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Jared King
Jared  King

Radford, Va.

High School:
Pulaski County


2014 Baseball Season Outlook

Cavaliers open 2014 season Friday (Feb. 14) against Kentucky


Mississippi State Holds Off UVa to Clinch Charlottesville Super Regional

Ninth-inning UVa rally falls short after 18 hour and three minute rain delay


Mississippi State Clips Virginia in Super Regional Opener, 11-6

Bulldogs take 1-0 lead in series and need one victory to advance to Omaha


Cavaliers Advance to NCAA Super Regionals, Secure 50th Win

UVa tops Elon, 11-3, in Charlottesville Regional championship


Selection Monday Press Conference Quotes

Head coach Brian O'Connor, Jared King, Derek Fisher


Baseball vs. NC State (by Matt Riley)

Baseball vs. NC State (by Matt Riley)

• Played in 202 career games, which ranks 10th in Virginia history
• Ranks fourth in career walks at UVa with 123
• Part of five UVa teams that combined for 245 wins (most in nation in that stretch)

• Started 59 of 62 games at first base
• Recorded 21 multiple-hit games, second most on team
• Was 4-for-10 in ACC tournament
• Was 2-for-14 in UNC series, but had key 11th-inning single to score eventual game-winning run in Game 3
• Went 4-for-13 with four runs in Duke series
• Was 4-for-13 with two doubles in Virginia Tech series
• Was 4-for-11 in Florida State series
• Recorded three hits vs. Old Dominion, including walk-off single in 10th inning
• Had solid series at Georgia Tech, going 4-for-12, including first HR of season on Sunday
• Was 2-for-10 with four walks, four RBI in Wake Forest series
• Picked up three hits in Miami series
• Went 6-for-15 with five runs in Clemson series
• Had streak of 90 straight starts snapped when he sat during game 1 of DH on March 3
• Went 3-for-9 with three walks in Maryland series

• Started all 59 games at first base (81 straight dating to 2011)
• Had 15 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games
• Picked up 51 walks - third most in season in program history
• Recorded fifth-most walks and 13th-best OBP (.416) in ACC
• Tied for eighth in ACC with five triples
• Led team with 13 stolen bases
• Hit three-run home run to give UVa the lead at Coastal Carolina (2/18)
• Went 3-for-5 with three runs scored and four RBI against Coastal Carolina (2/18)
• Went 3-for-5 against William and Mary with two doubles and three RBI (2/22)
• Went 6-for-10 in Monmouth series (2/24-26)
• Went 3-for-3 with two runs, two RBI and walk in opening game against Monmouth (2/24)
• Was 4-for-11 with four RBI during Wright State/Seton Hall weekend (3/3-4)
• Hit go-ahead two-run homer against Seton Hall (3/3)
• Went 3-for-4 with triple, two RBI at JMU (3/6)
• Was 4-for-9 with two doubles, three RBI in FSU series (3/17-19)
• Went 4-for-4 with four RBI in Friday night game against Clemson (3/23)
• Was 2-for-3 and tied career high with four runs scored in 19-5 win over Towson (3/28)
• Recorded three hits and run in final two starts against NC State (3/31-4/1)
• Hit 3-run home run and scored four times against JMU (4/4)
• Was 4-for-12 in Duke series (4-20-21); all four hits were doubles
• Went 2-for-10 in ACC tournament (5/24-26); drove in run against Clemson

• Returned to UVa lineup after missing 2010 with injury and became a mainstay at first base
• Made 54 appearances and started 46 games (42 at first base, four at DH)
• Started 38 of last 40 games for Cavaliers
• Hit first career home run in game two of the Florida State series (3/19) - a walk-off shot in the bottom of the 11th inning
• Scored career-high four runs, notched three hits in win at VCU (5/3)
• Posted three hits at Radford (4/19)
• Drew a walk and scored a run in the win over Radford (4/5)
• Went 3-for-15 (.200) in College World Series; picked up an RBI in first game vs. California (6/19)
• Batted .455 (5-for-11) in the NCAA Charlottesville Super Regional
• Came up with two big hits on the Super Regional weekend (6/11-13) - a three-run HR in game one and a game-extending single in the bottom of the ninth in game three, representing the winning run
• Went 4-for-13 (.308) in the NCAA Charlottesville Regional; scored two runs and knocked in two (6/3-5)
• Went 5-for-15 (.333) in the ACC Tournament, recording three doubles on the week
• Went 1-for-8 with three walks in UNC series (5/19-21)
• Was 3-for-10 in Miami series (5/13-15); hit go-ahead double in Sunday win
• Went 2-for-5 with three runs in BC series (4/29-5/1)
• Tallied two hits, two runs, and two RBI in game one of the Duke series (4/15)
• Went 4-for-14 in the series at Georgia Tech with three runs scored and two RBI (4/8-10)
• Went 4-for-9 in the series sweep of Virginia Tech, knocking in six runs on the weekend (4/1-3)
• Went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run

• Did not compete after offseason shoulder surgery


• Played first, second and third base
• Hit two-run double as pinch hitter in first game of BC series (4/17)
• Posted first career double vs. Towson (two RBI)
• Two RBI vs. Florida State (3/13)
• Had strong game vs. George Washington (3-for-5, three runs, two RBI)
• Played for Keene Swamp Bats of New England Collegiate Baseball League over summer - had 10 RBI in 25 games

• Hit .507 with nine HR, 35 RBI and 16 extra-base hits as senior; hit .490 with four triples, six doubles and .922 slugging percentage as junior
• Three-time First-Team All-River Ridge District honoree
• First-Team All-Region IV as junior and senior and All-Timesland as senior
• Played shortstop and pitched for head coach Doug Dunavant
• Also was strong basketball player (guard) and scored 957 career points and dished out 492 assists
• Named Second-Team All-State and First-Team All-Timesland in basketball as senior
• Named First-Team All-River Ridge District three times and All-Region IV twice in basketball
• Also was a two-year letterwinner in golf

• Full name is Jared Todd King
• Has one sister, Kelly



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