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#7 Jacob Robson
Position: OF
Bats: L
Throws: R
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 177
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Windsor, Ont., Canada
High School: Vincent Massey Secondary School
Experience: High School
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2013: Named a Top-200 prospect for the 2015 MLB Draft by Perfect Game • Hit .206 in 47 games (25 starts) in his debut campaign, totaling 16 RBIs, 11 walks, 10 runs scored, three stolen bases and two doubles • Raised his game in conference play, going 10-for-40 (.250) in 18 SEC games (11 starts) • Scored a run off a walk on Opening Day in his college debut Feb. 15 vs. Portland • Went 2-for-4 two days later vs. the Pilots in his first career start with his first collegiate RBI • Drove in a run in the next two games as well (Feb. 22 vs. Purdue and Feb. 23 vs. Samford) • Tallied a career-high three RBIs in  a home win vs. Rhode Island Feb. 27 • Registered his first career stolen base March 3 in the second game of the doubleheader vs. Saint Joseph’s • Went 1-for-3 with a run and a pair of walks two days later vs. Mississippi Valley State • Earned a career-best three walks vs. Alcorn State March 19 • Finished the three-game series vs. Florida with a 2-for-3 performance against the Gators in the series finale April 7 • Had his best game of the season May 4 in the home victory vs. Alabama, cranking out a career-best three hits in a career-high five at-bats to go along with an RBI and his second career double • Registered an RBI single and a run scored May 25 vs. Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament in Hoover, Ala. • Saw playing time vs. UCLA June 24 in game one of the NCAA College World Series Championship Series in Omaha, going 0-for-1 • Played for the Plymouth Pilgrims of the New England League in summer ball.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Vincent Massey Secondary School in Windsor, Ontrario • Three-year starting center fielder  and leadoff hitter at Vincent Massey SS • Coached by Logan Lenarduzzi  • Team MVP who starred on team that won the 2010 Ontario provincial championship • Tabbed as the 2011 VMSS Junior Athlete of the Year • Also starred in badminton and volleyball • Four-year academic honor roll selection and past winner of the Principal’s Scholar-Athlete Award • Two-time member and teammate of fellow MSU sophomore Kyle Hann on the Baseball Canada Junior National Team • Hit .290 and stole six bases in nine games in 2012 with Silver Medalist Team Canada • Starred for Coach Greg Hamilton on the team that advanced to the championship game of the 2012 IBAF 18A World Championship held in Seoul, South Korea • Leadoff hitter each year in high school and both years with Team Canada • Fashioned a .404 career batting with the Ontario Blue Jays, coached by Dan Bleiwas • Hit .472 with 77 hits, 70 runs scored, 41 RBIs and 50 stolen bases in 2012 with the Blue Jays • Also played summer club baseball in 2011 with the Tecumseh (Ontario) Thunder, coached by Dave Cooper •  Trained at the Windsor Legion Track and Field Club with fellow MSU sophomore Brandon McBride, a member of the MSU track team.

DRAFT HISTORY: Chosen by the San Diego Padres in the 30th round of Major League Baseball’s 2012 First-Year Player Draft.

PERSONAL: Born Jacob Charles Robson on Nov. 20, 1994 in London, Ontario, Canada • Son of Jill and Charles Robson of Windsor, Ontario • Majoring in business administration.

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