2014 Season (Freshman): Appeared in 44 games and made 40 starts at first base ... had 26 hits, 17 runs and 10 RBIs ... recorded six doubles on the season ... was a perfect 4-for-4 in stolen base attempts ... recorded a hit in four straight games against Memphis, Ohio State and No. 5 Louisville (4/10, 4/11, 4/13, 4/15) ... notched two hits, including a double, and scored two runs in a come-from-behind win over Toledo (5/7) ... hit a bases-clearing double at Army (5/4) for a career-high 3 RBIs with two hits and two runs scored ... had two hits and scored a run against No. 12 Houston (4/27) ...had two hits with a double against Rutgers (4/18) ... had a career-high 15 putouts at first base in a game against Akron (3/15) ... recorded a career-high three hits against Dayton (3/11) for two runs scored and an RBI ... had two hits and scored two runs in a victory over Youngstown State (3/7) ... made his collegiate debut against UMass-Lowell (2/28).
High School: Three-year varsity starter at Oak Hills High School ... named first-team All-Great Miami Conference ... selected to play in the Crossroads Baseball All-Star game ... finished with a .380 batting average ... also a four-year starter for the basketball team and a two-year football player.
Personal: Full name is Jacob Joseph Richmond ... son of Jim and Heather Richmond ... has three brothers, Josh, Jameson and Jett ... brother Josh plays professional baseball in the Chicago White Sox organization ... majoring in communication.