2013 Jaguars 2011 Region 17 Champion

# 1 Stephen Mason

Infielder

Freshman

Gainesville, Ga.; Gainesville H.S.

5’11” / 175 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was selected to the all-state and all-region teams. … Was MVP and hitter of the year at Gainesville High. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 2 Cody McCance

Infielder

Sophomore

Loganville, Ga.; Loganville, H.S.

5’9” / 175 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Hit .316 with 4 triples in 20 games for the 2012 Jaguars. ... Was an all-county, first team all-region in 8-AAAA and a Georgia Dugout Club All-State selection at Loganville High School. ... Major: biology.

 

# 3 Matt Taylor

Infielder

Freshman

Fitzgerald, Ga.; Fitzgerald H.S.

6'3" / 190 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Major: sports management.

 

# 4 Russell Melton

Outfielder

Sophomore

Auurn, Ala.; Auburn H.S.

6'0” / 185 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was named to the all-region team. ... His team at Auburn High won back-to-back state championships in 2009 and 2010.

 

# 5 Trumon Jefferson

Outfielder

Sophomore

Decatur, Ga. ; Decatur H.S.

6’3” / 185 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Left

Player Profile: Hit .318 and scored 30 runs for the Jaguars in 2012. ... Selected in 2011 by the Texas Rangers in the 39th round of the 2011 draft but opted to sign with GPC. … Was all-state and three-time all-region at Decatur High School, hitting .413 as a senior. … Earned nine varsity letters in his last three years, three apiece in baseball, football and basketball. ... Major: criminal justice.

 

# 7 Ryan Lemonds

RH Pitcher / Third Base

Sophomore

Monroe, Ga.; Monroe Area H.S.

6’1” / 200 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was named all-county and all-region. ... Was Monroe Area's MVP his junior and senior year. ... Major: engineering.

 

# 8 Brad Taylor

RH Pitcher

Freshman

Fitzgerald, Ga.; Fitzgerald H.S.

6’4” / 210 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Major: sports management.

 

# 9 Kendrick Thompson

RH Pitcher / Outfielder

Freshman

Statesboro, Ga. ; Statesboro H.S.

5’11” / 190 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Selected three-time all-region and all-county at Statesboro High. ... Received the team Most Valuable Player Award. ... Major: business.

 

# 11 Ben Venters

Infielder

Sophomore

Cartersville, Ga.; Cartersville H.S.

5’10” / 180 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Right

Player Profile: Saw action in 22 games for the Jaguars in 2012. ... While at Cartersville High, was named to all-state team and Region 6-AAA Player of the Year. ... Batter .398 with 38 RBIs. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 14 Sam Bragg

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Marietta, Ga.; Wheeler H.S.

6'2" / 200 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Right

Player Profile: Struck out 54 in 47 1/3 innings for the 2012 Jaguars, walking only 17, posting a 4.37 ERA and an 8-3 record. ... At Wheeler High was all-state and Cobb County Player of the Year. ... As a junior once struck out the first 15 hitters he faced in a game.

 

# 15 Dustin Beggs

RH Pitcher / Outfielder

Freshman

Roswell, Ga.; Centennial H.S.

6’3” / 180 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was region Player of the Year. ... Was MVP at Centennial High and won the Silver Slugger, Cy Young and Excaliber awards.

 

# 16 Ty Alvey

RH Pitcher

Freshman

Newnan, Ga.; Northgate H.S.

6'4” / 220 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Won all-state and all-region honors at Northgate High. ... Major: business.

 

# 18 Landon Hayes

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Loganville, Ga.; Loganville H.S.

6’0” / 175 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Had a 1.60 ERA and a 1-3 record in 28 innings of relief for the 2012 Jaguars. ... Was all-region at Loganville H.S. ... Major: physical education.

 

# 20 Austin Dykes

LH Pitcher / Outfielder

Freshman

Sylvester, Ga.; Colquitt County H.S.

5’11” / 190 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Left

Player Profile: Was named to the all-state and all-region teams in high school.

 

# 22 Pierce Ressmeyer

Catcher

Freshman

Columbus, Ga.; Columbus H.S.

5’11” / 190 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Played on three state championship teams. ... Was a two-time all-region player at Columbus High. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 23 Trey Hagey

RH Pitcher / Outfielder

Sophomore

Snellvilee, Ga.; Brookwood H.S.

