Jack Anderson is a former outfielder for the Oregon State baseball team. As a junior in 2017, Anderson batted .281 while starting 45 of 59 games and racking up 30 RBIs and 33 runs scored as the Beavers advanced to the College World Series for the first time since 2013. The following year, he batted .268 while starting 45 of 62 games and collecting 15 RBIs and 36 runs scored as the Beavers won the College World Series for the first time since 2007. Anderson earned All-Pac-12 First Team honors both years and was named the Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year for baseball as a senior. He graduated with a degree in exercise sports science and a minor in business. Now Anderson works as a volunteer assistant for the Regis University baseball program, where he pursues a graduate degree in physical therapy.
* Originally published on August 2, 2021, by Lauren Gilbert