Jacob Williams
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    Jacob Williams

    Class:
    RS Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Cisco, Ill.

    High School:
    Monticello

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 180

    Position:
    RHP

    Birthdate:
    04/07/1993

    Experience:
    2nd

    B/T:
    R/R


    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    04/16/2013

    Salukis hang on for 7-6 win over UT Martin

    SIU overcame a 3-0 first inning deficit and survived the Skyhawks' three-run seventh inning.

    04/13/2013

    Mistakes lead to big innings in 14-6 loss to Missouri State

    SIU committed a season-high five errors, and Missouri State capitalized, scoring four runs or more in three separate innings.

    03/09/2013

    Two comeback wins fuel SIU's sweep of Northern Illinois

    The Salukis finished their first series sweep of the season by taking both halves of Saturday's doubleheader.

    03/03/2013

    Timely hits lead SIU to 6-1 victory over WKU in home opener

    SIU capitalized on four Hilltopper errors.

    05/04/2013

    SIU vs. Western Kentucky

    March 3,2013

    2014 (Redshirt)
    2014 Game-by-Game
    Made three relief appearances before being shut down for the year and having Tommy John surgery...Did not allow a hit on the season...Struck out a season-high three batters on 2/18 at Austin Peay.

    2013 (Freshman)
    2013 Game-by-Game
    Made 20 appearances, all of them out of the bullpen... Recorded a career-high four strikeouts on at Southeast Missouri State on 4/9...Pitched a career-high 3.1 innings on 4/13 against Missouri State...Recorded his first collegiate win with two scoreless innings at Bradley on 5/12... Made one appearance in the MVC Tournament, pitching 0.2 innings against Wichita State...Never allowed more than two hits in an outing...Received the league's Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award, which requires a minimum grade point average of 3.5 for the previous two semesters and a minimum 3.2 cumulative grade point average.

    Prior to SIU:Was named all-area and all-conference as a senior at Monticello...Posted a 7-3 record with a 1.96 ERA and 155 strikeouts as a senior...Set the school record for single game, single season and career strikeouts...Was an Under Armour Preseason All-American entering his junior season but suffered an injury prior to his first game...As a sophomore in 2010, went 7-1 with a 0.74 ERA and 124 strikeouts and was an All-Okaw Valley Conference selection...Was a football captain his junior and senior seasons and also played basketball for the Sages...Was a five-time member of the honor roll, vice president of the Spanish club and a member of Future Farmers of America.

    Personal: Full name is Jacob Richard Roy Williams...Born April 7, 1993 in Champaign, Ill....Majoring in agriculture and business management...Son of Jim Williams and Pam Williams, who are both farmers...Has two sisters.

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