At Penn Manor: Lettered in baseball for two years as a pitcher/first baseman at Penn Manor ... was a 2005 All-State selection as a pitcher and earned Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 1 All-Star honors as both a pitcher (first-team) and first baseman (second-team) ... guided the Comets to a 2005 Pennsylvania State Championship by going 6-3 with an 0.93 ERA and 77 strikeouts on the mound, as well as hitting .303 with 10 home runs and 28 RBI ... 2004 team was Pennsylvania Section 1 champions, as the Comets posted a combined 46-9 record during his junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Jared Allen Yecker ... born Dec. 18, 1986 in Lancaster, Pa. ... son of David and Denise Yecker ... has one sister, Devin ... was a member of the Varsity Club and an A/B Honor Roll student in high school ... came to St. John's because of its successful academic and baseball programs ... enjoys the campus, its surroundings and what it has to offer the most about St. John's ... lists his dad as the person he admires most and Cal Ripken Jr. as his favorite athlete ... majoring in sports management.
- Baseball: NCAA Regional Press Conference: Clemson 9, St. John's 8
- Baseball: NCAA Regional Press Conference: St. John's 11, Morehead State 5
- Baseball: NCAA Regional Highlights: St. John's 11, Morehead State 5
- Baseball: NCAA Regional Press Conference: Vanderbilt 2, St. John's 0
- Baseball: Highlights: St. John's 3, Butler 1