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Jansen Acton
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Jansen Acton 2925373
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Trussville, Ala.
High School: Saraland/Wallace State-Hanceville


AT GEORGIA STATE: Right-handed pitcher who joined the program in 2016-17 after two seasons at Wallace State-Hanceville.

Pitched out of the bullpen with 19 appearances and a 2-0 record ... Earned his first victory with two innings of scoreless relief vs. Troy (4-13-17) ... Pitched scoreless eighth and ninth innings, allowing only a bunt single, to earn win vs. Georgia Southern (5-18-17).

Pitched two years for coach Randy Putman at Wallace State-Hanceville ... Had a 2-1 record as a freshman and an 0-1 mark as a sophomore ... Lettered two years as a pitcher, outfielder and infielder at Saraland High School ... Opened his senior season wit 19 consecutive scoreless innings, including a no-hitter in his first start ... Hit .405 as a junior ... Also earned all-area honors in basketball, in which he set a school record for 3-pointers in a game.

Caleb Jansen Acton was born Sept. 14, 1995 ... Son of Jim and Michelle Acton ... Majoring in sociology.

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