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 freshman 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 RBI and 50
stolen bases in 2012 with the Blue Jays • Also played summer club baseball in
2011 with the Tecumseh (Ont.) Thunder, coached by Dave Cooper
• Trained at the Windsor Legion
Track and Field Club with fellow MSU freshman Brandon McBride, a member
of the MSU track team.
by the San Diego Padres in the 30th round (915th pick overall) of MLB's 2012
First-Year Player Draft.
Born Jacob Charles Robson on November 20, 1994 in London,
Ontario • Son of Jill and Charles Robson of Windsor,
Ontario • Majoring in mathematics.