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16 - Jake McGuiggan
Jake McGuiggan
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
High School: Hingham
Position: SS
Bats/Throws: R/R

Freshman (2011):
Made his collegiate debut in the season opener, playing shortstop at Jacksonville State on 3/4, going 0-for-3 with an RBI ... Was 2-for-4 with a double at JSU on 3/5 ... Was 2-for-3 at Mercer on 3/14 ... Was 2-for-6 with two RBI at Penn on 4/2 ... Had a pair of doubles against Princeton on 4/9 ... Was 2-for- with two RBI, a double and a sacrifice against Northeastern on 4/12 ... Had a pair of doubles including an RBI double against Bryant on 4/19 ... Was 2-for-4 against UMass in the first round of the Beanpot on 3/20 ... Drove home the only run of a 1-0 win over Yale on 4/22 with a suicide squeeze ... Had a two-run, opposite field homer and two hits in a win against Yale on 4/24 ... had two hits against BC in the Beanpot championship game at Fenway Park.

Background:
Son of Amy and Dan ... Earned four letters in baseball at Hingham High School as a shortsop and third baseman ... Senior captain ... Three-time Patriot League all-star ... 2009 Patriot-Ledger All-Scholastic team ... 2009 Under Armour pre-season All-America team ... 2009 team MVP ... Member of the 2009 Patriot League championship team and top seed in the Division II state tournament ... President, National Honor society ... Middlebury Book Award ... Two-time class president ... Father, Dan is a 1979 graduate of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy where he is in the the Athletic Hall of Fame for Football and Wrestling ... Uncle, John Whorf, is also in the MMA Hall of Fame, graduating in 1980 as a member of the baseball team ... Brother, Ben, attends Johns Hopkins '12.