6’0” / 185 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Saw action in 7 games with the 2012 Jaguars, hitting .333. ... Once homered in five consecutive games at Brookwood High, where he also set the record for the strongest outfield throw. ... Major: business.

 

# 24 Alan Skinner

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Lawrenceville, Ga.; Providence Christian Academy

6’2” / 175 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was named to the All-State second team in right field. ... Was All-State as a pitcher and all-county. ... Major: education.

 

# 25 Bowen Braswell

Infielder

Freshman

Oxford, Ga.; Alcovy H.S.

6’0” / 190 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Won multiple all-region honors. ... Holds the Newton County High all-time and single-season home runs records.

 

# 26 Chase Morris

Infielder

Freshman

Waycross, Ga.; Ware County H.S.

6’1” / 205 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: ...

   

 

# 27 Erik Davis

LH Pitcher / Outfielder

Freshman

Ellabell, Ga.; Savannah Christian Prep School

6’3” / 205 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Left

Player Profile: Was an all-region selection, team most valuable player and had the highest batting average. ... Major: mechanical engineering.

 

# 28 Nikolay Uherek

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Huntingtown, Md.; DeMatha Catholic H.S.

6’1” / 215 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Had a 1-1 record in 28 2/3 innings for the Jaguars in 2012. ... Named to high school All-America second team. ... MVP of the state championship tournament for private schools at DeMatha Catholic High School in Maryland. ... MVP of the high school All-Star game. ... Second team all-conference. Also played quarterback at DeMatha and was name to the football All-State second team. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 30 Dondrei Hubbard

Catcher

Freshman

Canton, Ga.; Creekview H.S.

6’0” / 220 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was two-time all-region and all-county at Creekview High. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 31 Dawson Brown

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

McDonough, Ga.; Locust Grove H.S.

6’5” / 215 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was region pitcher of the year and two-time all-region at Locust Grove High. ... Major: communmications.

 

 

# 32 Kyler Timmerman

RH Pitcher / Outfielder

Sophomore

Evans, Ga.; Greenbrier H.S.

6’0” / 210 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Saw action in 18 games for the Jaguars in 2012. ... At Greenbrier High was named all-county after hitting .351 with five homers and 28 RBIs.

 

# 33 Wes Armstrong

Infielder

Sophomore

Alpharetta, Ga.; Chattahoochee H.S.

6’0” / 185 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Right

Player Profile: Selected to the All-GCAA first team in 2012, posting a .405 batting average for the Jaguars, with 17 doubles and 46 RBIs. ... Was the GCAA's fourth-leading hitter in 2012 and led the league until suffering an injury. ... Was all-region at Chattahoochee High, where he hit .622 with eight homers as a senior. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 34 Drew Adler

Catcher

Freshman

Marietta, Ga.; Walter H.S.

6’0” / 225 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Earned All-State honors at Walton High. ... Was selected to the all-region team and the Braves 400 Club.

 

# 37 Joseph Marlow

RH Pitcher / First Base

Freshman

Kennesaw, Ga.; Kennesaw Mountain H.S.

5’4” / 225 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was named to the all-region team his junior year at Kennesaw Mountain High. ... Was team MVP his junior and senior years.

 

# 38 Abram Cartledge

LH Pitcher

Sophomore

Thomson, Ga.; Thomson H.S.

6'0" / 215 lbs.

Bats Left / Throws Left

Player Profile: Named to the All-State first team and the all-region team his junior and senior years at Thomson. ... Major: sports management.

 

# 40 Tripp Sheppard

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Shady Dale, Ga.; George Walton Academy

6’6” / 226 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was 1-0, struck out 21 and walked seven in 19 2/3 innings for the 2012 Jaguars. ... Transferred to GPC from Georgia College & State University. ... Major: business management.

 

# 42 Taylor Hicks

RH Pitcher

Sophomore

Statham, Ga.; North Oconee H.S. / UGA

6’3” / 215 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: Was 2-2 as a starter last season for the University of Georgia. ... Pitched 11 straight scoreless innings for the Bulldogs. ... Major: sports management.

 

Red Shirt

 

 

Jared Curry

Catcher / Infielder

Sophomore

Bufordm, Ga.; Chipola College

6’0” / 200 lbs.

Bats Right / Throws Right

Player Profile: ...