Jared  Cheek
14 Jared Cheek

Athens, Ga.

Last College:
Florence-Darlington College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 184





UGA Career (2014-active):Owns a 5-6 record, 3 Saves, 4.09 ERA in 22 appearances including 1 start...Has thrown 44.0 innings with 42 hits allowed, 15 walks and 31 strikeouts.

2014 (Junior): Made a team-high 22 appearances including one start, going 5-6 with a 4.09 ERA and team-best 3 saves as squad went 26-29-1 and advanced to the SEC Tournament

*Tossed 44 innings with 42 hits, 14 walks and 31 strikeouts

*Made debut with two scoreless innings in 11-3 win over Ga. Southern on Feb. 15

*Earned first career win on Feb. 28 with 3.1 scoreless innings and three strikeouts against Binghamton

*Notched win in a combined 1-0 shutout of Ga. Tech on March 4, pitched the ninth with two strikeouts

*Picked up third straight win in as many appearances on March 7 in 11-10 walk-off over Buffalo

*Made SEC debut on March 15 against #24 Miss. State and pitched 3.1 scoreless innings

*Collected road win over Missouri on April 4, tossing career-high 5.1 scoreless frames with six strikeouts in 2-1 victory in 13 innings

*Made first career start on April 10 and lost 5-3 to Tennessee (4.1 IP, 5R, 1K)

*Earned save with 2.1 innings pitched in 11-10 win over Kentucky on May 17 to clinch a spot to the SEC Tournament

2013 (Sophomore): Attended and played baseball at Florence-Darlington Technical College in Florence, S.C.

*Posted a 5-4 mark and 2.75 ERA for the Stingers and coach Preston McDonald.

*Earned the Top Pitcher Award after tallying 59 innings pitched with 58 strikeouts and 21 walks for the Stingers who went 27-25

*Named top reliever for the Glens Falls (N.Y.) Golden Eagles in the Perfect Game Collegiate League in 2012, going 2-0 with a 3.38 ERA and a team-high six saves in 18 appearances

*Pitched 29.1 innings with 10 walks and 34 strikeouts, holding opponents to a .212 average in summer league action

2012 (Freshman): Attended and played baseball at Georgia Southern as they went 33-27

*Made 16 appearances, going 0-1 with a 5.23 ERA in 20.2 innings pitched for coach Rodney Hennon and the Eagles

High School: A 2011 graduate of Morgan County where he concluded his prep career after attending Oconee County Schools through the 10th grade

*A two-way standout as a pitcher/catcher for Bulldog coach Brandon Patch

*Named Morgan County Offensive Player of the Year after batting .462 with four home runs and 33 RBI

*Earned 2011 GHSA All-Region 1st Team and All-Star honors

*Named Under Armour Preseason All-American, Dedication Award recipient, Perfect Game Rising Stars list

Personal: Born Oct. 31, 1992

*Major:Communication Studies

*Son of David and Jeannie Cheek

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