University of Iowa Athletics
RHP

#51 Jackson Payne

Height 6-5
Weight 175 lbs.
Class Fr.
B/T R/R
Hometown Clive, Iowa
High School Waukee

High School — Top 500 prospect by Perfect Game… rated as the No. 4 player in Iowa by Perfect Game and the No. 2 RHP… ranked as the No. 14 player in Iowa by Prep Baseball Report and the No. 6 pitcher… 2018-19 WWBA Underclass All-Tournament Team selection… First-team IHSBC All-Star Series-West team…. first-team all-conference and second-team all-district as a senior… went 3-1 with a 0.98 ERA over seven starts, logging 42 2/3 innings… allowed 21 hits, nine runs (six earned) and had 64 strikeouts to eight walks… limited hitters to a .138 average.. and had a 0.68 WHIP… 2019 second-team all-conference honoree… went 4-0 with a 2.33 ERA with 70 strikeouts over 51 innings… three-year letterwinner in track and field… three-time academic all-conference selection… high school coach was Dive Dirxx… coached by Mike Mahoney and Evan Romanchuk for Iowa Sticks.

Personal — Born Dec. 24, 2001… son of Greg and Sara Payne… has an older sister, Peyton… majoring in business.