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12 John Yocum

At Rider:
Majoring in Biology (Pre-Med).

At Freedom High School:
Three-year letterwinner for baseball as a right handed pitcher while also playing third base and second base…threw a seven inning, complete game one-hitter against Easton High School with nine strikeouts and also hit two home runs, recording three RBI in the same game…First Team LVC Utility…two-time First Team EPC infielder…First Team EPC Pitcher…EPC MVP…two-time Second Team All-Area utility…First Team All-Area Pitcher/Infielder…Lehigh Valley Pitcher of the Year…team won the EPC championship…as a senior was 7-2 on the mound with a 0.59 earned run average. In 59 innings he allowed just 41 hits and compiled 61 strikeouts and just 19 walks…as an infielder he batted .338 with five doubles, a pair of triples and four home runs…plays for the club team Lehigh Valley Baseball Academy Prospects…four-year letterwinner for golf…low round of 70…four-time All-District honoree…team MVP…top 10 district finisher…also lettered in soccer…Lamp of Knowledge honoree (four years straight A's)…hobbies include golf…plays the piano…son of John and Elaine Yocum…older brother Joseph Bell…older sister Brittany Bell.

Position: Pitcher/Third Base
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 205
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Easton, PA
High School: Freedom