28   Jimmy Yacabonis
Jimmy Yacabonis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Matawan, N.J.

High School:
Christian Brothers Academy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R


06/08/2013

Jimmy Yacabonis Selected in 13th Round of 2013 MLB Draft

Junior Righthander Chosen By Baltimore With 399th Overall Selection

06/03/2013

Six Hawks Earn Postseason Big 5 Baseball Honors

Mullen Earns Third All-Big 5 Honor; O'Keefe Tabbed for Second Straight Season

05/21/2013

Four Hawks Earn Atlantic 10 Baseball All-Conference Second Team Honors

Cirillo, Hueth, O'Keefe, Yacabonis Garner First Career All-League Nods

05/12/2013

Baseball Drops Series Finale at Saint Louis, 11-10

Kancylarz Posts Four RBI; Hawks Pound Out 14 Hits

05/10/2013

Baseball Sets New School Record for Wins in 3-2 Victory at Saint Louis

Hawks Win 26th of 2013; Mullen Ties Single-Season Wins Record; Yacabonis Extends Saves Mark

2012: Appeared in 13 games, all in relief...Struck out three in two innings against Rhode Island on April 1...Earned his first career victory with two scoreless innings and a pair of strikeouts against Delaware on April 11.

2011: Made eight appearances out of the bullpen...Struck out eight batters in seven innings...Had five scoreless outings on the season, including three straight in April and May.

High School: Named First Team All-Division as a senior...Posted the lowest ERA on the squad as Christian Brothers won the state championship his junior year...Had the highest grade-point average on the team all four years of his career...Played alongside current SJU teammate Anthony Cirillo at CBA...Also lettered in basketball.

Personal: Majoring in natural sciences...Son of Maria and James Yacabonis...Grandfather played baseball professionally in Cuba.