Olentangy Liberty H.S.: Four-year starter at Olentangy Liberty ... a two-time first team all-state and three-time Ohio Capital Conference selection ... two-time OCC-Central Player of the Year a?b two-time all-district ... was 9-2 with a 0.53 ERA in 65.2 innings pitched, striking out 88 batters ... also batted .350 with a home run, 30 RBI and 10 doubles a?b helped guide the team to a regional final in 2014 a?b went 6-3 with a 1.90 ERA and 62 strikeouts in 57 innings pitched in 2013 a?b also hit .493 with 10 doubles, four home runs and 35 RBI a?b drafted in the 28th round of the 2014 MLB Draft by the Chicago Cubs ... also played one year of football for Olentangy Liberty, playing defensive end and quarterback.
Personal: Jacob is the son of Betsy and James Niggemeyer ... has a younger sister, Stephanie.
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