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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
1Darwing EreuJR3B/RHP5-7170Mishawaka, Ind.
2Tyler GrulerFR2B5-7155Mishawaka, Ind.
3Max LinnvilleSOUTL5-10185Boone, N.C.
4Tom McCartneyJRUTL5-7165Saginaw, Mich.
5Mike TaralaJR1B6-3175Schererville, Ind.
6Pat SweeneySROF5-7150Sarasota, Fla.
7Michael DruryFRLHP5-10155St. Louis, Mo.
8Jacob LanningJRINF/RHP6-0200Roscoe, Ill.
9Andrew SalazarJRLHP5-11165Tucson, Ariz.
10Jordan HintonSOC6-1205Granger, Ind.
11Michael RostineSOC6-0165Hanover Park, Ill.
12Blake ComellaJRRHP6-3190Glendale, Ariz.
13Trey BickelFRRHP5-8160Mishawaka, Ind.
14CJ SuperczynskiSOLHP6-3160South Bend, Ind.
15Matt RudorferSROF5-10170Farmington, Minn.
16Jackson HallahanSR3B/SS/RHP5-9165Lester Prairie, Minn.
17Austin Kiser-PetrieSRRHP5-11210Lucerne, Ind.
18Rodney BettcherJRRHP6-3235Lakeville, Ind.
19Alec RodriguezJRC6-0170Chicago, Ill.
20Stephen ClancyJROF6-0180Yorkville, Ill.
21Bryan ReedFR1B/3B6-5210Charlotte, Mich.
22Adam JanowiakFRRHP6-2160Granger, Ind.
23Jake WoodSRRHP6-0175South Haven, Mich.
24Paul KappazJRSS6-2155Grosse Pointe, Mich.
25Jordan GardSOLHP6-4190Mishawaka, Ind.
26Chris WoodruffJROF6-0190Mishawaka, Ind.
29Blake CorrellSOATH5-11205Oak Creek, Wis.
30Tommy GoodaleFR3B6-1220Indianola, Iowa
31Nick MungerFRRHP6-1195Perrysburg, Ohio
32Jared PopplewellFR1B6-5215Clive, Iowa
34Mike PizzutoJR1B6-3225Sarasota, Fla.
35Paul GehaFRRHP6-2190Fort Wayne, Ind.
36Trey SolomonFROF6-1170Elkhart, Ind.
44Ben BournaySROF5-10190Dowagiac, Mich.
45Matt SchwitzJRRHP6-3190Granger, Ind.
Brian Blondell - Head Coach - 2nd season
Todd Marazita - Head Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Fred Bournay - Assistant Coach - 3rd season