Jaycob Brugman Athlete Profile

#4 Jaycob Brugman

Position: Outfielder Height: 6-0 Weight: 195 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2011-2013 Hometown: Phoenix, AZ Last School: Desert Vista Thunder High School



All-America

  • 2011 Collegiate Baseball Louisville Slugger Freshman
  • 2011 Collegiate Baseball Magazine Freshman
  • 2011 NCBWA Freshman

Personal

  • Parents are Jayson and Jaylene Brugman
  • Brother-in-law is Derek Cone who signed with BYU, was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers and signed in August 2010 with the Dodgers
  • Siblings all have names starting with spelling "Jay"
  • Married Alexis Hill in August 2012

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Desert Vista High where he was coached by Stan Lukietich
  • Participated in the Tournament of Stars in Cary, N.C., and in the Area Code Games
  • Arizona Baseball Coaches Association 5A first team All-State
  • Arizona Republic 5A first team All-State
  • All-East Valley Tribune first team. Drafted in the 39th round by the New York Yankees
  • Player-of-the-Year 5A I Central Region
  • Three-time all-region
  • As a junior batted .508, 59 runs, 60 hits, 49 RBI, 7 doubles, 4 triples, 15 home runs, 16 walks, 9 hit by pitches, on base percentage of .582 and a slugging percentage of 1.017
  • His 2008 honors and stats were first team All-Central Region, with a batting average of .461, 35 hits, 33 runs, 24 RBI, 8 doubles, 9 home runs, 12 walks, 4 hit by pitches, 9 stolen bases, an on base percentage of .548, and a slugging percentage of .921
  • Lettered in baseball and basketball


2011 | Freshman Year

  • Named to the First-Team Freshman All-American team by the U.S. Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American squad by Collegiate Baseball magazine
  • Mountain West Conference Freshman of the Year and First Team All-MWC
  • Turned four double plays from right field and threw out several runners at home plate
  • Among the nation's leaders with 13 assists from the outfield
  • Led the team in doubles (19), triples (5), RBI (49), total bases (121) and league batting average (.418)
  • Had five game-winning RBI: a three-run homer at Creighton, a two-run single vs. San Diego St., a one-run double at Pepperdine, a one-run single vs. Air Force Academy, and a two-run single in a 6-4 upset at No. 6 Arizona State
  • Played in the Alaska Baseball League for Matsu Miners where he batted .262.

2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Walk-off grand slam vs. Santa Clara.
  • Had four game-winning RBI, two vs. Santa Clara both by homers, and vs. Utah and Southern Utah.

2013 | Junior Year

  • Drafted in the 17th round by the Oakland A's
  • All-West Coast Conference First Team, Coaches
  • College Sports Madness All-WCC, 1st Team
  • WCC All-Tournament Team
  • Second Team ABCA/Rawlings All-West Region
  • Brooks Wallace Classic All-Tournament
  • Three-run homer in 11-7 victory vs. Portland
  • Hit 22 career homers for BYU
  • Had assists from outfield vs. Northern Illinois and San Diego (5-3 loss)
  • Had four game-winning RBI: Seattle (10-0), Utah (9-3), Gonzaga (9-6) and Utah Valley (15-7)
  • Team co-captain