5 Jesse Seykora
Listed by Collegiate Baseball as one of the "Top Players to Watch" in the Mid-American Conference.
2006 Summer: Belted four home runs with 14 RBI on 38 hits for Quincy Gems of Central Illinois Collegiate League.
2006: Started all 52 games played and totaled six home runs and 37 RBI ... Ranked second on team and eighth in MAC with 17 doubles ... Hit four home runs with 17 RBI and six doubles on 23 hits in 25 MAC games ... Compiled an 11-game hit streak during season ... Had RBI and run scored at Arizona State (2/4) ... Recorded hit, RBI, and stolen base vs. Eastern Illinois (2/24) ... Went 2-for-3 with run scored at Evansville (2/25) ... Collected three hits, including double, and scored run vs. UW-Milwaukee (2/26) ... Had two hits and two RBI at Southern Illinois (3/5) ... Had hit at San Jose State (3/12) ... Homered and doubled with four RBI at Nevada (3/16) ... Had two hits, including double, with RBI and two runs scored at Nevada (3/17) ... Had two RBI at Nevada (3/18) ... Had single and RBI at Nevada (3/19) ... Homered and had three RBI and two runs in game one at Ohio (3/25) ... Totaled three hits, including double, with RBI and two runs in game two at Ohio (3/25) ... Doubled with RBI and scored at Ohio (3/26) ... Went 2-for-3 with run scored in game one vs. Bradley (3/28) ... Blasted go-ahead three-run home run in seventh inning of victory over Akron (3/31) ... Scored two runs with hit and RBI vs. UA (4/2) ... Homered and drove in two at Illinois State (4/11) ... Doubled and scored at Miami (4/15) ... Went 2-for-4, including double, with three runs scored, stolen base, and RBI vs. Wheaton (4/18) ... Doubled and scored vs. Chicago State (4/19) ... Belted three-run home run in 2-for-4 effort against Central Michigan (4/21) ... Homered in four-RBI, two-run, two-hit game vs. CMU (4/23) ... Singled and scored against UIC (4/25) ... Doubled twice with two RBI in 3-for-3 performance against Chicago State (4/26) ... Singled, scored, and stole base at Eastern Michigan (4/28) ... Had RBI at EMU (4/29) ... Singled and scored at Western Michigan (5/6) ... Singled and walked vs. Ball State (5/13) ... Tripled and had three RBI at Valparaiso (5/16) ... Doubled vs. Toledo (5/18) ... Had two doubles and scored twice vs. UT (5/19) ... Singled and scored vs. UT (5/20).
Junior College: Played two seasons at North Iowa Area Community College ... Batted .345 with seven home runs, 45 RBI and 19 doubles to earn All-Region honors as sophomore ... Hit .365 with eight doubles and 39 RBI as a freshman ... JUCO teammate of fellow Huskie Danny Reed.
High School: Prepped at Owatonna High School ... Set school's single-season record with .491 batting average ... Three-time First-Team All-Big 9 Conference selection ... Baseball team MVP each of final three seasons ... Named First-Team All-State as senior and all-region as junior ... Captained baseball team during senior and junior years ... Lettered twice in football and captained team as a senior.
Personal: Son of Allen and Jayne Seykora ... Born August 1, 1984 ... Majoring in Business and minoring in Art.