#44 Jake Thompson
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 205
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Florence, Ore.
High School: Siuslaw
Experience: 1 Letter
Jake Thompson
Courtesy: Athletic Communications
Release: 01/16/2014

MLB First-Year Player Draft
Selected in the 34th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago Cubs but did not sign.

Appeared in 14 games, starting six, and went 3-2 with a 4.25 ERA in 36 innings ... Struck out 23 and limited opponents to a .203 batting average ... Pitched in five games in relief during Pac-12 play, going 0-0 with a 2.45 ERA in 3 2/3 innings ... Finished with an inning of scoreless relief in the midweek win over Oregon (5/6) ... Earned his third win with five scoreless innings against Portland, tossing seven strikeouts while allowing just one hit (3/4) ... Tossed seven scoreless innings in a start against Pacific, striking out three, to get the win (2/17).

Siuslaw High School
Four-year letterwinner for head coaches Josh Thomas-Dotson and Jim Dietz … Played in the Oregon 4A All-Star Game ... League MVP his senior year ... All-League pitcher as a senior ... Went 7-2 his senior year, finishing with a 0.88 ERA and 105 strikeouts in 63 innings ... League MVP in 2011 and all-league pitcher as a sophomore … Named all-league catcher as a freshman … First-team all-state as a utility player in 2011 … As a junior, was 6-2 with a 1.35 ERA in 10 games … Struck out 87 in 52 innings of work … Has also lettered four years in football and three years in basketball … First-team all-league as a tight end in 2011 and honorable mention as a quarterback in 2010 … First-team all-league in defense in basketball in 2010 and 2011

Majoring in business ... Born September 22, 1994 ... Son of Pam and Jon Thompson ... Has one brother, Joe ... Enjoys fishing, golf, watching movies and playing basketball in his spare time ... On National Honor Society in high school ... On Honor Roll for four years ... Favorite athlete is Prince Fielder ... Chose Oregon State because of “the history and the closeness of the baseball team.”

Thompson’s Career Single-Game Highs
Innings pitched: 7.0, vs Pacific, Feb 17, 2014
Walks allowed: 4, at Portland, Apr 01, 2014
Strikeouts: 7, Portland, Mar 04, 2014
Batters faced: 26, vs Pacific, Feb 17, 2014
Field chances: 5, at UC Irvine, Jun 02, 2014
Assists: 5, at UC Irvine, Jun 02, 2014
Runners CS: 1, Portland, Mar 04, 2014