Georgia Tech baseball’s 2017 White vs. Gold World Series is now tied at 1-1
Georgia Tech baseball will play its final game of the 2017 season on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. ET versus Wake Forest
Georgia Tech baseball recognized five seniors prior to the first pitch on Saturday afternoon
Georgia Tech baseball has won seven straight over Georgia Southern
Georgia Tech baseball will look to even the series tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m.
Jackets Beat Irish, 11-7 (Photos by Ken Langley)
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017 (Junior): Made a team-high 32 appearances on the mound for the Jackets, which is tied for the 10th-most appearances by a pitcher in a single season in Georgia Tech history … His 32 appearances on the mound was tied for the sixth-most among all ACC pitchers on the year … Was tied for the team lead with six wins with a 6-1 record overall … Also recorded two saves … Was second on the team with 57.1 innings pitched … Posted a 3.77 ERA out of the bullpen … Struck out 51 batters compared to just 23 walks … Was 1-1 with a save and a 3.03 ERA in 16 appearances in ACC play … Struck out a career-high six batters in the home win over Georgia State (Feb. 28) … Threw a career-high 5.0-plus innings in the 2017 ACC Baseball Championship versus Miami (May 23) … Earned his first career win allowing one run on two hits over 1.1 innings of relief work in the victory at Georgia Southern (Feb. 21) … Picked up another win with two strikeouts over a scoreless inning in the Saturday win over Youngstown State (Feb. 25) … Struck out six and did not allow a hit in 3.0 scoreless innings to earn the win versus Georgia State (Feb. 28) … Went 3.1 scoreless innings out of the bullpen to earn the win at home over Mercer (April 18) … Surrendered two runs on four hits and struck out three in 4.0 innings to record the win against Pitt (May 6) … Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings to register the win at home over Georgia Southern (May 16) … Recorded his first career save allowing one run over the final 3.0 innings in the 6-4 win at Virginia Tech (April 22) … Pitched a clean ninth to earn the save and secure the 3-0 shutout win over UIC in game one of the doubleheader (April 28) … Also threw 2.0 scoreless innings in the win over Belmont (Mar. 4) and at Miami (Mar. 10) … Totaled 3.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts in two appearances versus No. 9 North Carolina (Mar. 17 & 18) and 3.0 scoreless innings with two punch outs at Notre Dame (April 8) … Combined to throw 1.2 scoreless frames in two showings versus No. 2 Louisville (April 14 & 15) and 3.2 scoreless innings with one strikeout in two contests against No. 8 Virginia (May 18 & 20) … Threw 5.0 shutout innings with four strikeouts in the extra-inning loss versus Miami (May 23) at the 2017 ACC Baseball Championship.
2016 (Sophomore): Made nine relief appearances on the mound, posting a 4.70 ERA in 7.2 innings ... Allowed one hit in a scoreless inning against Western Carolina on March 5 ... Scattered two hits in a scoreless inning vs. Auburn on March 15 ... Also made a relief appearance on March 18 vs. Virginia Tech ... Pitched one complete inning in six of his nine relief stints and struck out one batter on seven different occasions.
2015 (Freshman): Made 10 appearances out of the bullpen and posted a 6.52 ERA in 9.2 innings on the mound ... Allowed just four runs (three earned) over his final seven appearances of the season ... Made his collegiate debut versus Fordham on Feb. 14, pitching a career-long 1.2 innings ... Worked a scoreless inning of relief and recorded his first career strikeout against Coastal Carolina on Feb. 21 ... Added 0.2 innings of scoreless relief in Tech's 6-3 victory over Georgia State on April 1 ... Finished off the 11-4 victory over No. 15 Virginia on April 13 with a scoreless ninth inning, allowing two hits before inducing a timely double play ... Turned in a scoreless inning of relief work against No. 8 Miami in Tech's regular-season finale ... Struck out a career-high two batters on two occasions -- versus No. 25 Notre Dame and at No. 7 Louisville.
Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Pace Academy under head coach Matt Hall ... Two-time all-region and all-area selection as both a pitcher and infielder ... Served as the team captain in his senior season ... Won the 2012 AAU Underclass National Championship with the 16U East Cobb Titans ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Lists graduating high school with high honors and volunteering at the Atlanta Food Bank as his favorite non-athletic memories ... Chose Georgia Tech for the baseball program, academics and its proximity to home.
Personal: Full name is Jared Patrick Datoc ... Born June 20, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Patrick and Antoinette Datoc ... Has an older brother, Christian, who played baseball at Furman University ... Father, Patrick, was a golfer at Yale and mother, Antoinette, was a diver at Yale ... Enjoys fishing, art and music ... Majoring in business administration.