#21 Jacob Burton

RHP | Fr. | 6-0 | R/R | 185 | Diana, Texas / New Diana HS

New Diana High School
Ranked in the top 500 in the nation by Perfect Game … Named a Perfect Game Preseason Underclassmen All-American in 2016 and 2017 … The No. 63-ranked player in the state of Texas and No. 33-ranked right-handed pitcher … Was named a Perfect Game Preseason Second Team All-Region player … Also played in the 2016 Junior National Showcase and 2016 Perfect Game Underclass All-American Games after his sophomore season … Went 10-4 on the mound as a junior with 112 strikeouts and a 1.39 ERA … Also hit .382 with eight doubles, five triples, two home runs, 22 RBIs, 46 runs scored, and 21 stolen bases as a junior … Named back-to-back 16-3A Pitcher MVP as a sophomore and junior … Selected to the TSWA All-State Team … Played for Bernie Martinez at New Diana High School.