UALR Baseball BIO
32 Jake Busiek
2014: Made 11 appearances with one start to post a 1-1 record… Made his lone start at UAPB on April 22 and went 2.1 innings with a season-high three strikeouts to finish with a no decision in the Trojans’ 5-6 loss… Picked up his win against Grambling on April 29 by working 2.1 innings allowing one run while striking out one in UALR’s 10-7 victory … Played his summer ball for the Quincy Gems of the Central Illinois Collegiate League, helping the team to a Prospect League Championship … Posted an 8-3 record with a 3.57 ERA in 80.2 innings of work … Named a West Division All-Star … Led league in wins and strikeouts... Named to the Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll for achieving a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49.
Jefferson College: Played for two seasons for the Vikings under head coach Sam Carel… Helped Jefferson College advance to the Junior College World Series his freshman season… Went 3-2 in seven starts with 30 strikeouts and a 3.51 ERA as a sophomore… Named Academic All-Region as a sophomore… In the summer of 2013, played under Chris Martin for the Quincey Gems of the Prospect League… Helped the Gems capture the West Division Championship… Went 4-2 with a 4.68 ERA in summer ball.
Lafayette High School: Played under Scott Denoyer for Lafayette High School… Batted .462 with 12 RBI’s and six doubles his senior season for the Lancers… Was a PNC Bank HS All-Star for Team Missouri… Named St. Louis Player of the Game against Eureka.
Personal: Full name is Ryan Jakob Busiek… Born July 9, 1993 in St. Louis, Mo.… Lives in Wildwood, Mo.… Son of Rob and Tonja Busiek… Has one brother, Kellen, and one sister, Jessica… Majoring in business with a minor in marketing.