|Home Town:||Lansing, NY|
A 2016 IAC and New York Sportswriters Section IV All-Star selection. Strait, the stopper for the Lansing High Bobcats, had a career 1.50 ERA with a gaudy 8.6 strikeout to walk ratio.
Flames Director of Baseball Ryan Stevens noted, “Jared drew every tough assignment and handled them with skill and poise. He is a good leader and will be a great addition to our team.”
When not on the mound, Jared played second base and had a .361 average with 29 RBIs , and on-base percentage of .495. He added 15 stolen bases.
Jared will be part of the inaugural team for the Wells College Express under Head Coach David Valesente. He will major in computer science. Jared is the son of Janet and James Strait of Lansing, NY.