2016 Junior Season
MAAC All-Tournament Team
Went 5-4 with 63 strikeouts (8th MAAC), against 34 walks, and a 4.30 ERA over 75.1 innings of work while limiting opposing hitters to a .255 average (7th MAAC) ... Made 18 appearances, including 10 starts ... Finished up the year on a tear, going 5-0 with 27 strikeouts and a 0.79 ERA over 34.1 innings of work with hitters batting just .189 ... Struck out four while yielding just an unearned run on three hits in a dominating complete game victory against Monmouth (5/26) at the MAAC Tournament ... Struck out nine while scattering two hits and two unearned runs in a complete game seven-inning performance at Saint Peter's (5/15) ... Fanned five over 4.0 innings in notching the victory in the series-clincher against Iona (5/20) ... Collected the win at Niagara (5/7), striking out two over 5.0 innings ... Fanned three over 2.0 innings of one-hit ball in collecting the victory against Fairfield (4/29) ... Fanned a season-high 10 over 6.1 innings against Canisius (4/9) ... Fired 2.0 scoreless frames at Monmouth (4/4) ... Struck out five while allowing just one run on three hits in no-decision against Lehigh (3/26) ... Fanned five at Seton Hall (3/19) over 6.2 frames ... Also struck out five at FIU (3/12) ... Worked 5.0 innings at nationally ranked Miami (3/6).
2015 Sophomore Season
Went 4-2 with one save, 42 strikeouts and a 3.13 ERA over 46.0 innings of work while limiting opposing hitters to a miniscule .251 average … During MAAC play led all pitchers with a 1.37 ERA … After joining the rotation for the final four weekends, went 3-1 with 17 strikeouts and 0.81 ERA while yielding just 12 hits over 22.0 innings … Appeared in 17 games, making six starts … MAAC Pitcher of the Week after striking out a career-high eight over 7.0 innings of two-hit ball in a complete-game victory over Niagara (4/25) … Struck out two and didn’t allow an earned run over 5.0 innings in each of his final two starts, resulting in wins at NJIT (5/10) and at Iona (5/15) … Worked a scoreless ninth inning to earn the save at Rutgers (3/31) … Closed out Manhattan’s doubleheader sweep of Fairfield (3/22) with 2.0 innings of one-hit ball … Opened his season with five strikeouts at Lamar (2/21) … Struck out the side in victory at George Mason (3/15).
2014 Freshman Season
Posted a solid rookie campaign, splitting time as a starter and a reliever… Went 2-5 with 39 strikeouts and a 4.29 ERA over 65.0 innings of work … Held opposing hitters to a .274 average … Saw action in 19 games, making eight starts … Helped clinch a playoff berth for Manhattan with a complete game shutout in 2-0 win against Saint Peter’s (5/15) in the nightcap … Struck out five and allowed just three hits over 7.0 innings … Followed that up with three strikeouts over 6.0 innings of one-run ball in the MAAC Championships against Monmouth (5/22) … Also had a big weekend during the regular season against the Hawks (4/12-4/13), earning his first career win and a save with 4.0 innings of relief … Struck out a six in 3.2 innings of work at Seton Hall (3/15), allowing just one unearned run … Fired 5.0 innings of one-hit ball in the first game of a doubleheader against Siena (5/3) … Also recorded 5.0 innings of work in the first game of a doubleheader at Florida Gulf Coast (3/8) … Didn’t allow an earned run over 3.1 innings of two-hit ball at Campbell (2/22).
Played his prep ball at Red Bank Regional High School under the direction of Nick Tucker ... Earned four letters while starting all four years for the Bucs ... Split time between the mound and first base ... Earned First Team All-Division honors as a senior, going 6-2 with a 1.50 ERA ... Also played basketball and football for Red Bank Regional ... In the classroom, won the National Scholar-Athlete award ... Born on March 11, 1995 ... Son of Bob and Cindy Jacques ... Has a sister, Jacqui ... Enjoys wakeboarding ... Volunteered with the Salvation Army in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy ... Majoring in finance at Manhattan.