|High School:||Glynn Academy|
|College:||Georgia Southern University|
2008: Was a regular in the rotation, making 19 appearances with a team-high 15 starts ... Went 5-3 with a 5.21 ERA and 60 strikeouts over a team-high 77.2 innings ... Tied for team lead in wins, second in whiffs ... Tossed 148 pitches in a no-decision at the PBC Tournament ... Had six starts last six innings or more ... Recorded his first collegiate victory Feb. 9 at Alabama-Huntsville, going 5.1 fanning seven and allowing three runs.
2007: Saw time in eight games with one start ... Went 0-1 with a 10.12 ERA and nine strikeouts in 13.1 innings ... Pitched in the NCAA Regional Championship Tournament ... PBC Presidential Honor Roll.
Other College: Transferred from Division I Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga. where redshirted a season and was named to the Dean's list.
High School: Attended Glynn Academy in Brunswick, Ga. where he was a Scholar Athlete ... Earned All-Region, All-State, Team Georgia, Region Player of the Year, and Glynn County Spring Sports Star honors.
Personal: Son of Steve and Nora Jessup ... Lists Curt Schilling of the Boston Red Sox as his favorite athlete ... Played summer baseball in 2006 with Nike 5-Tool ... Born Aug. 27, 1987 ... A business major who wants to go to law school after college.