Jacob Bass

#8 Jacob Bass

HT. 5-11
WT. 160
CL. Fr.
HOMETOWN North Augusta, S.C.
HIGH SCHOOL Strom Thurmond HS
MAJOR Biology, Minor in Athletic Training

Prior to Newberry

At Strom Thurmond High School

Played shortstop for three years under coaches Josh Black and Mack Hite... All-Region selection each year and was named All-State in 2012... Also ran cross country for one year.


Son of Jay and Janice Bass... Favorite movie is Remember the Titans... Favorite TV show is Castle... Favorite book is Heat by Mike Lupica... Hobbies include playing baseball and golf... Favorite athletes are Derek Jeter and Dirk Nowitzki... Favorite food is seafood.. Future career goal is to be remembered as a player with overwhelming love and drive for the game... Best athletic moment was being named the MVP of the 2014 SCBCA North/South All-Star game... Favorite quote is "The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination." -Tommy Lasorda.