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#8 JacobLanning
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Class: JR
Position: INF/RHP
Hometown: Roscoe, Ill.

2014: Saw action in 55 games as a junior, making 54 starts ... hit .314 on the year with 59 hits ... had a team-best nine doubles, on triple and two home runs ... led the team with 27 RBIs ... went 4-for-4 with two RBIs and a home run against Union (Ky.) (Feb. 22) ... went 3-for-4 with a double against Mount Vernon Nazarene (Mar. 14) ... went 4-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs and two runs scored against Calumet St. Joseph (Apr. 12) ... drove in a season-high three RBIs twice, including in the CCAC Championship game against Judson (May 7) ... had 17 appearances on the mound, including 11 starts ... picked up his first career win after throwing seven scoreless innings against Cardinal Stritch (Apr. 1) while striking out seven ... struck out a season-high nine batters after tossing seven scoreless innings against Saint Xavier (Apr. 16) ... finished the year 5-6 with an ERA of 3.16 and a team-best 52 strikeouts in 77.0 innings ... also had three saves.

2014 Season Stats

Prior to HC: Spent two seasons at Kankakee Community College where he worked in the infield and on the mound ... in his freshman season, Lanning hit .391 with 16 doubles and 35 RBIs while going 7-0 on the mound with an ERA of 3.90 ... as a sophomore, Lanning hit .356 with nine doubles, two triples, a home run and 26 RBIs while going 5-1 on the mound with three complete games.

Prep: A 2011 graduate of Hononegah High School where he was named all-conference twice, all-area and team MVP.

Personal: Jacob is the son of Dan and Marry Lanning ... majoring in business ... born on Feb. 4, 1993.

2014 Baseball Roster
Roster for 2014 Baseball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Darwing EreuJR3B/RHP 5-7170Mishawaka, Ind.
2Tyler GrulerFR2B 5-7155Mishawaka, Ind.
3Max LinnvilleSOUTL 5-10185Boone, N.C.
4Tom McCartneyJRUTL 5-7165Saginaw, Mich.
5Mike TaralaJR1B 6-3175Schererville, Ind.
6Pat SweeneySROF 5-7150Sarasota, Fla.
7Michael DruryFRLHP 5-10155St. Louis, Mo.
8Jacob LanningJRINF/RHP 6-0200Roscoe, Ill.
9Andrew SalazarJRLHP 5-11165Tucson, Ariz.
10Jordan HintonSOC 6-1205Granger, Ind.
11Michael RostineSOC 6-0165Hanover Park, Ill.
12Blake ComellaJRRHP 6-3190Glendale, Ariz.
13Trey BickelFRRHP 5-8160Mishawaka, Ind.
14CJ SuperczynskiSOLHP 6-3160South Bend, Ind.
15Matt RudorferSROF 5-10170Farmington, Minn.
16Jackson HallahanSR3B/SS/RHP 5-9165Lester Prairie, Minn.
17Austin Kiser-PetrieSRRHP 5-11210Lucerne, Ind.
18Rodney BettcherJRRHP 6-3235Lakeville, Ind.
19Alec RodriguezJRC 6-0170Chicago, Ill.
20Stephen ClancyJROF 6-0180Yorkville, Ill.
21Bryan ReedFR1B/3B 6-5210Charlotte, Mich.
22Adam JanowiakFRRHP 6-2160Granger, Ind.
23Jake WoodSRRHP 6-0175South Haven, Mich.
24Paul KappazJRSS 6-2155Grosse Pointe, Mich.
25Jordan GardSOLHP 6-4190Mishawaka, Ind.
26Chris WoodruffJROF 6-0190Mishawaka, Ind.
29Blake CorrellSOATH 5-11205Oak Creek, Wis.
30Tommy GoodaleFR3B 6-1220Indianola, Iowa
31Nick MungerFRRHP 6-1195Perrysburg, Ohio
32Jared PopplewellFR1B 6-5215Clive, Iowa
34Mike PizzutoJR1B 6-3225Sarasota, Fla.
35Paul GehaFRRHP 6-2190Fort Wayne, Ind.
36Trey SolomonFROF 6-1170Elkhart, Ind.
44Ben BournaySROF 5-10190Dowagiac, Mich.
45Matt SchwitzJRRHP 6-3190Granger, Ind.
Brian Blondell - Head Coach - 2nd season
Todd Marazita - Head Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Fred Bournay - Assistant Coach - 3rd season