#30 - Jarad Miller
Fort Wayne, Ind.
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
2011: Sat out season as a redshirt due to injury.
2010: Made 15 appearances out of bullpen before having season cut short due to injury … nailed down saves against Western Michigan (March 3) and Gardner-Webb (March 12) … threw 2.2 shutout innings at Youngstown State (April 10) in game one of doubleheader to pick up win … tossed a scoreless ninth inning to preserve victory over Youngstown State in game two of doubleheader (April 10) … finished season with 4.60 earned run average, second best on the team … a preseason Third Team All-America selection by Collegiate Baseball.
2009: Appeared in 23 games for the Crusaders as a sophomore ... a Third Team All-America selection by Collegiate Baseball ... Second Team All-America by collegebaseballinsider.com ... third in the nation with a school-record 17 saves ... had saves in eight straight appearances in April and May ... had a 2.16 earned run average and opponents hit just .178 against him ... walked just five in 25 innings ... did not allow a home run.
2008: Pitched in 25 games out of the bullpen for Valpo ... led the Horizon League with nine saves on the year ... earned the victory with 3.2 innings of relief in his collegiate debut at Austin Peay (Feb. 24) ... struck out four in three innings at Marshall (March) 12 ... earned victories against Saint Francis (Ind.) (April 16) and Butler (April) 26 ... earned saves against Butler (May 20) and Youngstown State (May 21) at the Horizon League Tournament.
Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Chargers ... an Honorable Mention All-State selection as a senior ... earned First Team All-Northeast Hoosier Conference honors in 2007 ... a First Team All-Area pick during senior campaign ... a North-South All-Star player as a senior ... team Most Valuable Player in 2007 ... earned team’s Mental Attitude Award as a sophomore ... team went 25-4 during senior season ... also lettered in basketball.
Personal: Jarad is the son of Ron and Karie Miller ... majors are secondary education and history ... born Aug. 25, 1988.
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