Jaxon Wiggins - Baseball - Arkansas Razorbacks

#22 Jaxon Wiggins

RHP | So. | 6-6 | R/R | 225 | Roland, Okla. | Roland HS

Freshman (2021)
17 appearances, including four starts, on the mound as a true freshman … Posted a 3-1 record with a 5.09 ERA, striking out 28 batters in 23.0 innings pitched … Recorded four saves on the year, second most on the Razorbacks behind only RHP Kevin Kopps (11) … Limited opposing hitters to a .227 batting average … Allowed 13 runs on 20 hits and 14 walks … Began his collegiate career with four consecutive scoreless outings, striking out multiple batters in each of his four appearances … Made his debut against No. 10 TCU (Feb. 22) in the State Farm College Baseball Showdown at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, striking out the side in an inning of work … Earned his first save of the season against Murray State (March 5), fanning two of three batters faced … Recorded his second save on the road at Louisiana Tech (March 12), once against striking out two opposing hitters … Earned a multi-inning save at No. 2 Mississippi State (March), throwing two scoreless frames with a strikeout against the Bulldogs … Made his first start of the season against Arkansas State (May 11), fanning three in two scoreless frames … Started against No. 9 Florida (May 22), striking out a pair in three scoreless innings … Went a season-long 3.2 innings in a start against No. 4 Tennessee (May 30) in the championship game of the SEC Tournament, punching out five while allowing just one run on four hits … Started against No. 19 Nebraska (June 7) in a decisive game three during the NCAA Fayetteville Super Regional, recording two strikeouts in two innings of action … Member of an Arkansas pitching staff that set a school record with 657 strikeouts in 2021.

High School
Attended Roland High School in Roland, Okla. … Ranked No. 129 in the country and seventh overall in Oklahoma according to Perfect Game … Named to Perfect Game’s 2020 Preseason West – All Region 1st Team … Was a 2nd Team Preseason Underclassman Perfect Game All-American in 2019 … Named to the All-Tournament Team in the 2019 PG 17U World Series … Also a standout basketball player.