|15 Jacob Dean
Officially signed with the Pirate program
11/16/04 (early period).
Finished two-year stint at KCKCC with a
.321 average, while hitting 23 homeruns and collecting
128 RBI ... Started 108 consecutive
games at third base while being named an allconference
performer twice ... As a sophomore,
was named NJCAA honorable mention All-
America, first-team ABCA and Rawlings
NJCAA I All-Region and all-district team...
Awarded KCKCC Male Athlete-of-the-Year honors in 2005 ... Led the Blue
Devils in homeruns (13), RBI (78), doubles (21) and slugging percentage
(.704) while hitting .391 ... As a junior, led the team in homeruns (10) and
RBI (50) ... Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society.
At Lafayette High School
Earned 10 letters in three sports (baseball-4, football-3 and wrestling-
3) for the Irish ... Three-time all-conference, all-district and all-city performer
... Named all-state as a junior and senior ... As a senior, he batted
.574 and was named the Missouri Wendy's Heisman Award winner ...
Earned all-conference honors as a punter and linebacker ... Was a threetime
state qualifier in wrestling, placing second and fifth ... Four-year
Academic Pin Winner ... Named to the Honor Roll all four years ...
Member of the Lampions Honors Society ... Graduated 8th out of 198
students in his senior class.
Full name is Jacob Dean ... Born October 24, 1984 in St. Joseph, Mo. ...
Son of Art and Brenda Dean ... Has an older brother (Thad) ... Intended
major is physical education.