Jesse Griswold
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Jesse Griswold

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mendota, Ill.

High School:
Mendota

Last College:
Parkland

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
1B/2B

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2006: All-Missouri Valley Conference Honorable Mention selection (2B) ... started in all 52 games he played, with 49 starts at second base ... was second on the team with 17 multi-hit games and tied for the team lead with nine multi-RBI games ... led the team with five sacrifice flies ... ranked second on the team in home runs with three ... hit his first home run in a Redbird uniform and tallied three RBI against Dayton (2/24) ... collected a season-high three hits in the team's home opener against Central Michigan (3/17) ... tied a team-high with four RBI against in-state foe Northwestern (5/16) ... named the team's Most Valuable Player.

Parkland College: Team finished second in the NJCAA tournament as a sophomore ... holds school records for career home runs (24) and RBI (103) ... hit a school-record tying 13 home runs as a freshman for the Cobras... third team all-America selection as a freshman. Mendota HS: Set single-season school records for runs (62) and slugging percentage (1.035) as a senior ... hit .496 with 14 home runs and 53 RBI as a senior ... helped team to a 32-5 record and a conference championship as a senior ... two-time all-state selection.

Personal: Born 9-22-83 in Escondido, Calif. ... son of Jeff and Andrea Griswold ... major: finance.