2015 Summer League Playing for the El Dorado Broncos of the Jayhawk League
Redshirt Sophomore (2015)
After redshirting in 2014, Wodtke played in 50 of K-State’s 57 games and batted .241 (33-for-137) with 11 RBIs, 14 walks and 24 runs scored
He logged most of his time at second base while seeing some action at shortstop
Started 40 of his 50 games played
Committed just 2 errors in the field, helping him post a .990 fielding percentage … The 2 errors were the fewest among K-State infielders (min. 10 starts)
Did not commit an error over his final 41 games (164 total chances)
Hit .297 (19-for-64) with 10 walks and a .410 OBP over his final 21 games (18 starts)
Had 8 multi-hit games, including 5 over the last 21 games
Batted .324 (12-for-37) with 9 walks and a .468 OBP in May (12 games)
Reached base 41% of the time when leading off an inning (13-for-32)
Was 5-for-10 with the bases loaded
Delivered a walk-off RBI single in the 10th inning of K-State’s 5-4 comeback win over Wichita State on April 14
Had a pair of 3-hit games over the final 6 contests, going 3-for-4 with 2 RBIs on May 15 at KU and then 3-for-3 with a stolen base in the season finale on May 22 vs. Oklahoma in the 2015 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship
Walked 4 times on May 1 vs. Arkansas State
Registered an 11-game on-base streak from April 26-May 17
Reached base safely in 12 of his last 14 games
2014 Summer League Played for the Topeka Golden Giants of the Mid-Plains League (MPL) ... Hit .322 (29-for-90) with 5doubles, 3triples, 16 RBIs, 20 runs scored, 12 walks, 16 strikeouts and a .421 OBP in 30 games ... His batting average was third-best on the Golden Giants while his .421 OBP was second-best among players who played at least 10 games.
Sophomore (2014) Redshirted
Freshman (2013) Played in 10 games, going 0-for-7 with a walk and 3 strikeouts
St. James Academy Lettered four years for the Thunder under head coach Brian Bucklin... Hit .328 with a .477 on-base percentage as a senior, leading his team to a state championship... Was a second team all-state shortstop and was selected to play in the 2012 Kansas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game... Hit .467 with a .578 on-base percentage as a junior, leading his team to another state championship... Was named the 2011 Kansas 4A Player of the year and was a first team all-state shortstop.
Personal Jacob Joseph Wodtke was born July 31, 1993, in Kansas City, Kan... Son of John and Sheila Wodtke... Has one sister, Alex... A life sciences major who plans on going into pharmacy.