17 Jason Rome
17 Jason Rome
Birth Date: 11/17/1987
Height: 5-8
Weight: 140
Hometown: Glastonbury, Conn.
High School: Glastonbury
Position: OF
Bats/Throws: R/R
Weapon: Fr.

Jason will provide some outfield depth for us in '07. If Jason continues to work and gets a bit stronger, he could earn some quality playing time for us before seasons end.

2007: appeared in 12 games and started 3...batted an impressive .360 in limited plate appearances...came in as a replacement and had a memorable college debut by going 3-for-3 and knocking in two runs vs. Middlebury (3/27)...came in as a replacement and went 1-for-2 (2 R, 2 RBI, BB) vs. conference opponent Clark (4/10)...came in as a pinch hitter and recorded a walk vs. conference opponent Clark (4/19)...notched first collegiate start and went 2-for-4 with two RBI's and a sacrifice fly vs. conference opponent Coast Guard (4/20)...went 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI vs. Bates (4/23).

PERSONAL: son of Jackie and Larry Rome...has two sisters, Jocelyn and Alison...undeclared major...born on 11/17/87...lists the Red Sox and UConn Huskies as his favorite sports teams and Nomar Garciaparra, Pedro Martinez and Manny Ramirez as his favorite athletes...favorite book is Now I Can Die in Peace and favorite movies are Anchorman and Wedding Crashers.