Pitched for the Rochester Honkers of the Northwoods League … named the team MVP as well as earning post-season all-star honors … appeared in a team-high 30 games, posting a 6-2 record with a 1.76 ERA … recorded a franchise record 11 saves … struck out 33 batters in 51.1 innings while walking just nine … limited opposing batters to a .202 average.
Made 24 appearances on the hill, tying for the team lead, and made five starts … had a 3-4 record while striking out 25 batters in 41.2 innings … was 0-3 in Big Ten action in 13 games … hurled 2.1 perfect innings against Miami [OH] (3/22), striking out two, for his first win of the season … fanned a season and career-best three batters against Middle Tennessee State (3/15) and repeated the feat vs. Penn State (3/30) … recorded seven consecutive outings without yielding an earned run (4/15-5/2) … tossed 2.2 innings of hitless ball against Minnesota (5/2) … pitched 3.2 innings vs. Michigan (3/16) without allowing a hit or run while striking out two Wolverine batters … threw a perfect inning in the season finale against Michigan (5/18).
Played baseball in 2002 at Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor, Mich. ... walked on to the Purdue baseball team in the fall of 1999 but did not play in 2000 or 2001 due to an injury.
Three-year letterwinner at Mishawaka High School ... was a first team all-conference selection and team MVP in junior year ... was second team all-conference as a senior ... honorable mention all-conference player in both football and basketball.
Jason Thomas Driscoll was born on Oct. 31, 1980, in Benton Harbor, Mich. ... son of Tom and Pam Driscoll ... has one brother, Ben ... is majoring in organizational leadership and supervision.