LYNN, MA — The North Shore Navigators announced on Thursday they have signed first baseman/outfielder Jake Schrader of St. John’s River State College. Schrader, a sophomore, will attend the University of Tampa in the fall.
This season, Schrader hit .287 with 11 home runs and 39 RBI for the Vikings. He reached base at a .395 clip and also had a .625 slugging percentage as SJRJC finished its season with a 19-18 record. As a freshman, Schrader hit .355 with 19 homers and 61 RBI.
In his senior year at Pasco High School, Schrader hit .554 with 13 home runs and 46 RBI. He was also a two-time St. Petersburg Times North Suncoast Player of the Year.