|High School:||St. Joseph|
2015: Made 12 relief appearances … Went 0-0 with a 7.45 ERA … Allowed eight earned runs on nine hits over 9.2 innings … Struck out 14 batters and walked 11 … Made his collegiate debut Feb. 14 at California … Struck out the first batter he faced on three pitches … Fanned a season-high five batters March 18 against Columbia … Played for the Harrisonburg Turks of the Valley Baseball League over the summer.
2014: Did not see game action.
High School: Lettered three season under head coach Steve Bucchignano at St. Joseph High School ... Named to the 2013 Perfect Game All-Northeast Region second team ... Struck out 43 batters over 36.0 innings as a senior, posting a 3.89 ERA ... Totaled 25 strikeouts in 24.0 innings of work as a junior ... One of the nation's top 1,000 prospects according to Perfect Game Crosschecker ... Also played for the NJ Marlins travel team ... Four-year letterwinner in basketball, leading St. Joseph to the state championships in 2012 and 2013 ... Garnered all-area honorable mention accolades as a senior in basketball ... Four-time Middlesex County champion ... An Eagle Scout ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude ... 2013 Scholar-Athlete Award recipient ... Vice president of the National Honor Society ... National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Student ... Member of the Science National Honor Society.
Personal: Born James John Ziemba on August 10, 1994 in New Brunswick, N.J. ... The son of Jim and Maureen Ziemba ... Has one younger sister (Mary).