9  Jacob Davis
Jacob Davis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wilson, N.C.

High School:
Fike

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
09/02/1989

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


2010: Played in five games batting .333 (2-for-6) with two runs scored ... First collegiate action was against Monmouth (3/21) where he collected his first collegiate hit in his only plate appearance reaching on an infield single in the seventh inning ... Roped a pinch hit single up the middle in his second at-bat of the season against N.C. Central ... Experienced action in all three games against NCCU, while also playing against Campbell (4/20) ... Both base hits were in the seventh inning with runners on and two outs ... 2010 Summer: Played for the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League ... Registered 27 starts and batted .279 (31-for-111) with two home runs and helped the Tobs to a league-best 37 wins ... 2009: Redshirted during initial season with the program ... Wilson Fike High School: Earned four letters under the direction of coach Will Flowers ... Batted .425 with five home runs as a senior on his way to all-conference honors ... Named team captain his senior year ... Played Legion ball under Rusty Dail where he batted .450 with seven home runs ... Honor Roll recipient as a senior ... Personal: Full name is Jacob Melvis Davis ... Nickname: "Silk" ... Born September 2, 1989 in Wilson, N.C. ... Son of Parker and Helen Davis ... Has three siblings (Jonathan, Eric and Carson) ... Intended major is business finance ... Two-time Conference USA Honor Roll recipient (2008-09, 2009-10) and C-USA Academic Medal Winner (2008-09, 2009-10) ... Four-time ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll recipient (Fall '08, Fall 2009-present) ... Father Parker was a left-handed pitcher for the Pirates earning letters in 1978-79.

CAREER HIGHS - at-bats: 2 vs. NCCU (3/26/10); hits: 1 (twice, last vs. NCCU 3/26/10); RBI: none; home runs: none; stolen bases: none.