University of Iowa Athletics
RHP

#30 Jacob Sharp

Height 6-1
Weight 225 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown Rock Island, Ill.
High School Rock Island Alleman
Previous School Black Hawk College

2014 — Did not see any game action.

At Black Hawk College (2012 & 2013) — First team all-region and two-time all-conference selection… team captain as sophomore… was the Arrowhead Conference MVP and a first team all-region honoree as a freshman after posting an 8-1 record with a 2.40 ERA… led the Braves to their 22nd conference championship, as the team finished with a 45-10 record, which included a regional appearance… went 5-1 as a sophomore.

High School — Two-time first team all-conference, three-time first team all-metro and all-area team honoree… posted an 8-2 record with a 1.89 ERA as a junior before finishing with a 7-2 record and a 1.98 ERA as a senior… team MVP as a junior and senior… team captain as a senior… led his summer team — Rock Island American Legion — to a state championship in 2011… also was a two-time all-conference linebacker… high school coach was Scott Harding.

Personal — Born Feb. 18, 1993… son of Paul and Kim Sharp… has three siblings, Robert, Katie, and Samantha… majoring in sports studies.