2019: CoSIDA/Google Cloud Academic All-District … WAC Academic Honoree … Preseason All-WAC selection … one of just two Redhawks to start all 52 games, appearing predominately at second base … tops among team leaders in at-bats (201), runs (42), walks (25) and hit by pitch (14), while ranking second in runs (42) and fourth in batting average (.279) … had 13 multi-hit games and four outings with at least two RBI … put together an 11-game hit streak from Feb. 17 to Mar. 8, during which he batted .372 (16-for-43) … scored one with three RBI in a 3-for-4 outing at CSU Bakersfield on Mar. 29 … notched home runs against Utah Valley (3/22) and at Grand Canyon (4/20) … converted 6-of-11 stolen base attempts … fielded at .956-clip with 126 putouts and 114 assists.
2018: Appeared in 43 games, starting 14… had a slash line of .135/.237/.192… went 2-3 with a double and two runs vs. British Columbia (March 17).
BEFORE SEATTLE U: Graduated from Everett Community College… played two years of baseball at Everett CC… was a two-time All-NWAC selection and one time First Team All-Region pick… team earned back-to-back- second place finishes in the NWAC… honor roll student.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prater is a graduate of Wenachee High School… two-time All-State selection... two-time Big 9 MVP… Future Technological Leader Award … four-year high school varsity … high school team finished third place in state.
PERSONAL: Jacob Prater is majoring in environmental studies... he plans to work in fisheries and aquatic sciences... is a member of the Sigma Tau Honor Society.