Fresno State: (2007) Appeared in 19 games ... had two wins with a 3.05 ERA which led the team ... threw 20.2 innings striking out 18 batters ... threw 2.2 innings vs. Loyola Marymount allowing just two hits Feb. 17 ... threw three innings vs. Iowa allowing just one run March 16.
American River CC:Community College transfer who Earned Freshman All-American in the Big-7 Conference.
Personal: Jake Hower was born on May 29, 1985 ... Parents are Bryan Hower and Wendy Hanson ... Enjoys hunting and fishing ... Favorite athlete is Curt Schilling for his great poise and consistency ... Drafted by the Houston Astros in 2005.