Jared Naida

Jared Naida
About the player
  • Player: # 27
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Academic Year: Sophomore
  • Position: 1B
  • High School: Lakewood
  • Home Town: Cleveland, OH
  • Major: General Studies
  • Parents: Diana & Wayne Naida

Jared returns to LCCC after a stellar rookie campaign where he led the nation (NJCAA DIII) with a 0.67 ERA. His .956 fielding percentage also earned him a Region XII Gold Glove at first base. While on the bump, Jared started six games and threw five complete games, only giving up three earned runs. He struck out 34 and walked just eight. He played in all 33 games for the Commodores last season, hitting .277 and driving in 21 runs.

While at Lakewood High School, Jared was a five-time varsity letter-winner in baseball and football. He was team captain in baseball, where he earned All-Southwest Conference honors and was selected as a member of the All-Star Team. His favorite sports memory was leading the country with the best ERA. The Indians, Browns, Cavs, and Buckeyes are his favorite teams and he lists Jose Ramirez ad Nick Chubb as his favorite athletes.

QUOTE: “Bet on yourself.”

MOST INSPIRATIONAL: His Dad.

BUCKET LIST ITEM: Cage diving with great white sharks.

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