#23 Zack Jones

Year: Senior

Height: 6-0

Position:
Catcher

Hometown: Norridge, Illinois

High School: Maine South High School

Previous School: Harper College (IL)

 
▪   CCAC All-Conference   2015   2016
▪   CCAC Gold Glove Team 2016
▪   NCCAA North Central All-Region  2015   2016
▪   NCCAA All-America   2015   2016
▪   NCCAA Nationals All-Tournament Team   2016
▪   CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team  2016
▪   NAIA/NCCAA/CCAC Scholar-Athlete   2016
▪   Trinity Male Athlete of the Year   2015-16

Zack is a third-year player at Trinity ….. is a catcher and relief pitcher …..
2016:  started at catcher or first base ….. had a .382 batting average and .524 slugging percentage ….. led the team with 81 hits, including a team high 18 doubles and four home runs ….. ranked third in the CCAC in hits per game ….. led the team with 57 RBIs ….. scored 35 runs ….. had a .991 fielding percentage ….. made 15 pitching appearances with 24 innings pitched as a closer ….. led the team and the conference and ranked 11th in the NAIA with 10 saves ….. recorded 35 strike-outs ….. set school season records in hits, doubles, RBI, and saves
2015: started at catcher ….. had a .342 batting average with 67 hits, including 12 doubles and one home run ….. recorded 34 RBIs ….. posted a .985 fielding percentage ….. ranked tied for eighth in the conference in hits per game
Career:  has a .363 batting average and a .473 slugging percentage ….. has 148 hits, including 30 doubles and five home runs ….. has 91 RBIs ….. posts a .988 fielding percentage ….. ranks in the top ten in Trinity’s records book in singles (113), doubles (30), batting average (.363), RBI (91), put-outs (606), and saves (10)
Previous School: transferred from Harper College (IL) where he played the 2014 season ….. earned second-team all-conference honors ….. led the nation for junior colleges in runners caught stealing
High School: played varsity baseball for two seasons ….. was team captain in his senior year ….. earned team MVP honors ….. was named Defensive Player of the Year ..... had a .415 batting average

Personal:  business communication major ….. parents are James and Teresa Jones ….. has two brothers (Jimmy and William) ….. was named to the Athletics Department High Honor Roll