Developed into a solid Division I pitcher at the end of 2009... Expected to take on a more pronounced role this season... Threw stronger and was more confident in the fall.
Wayne Graham said -- "We were pleased how Jared evolved and finished-out last year. We are hoping that he will continue that process and be one of our four starters."
Rice -- 2009: Finished fourth on the staff in starts (8) and fifth in appearances (19) and wins (4)... Was at his best in Rice's seven-game run through the NCAA Tournament, maintaining a composite 3.46 ERA and holding opponents to a .205 batting average... Pitched a complete game victory over Atlantic 10 champion Xavier to help the Owls advance in the NCAA Regional... Struck out a career-high seven against Xavier while walking only one for fourth win of the season... Fired four shutout innings against LSU in the Super Regional, scattering just two hits... Registered wins in solid starts against Louisiana-Lafayette and Tulane... Held heavy-hitting Tualne to two runs for 7.1 innings... First career victory was in relief at home against Lamar... Maintained a 3.65 ERA over 11 relief appearances... Averaged 5.4 strikeouts and 3.2 walks per nine innings for the full season.
At Navarro College -- Pitched the 2007 and 2008 seasons at Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas... Coached by Whoa Dill... 2008: Helped the Bulldogs set a new school record for wins (46) by going 8-1 with a 2.48 ERA in 76.0 innings of work... Pitched in 15 games... Averaged 7.8 strikeouts and just 1.5 walks per nine innings... 2007: Went 1-3 with a 5.50 ERA in first season with the program... Teammate of current Owl Brock Holt for both seasons... Member of the Dean's List both years.
High School -- A 2006 graduate of Duncanville High School in north Texas... Named the most valuable player of District 7-5A... Selected in the 36th round of the major league draft by the New York Yankees... Coached by Bob Rombach, a member of the Texas Baseball Hall of Fame... Earned academic all-state honors... Member of the National Honor Sociey.
Personal -- Full Name: Jared Evan Rogers. Born: May 9, 1988 in Oklahoma City, Okla. Parents: Tom and Cathy Rogers of Midlothian, Tex., (one brother). Major: sports management. College: Baker.
Year ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF Avg WP HBP
2009 6.15 4 1 19 8 1 0 0 0 45.1 52 35 31 16 27 10 1 5 203 .297 7 3