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  Jordan Herr
Jordan Herr

Player Profile
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lancaster, PA

Last College:
Delaware

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
06/16/1986

B/T:
R/R

RS FRESHMAN (2007): Jordan Herr added to both the Panthers' offense and defense in his first season at Pitt...following the season, was drafted in the 41st round by the Chicago Cubs, but chose to resume his college career with the Panthers...served as the Panthers' primary center fielder, starting in 46 games and appearing in 49...batted .263 as an end-of-the-lineup anchor...tallied nine stolen bases, third most on the team...caught 108 balls in center field for the fourth-most putouts among Panther defenders...notched eight doubles, a team-high four triples and four homeruns, while driving-in 20 runs...had first career hit as a Panther in his debut game vs. Old Dominion on February 18 with a single...went 1-3, including first career homerun, with two RBI and one run scored in an early-season matchup with Michigan State...went 3-4 with first career double vs. Sacred Heart on March 6, helping Pitt earn its first win of the season in a 5-1 victory...tallied a career-high seven putouts in game two of a doubleheader vs. Lehigh...also drove-in two runs with a triple to help Pitt to a 10-4 win...helped the Panthers capture their first Big East win of the season at USF on March 17...went 2-3 at the plate with two doubles and two runs scored...hit 2-4 with two runs scored and four defensive putouts in a 6-5 comeback vs. Villanova on April 22...posted a career-high three RBI in two games, the first of which came after crushing a three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning that allowed Pitt to push past Louisville in a 6-2 win on April 7...recorded third triple of the year and scored two runs as part of a 3-5 performance in a 4-2, 14-inning win over Akron...hit 3-5 with three RBI and two runs scored in the Panthers' 10-inning, 10-9 win over Rutgers on May 15...tallied nine multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games...had an eight-game hitting streak that stretched from March 5 through March 12.

UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE: Herr joined the Panthers as a transfer from the University of Delaware...was a member of the team for one season under head coach Jim Sherman.

HIGH SCHOOL: Herr was a four-year member of Hempfield High School baseball team...batted .323 as a freshman, .360 as a sophomore, a career-high .406 as a junior and posted a .365 batting average as a senior...helped the team to District and League Championships as a sophomore and junior, as well as a third-place finish in the state with a 22-4 record as a junior...was selected first team All-League as a sophomore and junior...received All-State honors as a junior... posted a .327 batting average with five homeruns and 22 RBI, as well as eight stolen bases and a .380 on-base percentage as a member of the NYCBL Rochester Royals team...named to the first team All-Star NYCBL team...was a member of the Hempfield high school basketball team for two years and the high school football team for four years...received league and state honors in football.

PERSONAL: Born June 16, 1986... son of Tom and Kim Herr... has one brother, Aaron (26)...a legal studies major.