Nolan Jacoby
Nolan  Jacoby


Crystal Lake, Ill.

High School:
Prairie Ridge

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185


Bats / Throws:


Golden Grizzlies Fall to Jackrabbits, 8-4

OU ends the season 20-35.


Coach Musachio Quotes on Seniors

May 18, 2013


Oakland Completes Sweep over Western Illinois, 4-3 and 12-11 (11)

Golden Grizzlies earn No. 2 seed in The Summit League Baseball Championship.


Golden Grizzlies Walk-Off in 5-4 Win over Leathernecks

Robby Enslen drove in the game-winning run.


Late Runs Lift Oakland over Western Illinois, 2-1

Brett Impemba doubled in the winning run in the eighth inning.


Oakland vs. South Dakota State

The Golden Grizzlies fell to the Jackrabbits in an elimination game.


Senior Day vs Western Illinois

Golden Grizzlies complete the four-game sweep.


Oakland vs Western Illinois

Golden Grizzlies upend Leathernecks 2-1.


Oakland vs. Central Michigan

Golden Grizzlies drop 13-9 game to the Chippewas.


Oakland vs. Olivet College

Golden Grizzlies trounce the Comets 14-2.

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

▪ Was second on the team with a .312 batting average going 48-for-154 at the plate
▪ Saw action in 49 games, including 45 starts, mainly as the team's designated hitter
▪ Hit .343 in Summit League games with a .371 slugging percentage in league games
▪ Posted a career-best 4-for-4 outing against Southern Utah
▪ Had 17 RBIs and scored 22 runs

▪ Played in 30 games making 23 starts
▪ Hit a game-winning walk-off home run to beat Western Michigan (May 3)
▪ Had back-to-back game-winning RBIs after driving in the winning run against Toledo (May 8)
▪ He had six multiple hit games during the season
▪ He went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored against Butler (Mar. 6)
▪ He also went 2-for-3 against Illinois State with a double (Mar. 25)
▪ Finished the season with a .237 batting average with a .323 slugging percentage and a .294 on-base percentage
▪ Was 3-for-3 stealing bases
▪ Ended the year with three doubles, a triple and a home run
▪ Earned a spot on The Summit League All-Academic Team as a distinguished scholar

▪ Played in 21 games drawing 13 starts
▪ Had one double, scored a run, drove in four runs while batting .225
▪ Drove in the game-winning run vs. South Dakota State (4/17)
▪ Drove in three runs vs. North Dakota State (5/9)
▪ Was selected to the Summit League All-Academic Team as a distinguished scholar

Prairie Ridge High School:
▪ Earned four letters for coach Dave Haskins
▪ Participated in area-code tryouts his junior year
▪ Played in Wrigley Field Fall Classic with the nationally-ranked Illinois Sparks
▪ Played summer ball with the McHenry County Hurricanes, ranked 55th in the nation by Perfect Game Crosschecker
▪ His 2008 Prairie Ridge HS team won the Class 4A State Championship over Oak Park River Forest HS
▪ Jacoby drove in the winning run in the sixth inning of a 4-3 contest
▪ His team finished 32-8 that year
▪ As a senior, hit .457 with seven homers, 20 doubles, and 33 RBIs
▪ Earned all-conference, Northwest Herald All-Area First Team, ESPN Rise All-Illinois team honors, and honorable mention Chicago Tribune All-State team
▪ Threw out over 60% of base runners as a senior

Personal: Nolan Thomas Jacoby was born August 23, 1991 in Park Ridge, Illinois ... the son of Donald Jacoby and Laura Jacoby ... has two sisters, Lisa and Lindsey ...Jacoby is majoring in communications.

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