As a Sophomore (2016): Summer 2016...Batted .267 with six doubles, two home runs and 11 RBI for the Keane Swamp Bats in the NECBL...recorded a 1.58 ERA in 11.1 IP with 21 strikeouts...Spring 2016...Appeared in 19 games and started four…finished with a .111 average…made his season debut in the opener against Alabama (2/19) before starting game three and going 1-for-4 against the Crimson Tide (2/21)…started against Rhode Island (2/27)…grabbed a pinch hit single against High Point (4/2)…went 1-for-3 in a start against James Madison (4/6).
As a Freshman (2015): Played in 35 games and started 26 between DH and outfield…batted .231 and slugged .451…blasted five homes runs, three doubles and notched 11 RBIs…first three career hits were home runs…did not reach base over the course of his first eight at-bats…hit a home run as a pinch hitter against Princeton (3/16)…hit a pinch hit home run at Michigan (3/24)…notched a two-run homer against Nebraska (4/5)…recorded a hit against West Virginia (4/7)…notched a career-high three hits, including a double, against George Washington (4/8)…recorded an RBI at Liberty (4/15)…started three times against Cal State Fullerton (4/17-19)…notched two hits and scored a run against Delaware (4/28)…hit a home run against Indiana (5/3)…matched a career high with three hits against Ohio State (5/8)…recorded two hits, including a solo home run, against Ohio State (5/9)…notched a hit and an RBI against Michigan in the Big Ten Championship game.
At St. Paul’s School: Starred at third base, shortstop and pitcher for the Crusaders … as a senior, posted a 8-1 record on the mound with a 0.52 ERA, while batting .500 with 35 RBI … earned 2014 Atlantic Region Honorable Mention All-American honors from Perfect Game USA … earned first team All-Metro honors from the Baltimore Sun as a senior … named to the 2014 MSABC Preseason All-State team … a two-time All-MIAA selection … named the Varsity Sports Network Player of the Year … set single-season and career records at St. Paul’s for triples and set the single-season record for ERA.
Personal: Full name is Jamal Everett Wade … born in Baltimore, Md. … son of LaMonte Wade, Sr., and Emily Jones … older brother LaMonte played for the Terps and was drafted in the ninth round of the 2015 MLB Draft by the Minnesota Twins … named to the headmaster’s list and honor roll at St. Paul’s … avid ping pong player with his brother, LaMonte … plans to major in kinesiology.