26 - Jon Escobar
Jon Escobar
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Inverness, Ill.
High School: William Fremd
Position: RHP

BEFORE HOLY CROSS: Played two seasons of varsity baseball at William Fremd High School under head coach Chris Piggott ... Team captain as a senior ... Helped lead team to the 2013 regional championship and the 2012 Mid-Suburban West championship ... Named All Mid-Suburban League and Daily Herald All-Area in 2013 ... Took part in the USA national team identification series in 2011 and 2012 ... Named one of the top 100 players in Illinois by Prep Baseball Report ... Member of the Schaumburg Seminoles club baseball team under head coach Ryan Buchanan ... Club team won the CABA World Series in 2011 and was ranked No. 7 in the country by Perfect Game ... Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Tammy Escobar ... Father played football at Central Connecticut State University (Class of 1975) ... Has one brother (Brian) and two sisters (Katie and Kristi) ... Has not yet declared a major.