Also recorded a save with 2.2-hitless innings of work out of the bullpen versus Virginia Tech (March 18) … Registered a save with a scoreless ninth versus Georgia Southern (March 27) … Also threw a scoreless inning versus Bradley (Feb. 17), against Miami (March 30), versus No. 6 Florida State (April 8), against Georgia State (April 11), at home versus Kennesaw State (April 18) and in the blowout win over No. 10 Duke (May 18) … Was named to the 2018 NCBWA Stopper of the Year preseason watch list.

2017 (Junior): Made a team-high 32 appearances on the mound for the Jackets, which is tied for the 10th-most appearances by a pitcher in a single season in Georgia Tech history … His 32 appearances on the mound were tied for the sixth-most among all ACC pitchers on the year … Was tied for the team lead with six wins with a 6-1 record overall … Also recorded two saves … Was second on the team with 57.1 innings pitched … Posted a 3.77 ERA out of the bullpen … Struck out 51 batters compared to just 23 walks … Was 1-1 with a save and a 3.03 ERA in 16 appearances in ACC play … Struck out a career-high six batters in the home win over Georgia State (Feb. 28) … Threw a career-high 5.0-plus innings in the 2017 ACC Baseball Championship versus Miami (May 23) … Earned his first career win allowing one run on two hits over 1.1 innings of relief work in the victory at Georgia Southern (Feb. 21) … Picked up another win with two strikeouts over a scoreless inning in the Saturday win over Youngstown State (Feb. 25) … Struck out six and did not allow a hit in 3.0 scoreless innings to earn the win versus Georgia State (Feb. 28) … Went 3.1 scoreless innings out of the bullpen to earn the win at home over Mercer (April 18) … Surrendered two runs on four hits and struck out three in 4.0 innings to record the win against Pitt (May 6) … Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings to register the win at home over Georgia Southern (May 16) … Recorded his first career save allowing one run over the final 3.0 innings in the 6-4 win at Virginia Tech (April 22) … Pitched a clean ninth to earn the save and secure the 3-0 shutout win over UIC in game one of the doubleheader (April 28) … Also threw 2.0 scoreless innings in the win over Belmont (Mar. 4) and at Miami (Mar. 10) … Totaled 3.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts in two appearances versus No. 9 North Carolina (Mar. 17 & 18) and 3.0 scoreless innings with two punch outs at Notre Dame (April 8) … Combined to throw 1.2 scoreless frames in two showings versus No. 2 Louisville (April 14 & 15) and 3.2 scoreless innings with one strikeout in two contests against No. 8 Virginia (May 18 & 20) … Threw 5.0 shutout innings with four strikeouts in the extra-inning loss versus Miami (May 23) at the 2017 ACC Baseball Championship.

2016 (Sophomore): Made nine relief appearances on the mound, posting a 4.70 ERA in 7.2 innings … Allowed one hit in a scoreless inning against Western Carolina on March 5 … Scattered two hits in a scoreless inning vs. Auburn on March 15 … Also made a relief appearance on March 18 vs. Virginia Tech … Pitched one complete inning in six of his nine relief stints and struck out one batter on seven different occasions.

2015 (Freshman): Made 10 appearances out of the bullpen and posted a 6.52 ERA in 9.2 innings on the mound … Allowed just four runs (three earned) over his final seven appearances of the season … Made his collegiate debut versus Fordham on Feb. 14, pitching a career-long 1.2 innings … Worked a scoreless inning of relief and recorded his first career strikeout against Coastal Carolina on Feb. 21 … Added 0.2 innings of scoreless relief in Tech’s 6-3 victory over Georgia State on April 1 … Finished off the 11-4 victory over No. 15 Virginia on April 13 with a scoreless ninth inning, allowing two hits before inducing a timely double play … Turned in a scoreless inning of relief work against No. 8 Miami in Tech’s regular-season finale … Struck out a career-high two batters on two occasions — versus No. 25 Notre Dame and at No. 7 Louisville.

Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Pace Academy under head coach Matt Hall … Two-time all-region and all-area selection as both a pitcher and infielder … Served as the team captain in his senior season … Won the 2012 AAU Underclass National Championship with the 16U East Cobb Titans … Member of the National Honor Society … Lists graduating high school with high honors and volunteering at the Atlanta Food Bank as his favorite non-athletic memories … Chose Georgia Tech for the baseball program, academics and its proximity to home.

Personal: Full name is Jared Patrick Datoc … Born June 20, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. … Son of Patrick and Antoinette Datoc … Has an older brother, Christian, who played baseball at Furman University … Father, Patrick, was a golfer at Yale and mother, Antoinette, was a diver at Yale … Enjoys fishing, art and music … Majoring in business administration.



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