Jake Perry

#18 Jake Perry

POS. C
B/T R/R
YEAR Jr.
HT. 6-0
WT. 197
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Webster Groves, Missouri (Maple Woods CC)

Maple Woods Community College: Spent two years with the Monarchs...Led his team to a 33-27 record and a Region 16 Championship as a sophmore in 2016 where he hit .352 with 64 hits, 43 runs, 63 RBI and 21 walks...Also collected 16 doubles, one triple, 14 home runs in 182 at-bats for a .681 slugging percentage in 52 games played...Appeared in 48 games as a freshman where he batted .304 with 48 hits, 13 doubles, four homers, 30 RBI, 26 runs and 18 walks while helping Maple Woods to a 27-29 record...

High School: Prepped at Webster Groves High School under head coach Joe Beckman...Perfect Game rated him the fourth best catcher and the 24th best player in the state of Missouri in 2013...Named a Perfect Game Central Region Honorable Mention in 2013...Originally committed to Valparaiso out of high school. 

Personal: Son of Karen and Jim Perry...Has one sister, Jessica...Plans to major in Criminal Justice...His father played baseball at Missouri Baptist...Favorite television show is Boardwalk Empire...Favorite professional athlete is Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays.