University of Iowa Athletics

#29 Jack Young

Height 5-10
Weight 185 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown LeClaire, Iowa
High School Pleasant Valley
Previous School Parkland College
Jack Young - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

At Parkland College (2020-22) — Posted a 2-1 record with one start… had 31 strikeouts over 28 2/3 innings… went six innings, fanning 10 without issuing a walk against DACC… tossed three perfect innings against SWIC… logged five innings, fanning seven and allowing two earned runs against Heartland… Academic All-American.

High School — Conference Player of the Year as a junior… first-team all-state as a junior… two-time first-team all-conference and two-time first-team all-district… second-team all-conference and all-district as a sophomore… went 7-2 with a 1.83 ERA with 57 strikeouts over 68 2/3 innings as a junior… limited hitters to a .180 average… went 4-1 with a 1.91 ERA as a senior with 34 strikeouts over 33 innings… helped team to state qualifier in 2019 and 2020… also lettered in football as a safety… high school coach was Derek Stecklein.

Personal — Born Jan. 25, 2002, in Springfield, Illinois… son of Jeff and Tina Young… has a sister, Ali… majoring in exercise science.