Former Hornet infielder Jason Hampton serves as Directorof Baseball Operations for the 2014 season as he finishes uphis degree.
Hampton pinch-hit in six games and pitched in one game in 2013,going 2-for-7 (.286) with three RBI and one run and pitching vs.CSU Bakersfield in the WAC Tournament. He went 1-for-5 at the plateas a sophomore and made 12 pitching appearances with two starts asa freshman, striking out 14 in 19.2 innings.
Hampton was a 47th round draft pick of the Cincinnati Redscoming out of high school in 2009. He was a four year letterwinnerat Rocklin HS and earned first team all-metro honors from theSacramento Bee as a senior. During his final collegiate seasonHampton hit .373 with four home runs and 41 RBIs and collected sixwins and four saves on the mound, leading his team to theSac-Joaquin section Division II title while earning first teamall-Sierra Foothill League honors.