12 - Clete Jessup
Clete Jessup
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Darien, Ga.
High School: Glynn Academy
Previous College: Georgia Southern University
Position: LHP
Major: Business

2009: Made 12 appearances, all starts ... Went 5-3 with a 6.22 ERA and 52 strikeouts over 59.1 innings ... Went seven strong innings allowing just two runs and seven hits while fanning seven in a win over Armstrong Atlantic Feb. 22 ... Went 4-3 with a 6.32 ERA in nine conference games ... Fanned nine in a six inning start March 14, allowing two runs in a win over North Georgia.

2008: Was a regular in the rotation, making 19 appearances with a team-high 15 starts ... Went 5-3 with a 5.21 ERA and 60 strikeouts over a team-high 77.2 innings ... Tied for team lead in wins, second in whiffs ... Tossed 148 pitches in a no-decision at the PBC Tournament ... Had six starts last six innings or more ... Recorded his first collegiate victory Feb. 9 at Alabama-Huntsville, going 5.1 fanning seven and allowing three runs.

2007: Saw time in eight games with one start ... Went 0-1 with a 10.12 ERA and nine strikeouts in 13.1 innings ... Pitched in the NCAA Regional Championship Tournament ... PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

Other College: Transferred from Division I Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga. where redshirted a season and was named to the Dean's list.

High School: Attended Glynn Academy in Brunswick, Ga. where he was a Scholar Athlete ... Earned All-Region, All-State, Team Georgia, Region Player of the Year, and Glynn County Spring Sports Star honors.

Personal: Son of Steve and Nora Jessup ... Lists Curt Schilling of the Boston Red Sox as his favorite athlete ... Played summer baseball in 2006 with Nike 5-Tool ... Born Aug. 27, 1987 ... A business major who wants to go to law school after college.

Year ERA W-L APP SHO IP ER S0
2009 6.22 5-3 12 0 59.1 41 52
2008 5.21 5-3 19 0 77.2 45 60  
2007 10.12 0-1 8 0 13.1 15 9  
TOT 6.06 10-7 39 0 150.1 101 121