Jay Shadday
Jay  Shadday

Rome, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 204



No. 9 Tar Heels Edge Jackets 7-4 on Sunday

Georgia Tech baseball returns to Russ Chandler Stadium on Tuesday at 6 p.m.


Jackets Walk-Off in 12th Inning on Saturday

Georgia Tech baseball’s Kel Johnson hit a two-run home run in the 12th in the 4-2 win


Jackets Shut Out No. 12 Oklahoma 2-0 on Tuesday

Georgia Tech baseball's Schniederjans and Shadday combined for shutout


Georgia Tech Baseball Downs the Penguins 14-6 on Saturday Afternoon

No. 17 Yellow Jackets improved to 6-0 with the win on Saturday at home


No. 21 Georgia Tech Completes Series Sweep in Atlanta Challenge

Georgia Tech baseball is off to a 3-0 start to begin the 2017 season

Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at the Darlington School under head coach Matt Larry … A three-time team captain for the baseball team … A 2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American … Also a 2016 PG Southeast Region Honorable Mention selection … Tabbed a 2015 PG Underclass High Honorable Mention All-American and a 2014 Underclass Honorable Mention All-American … Ranked as high as No. 11 in the state of Georgia for left handed pitchers by Perfect Game in the Class of 2016 … Rated No. 91 overall in the state of Georgia in the Class of 2016 by Perfect Game … Tabbed the Georgia State Player of the Year in 2015 … Was named the All-Area Player of the Year in both 2015 and 2016 … A four-time All-Area First Team selection in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 … Chosen as the Team MVP by his fellow teammates in 2014, 2015 and 2016 … Helped lead his team to regional championship titles in both 2012 and 2015 … Also guided his team to a state championship runner-up finish in 2015 … Threw a perfect game during his junior year in April 2015 versus Coosa High School … Also threw a no-hitter in March 2014 …. Played for the Doubleday team in 2012-13, the 6-4-3 DP team in 2014 and the East Cobb Yankees in 2015 … Helped lead his East Cobb team to become the 2015 Connie Mack World Series Champions, the 2015 Perfect Game WWBA National Champions and the 2015 Sandlot National Champions.

Personal: Full name is Jarrett Eaton Shadday, but he goes by Jay … Born on Oct. 3, 1996 in Rome, Ga. … Son of Jarrett and Holly Shadday … Has four younger siblings in Jacquelyn, Gamble, Mary and Evie … Uncle, Jim Dudley, played football at Samford from 1996-2000 … Enjoys duck hunting and fishing … Began playing baseball at the age of five … Chose Tech because of a chance to get a great education, the coaching staff and the location … Intends to major in business administration.