|High School:||Redlands East Valley HS|
UC Santa Barbara
UCSB's Saturday starter for the majority of the year, Jacome finished the year with a 5-4 record in 14 starts ... Racked up 53 strikeouts in 83.1 innings ... Had six games with at least five strikeouts ... Finished year with a 3.89 ERA ... Gave up three runs or less in 11 starts ... nine quality starts ... Allowed two runs or fewer in each of his final four starts ... Tossed 6.1 innings of two-run ball with no walks against No. 3 Oregon State in the Corvallis, Ore. Regional ... Had five 100+ pitch starts ... Allowed the fewest hits and fifth-fewest walks of all qualified pitchers in the Big West ... Best start came at UC Riverside, when he allowed just two hits and no runs in 7.2 innings of work while striking out a season-high six.
High School: Earned three varsity letters for Redlands East Valley High under Head Coach James Cordes and the Wildcats … Pitched and played first base … Won CBL Citrus Belt League titles in 2010 and 2012 … Once relieved in a 14 inning game for 9 2/3 innings with eight strkeouts and even tripled and scored the winning run.
Personal: Born Justin Jacome (Hawk-oh-may) on October 19, 1993 to Robin and Paul Jacome in Fontana, CA … Goes by the nickname “Hawk” … Has two younger siblings, Jacob and Julia … Currently undecided on a major … Favorite team is the Los Angeles Angels … Favorite athlete is Cole Hamels … favorite movies are Troy and Never Back Down … favorite novel is The Outsiders … Listens to Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, and Eminem … Favorite TV shows include NCIS, Big Bang Theory, Family Guy, and The Run Down … Hobbies are playing video games and coaching … Also recruited by Cal State Fullerton, UCLA, USC, Oregon, Arizona, UCI, and Loyola Marymount.