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Jonah Hargroves enters his third season as a member of the Jackson State baseball team.
Hargroves played in 34 games with 23 starts during the 2016 season. He maintained a .293 batting average with 82 at-bats, 26 runs, and 24 hits (two doubles and five home runs) for 19 RBIs, 41 total bases, and a .500 slugging percentage. At the plate, he was issued 17 walks and five hit-by-pitches for a .434 on-base percentage. Playing defense, Hargrove tallied 90 putouts and 32 assists for a .946 fielding percentage.
On the team, Hargroves ranks 10th in runs scored, fourth in homeruns, 10th in total bases, 10th in total plate appearances, second in games as sub, and seventh in putouts.
Hargroves appeared in 25 games with 55 at-bats. He recorded 14 runs, 18 hits, and 18 total bases for a .327 batting avg. and a .327 slug pct. He also tallied 9 RBIs and 1 stolen base. On the mound, Hargroves made 9 appearances. He pitched 8.1 innings with 16 hits allowed and 12 runs (10 earned) with 9 strikeouts for a 10.80 ERA.
He joined the Jackson State baseball team after graduating from Bellflower High School in Bellflower, Cal. While at BHS, Jonah was a member of the Buccaneers baseball and football teams. He was named 1st team All-League and MVP.
Personal: Jonah is the son of William Hargroves and Arleathia Dean. He has two brothers, Jonathan Dean and Jeremiah Dean, and two sisters, J’Naya Dean and Alexandria Hargroves.
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|Hargroves, Jonah||Fr.||2014-15||Designated Hitter||9||0||0||0||0||0||0||8.1||16||12||10||10||9||10.80|
|Hargroves, Jonah||So.||2015-16||Designated Hitter||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0||0.00|