|Ht./Wt.:||6-2, 220 lbs|
|High School:||Lindenhurst HS|
|Years:||2011 - 2014|
First-baseman who was a career .261 hitter with a .355 on-base percentage in 209 games (148 starts) over four seasons ... had 22 doubles, one triple, nine homers, 102 RBIs, 83 runs, 77 walks, 12 hit-by-pitches and eight steals ... had a .990 fielding percentage in his career ... two-time team co-captain.
2014: Team co-captain ... hit .221 with 13 runs, five doubles, three homers, 18 RBIs, a .346 on-base percentage, 14 walks against only 13 strikeouts and three hit-by-pitches in 49 games (22 starts at first base) ... committed only two errors (.992 fielding percentage) ... hit .350 with runners on base and .357 with runners in scoring position ... was 4-for-9 (.444) as a pinch-hitter and 9-for-19 (.474) with two homers, a double, nine RBIs, four runs and two walks in 27 games off the bench ... hit a combined 14-for-34 (.412) with a homer, three doubles and 14 RBIs in the seventh, eighth and ninth innings ... was 12-for-30 (.400) with two homers, two doubles, 10 RBIs, a .667 slugging percentage and .514 on-base percentage in his last 27 games ... hit a two-run single off the bench at Western Carolina on March 4 ... went 1-for-2 with a two-run homer, two runs and a hit-by-pitch against Virginia Tech on March 8 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and two runs in the first game of a doubleheader at Wake Forest on March 15 ... went 1-for-1 with a three-run homer, two runs and a walk off the bench against Furman on April 1 ... went 1-for-1 with an RBI and a run off the bench against Western Carolina on April 23 ... hit a pinch-hit, run-scoring single in the eighth inning to give Clemson the lead for good against James Madison on May 3 ... went 2-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and a hit-by-pitch against Boston College on May 17; his two-out, three-run double in the ninth inning tied the score ... went 2-for-2 with the game-tying homer off the bench in the sixth inning against No. 3 Miami (Fla.) in the ACC Tournament on May 22 ... went 2-for-3 with a walk against Xavier in the Nashville Regional on May 31.
2013: Team co-captain ... hit .285 with 33 runs, five doubles, 37 RBIs, a .363 on-base percentage, 22 walks, five hit-by-pitches and seven steals in 58 games (58 starts at first base) ... committed only one error in 562 chances and had a .998 fielding percentage ... hit .342 with runners in scoring position ... hit a team-high .333 in 24 games away from home and a team-high .365 in 20 games on opponents' home fields ... was 3-for-6 with one double and 10 RBIs with the bases loaded ... had 16 multiple-hit games ... was 25-for-59 (.424) in his last 18 games ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a walk in the second game of a doubleheader against Wright State on Feb. 23 ... went 3-for-5 with an RBI at No. 8 NC State on March 8 ... went 2-for-4 with three RBIs against Morehead State on March 20 ... went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs against Duke on March 22 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, four RBIs and a steal at Georgia on March 26; was 3-for-7 with one double, five RBIs, a .556 on-base percentage and one steal in the series ... had the game's only RBI when he hit a run-scoring single in the sixth inning in Clemson's 1-0 victory at Boston College on April 7 ... went 3-for-4 with four RBIs and three runs at Western Carolina on April 9; his run-scoring single in the ninth inning gave Clemson the lead for good ... went 2-for-3 with three RBIs, one run and two walks against in the first game of a doubleheader No. 19 Georgia Tech on April 26 ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, one walk and a steal against No. 19 Georgia Tech on April 27; was 4-for-10 with five RBIs, two runs, four walks and a steal in the series ... went 1-for-2 with a double, RBI, three runs and two walks in the first game of a doubleheader at Furman on May 8 ... went 4-for-4 with three RBIs, two runs and one steal in the second game of a doubleheader at Furman on May 8; was 5-for-6 with a double, four RBIs, five runs, two walks and one steal in the doubleheader ... went 3-for-4 at No. 8 Florida State on May 18; was 6-for-10 with a run, walk and hit-by-pitch in the series ... went 2-for-6 with two runs and a walk against No. 3 North Carolina in the ACC Tournament on May 24 ... suffered a hamstring injury in practice on May 28 and missed the Columbia Regional ... No. 17 prospect in the ACC for the 2013 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 7 college prospect in South Carolina for the 2013 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game.
2012: Hit .233 with 29 runs, eight doubles, one triple, five homers, 33 RBIs, a .317 on-base percentage, 27 walks and two hit-by-pitches in 59 games (57 starts, including 55 at first base, one in left field and one as the DH) ... was 4-for-10 with 11 RBIs and two walks with the bases loaded ... had a 10-game hitting streak from April to May ... reached base safely in 24 consecutive games from April to May ... went 3-for-5 and scored the walkoff run against No. 2 South Carolina on March 4 ... went 2-for-4 with a homer and four RBIs against Holy Cross on March 7 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs, two runs, a walk and hit-by-pitch against No. 6 North Carolina on March 11 ... went 1-for-2 with three RBIs and a walk at No. 18 Georgia on March 27 ... went 2-for-4 with the go-ahead run in the sixth inning against No. 7 Miami (Fla.) on March 30 ... hit a leadoff triple and scored the winning run in the 11th inning at Duke on April 6 ... went 3-for-4 with a homer, double, five RBIs, three runs and a walk against Furman at Greenville, S.C. (Fluor Field) on April 10 ... went 2-for-4 with an RBI in the first game of a doubleheader at Maryland on April 21; was 5-for-12 (.417) with two doubles in the series ... went 2-for-4 with two runs and a walk at Georgia Tech on April 28 ... went 2-for-6 with two RBIs and a run at Georgia Tech on April 29 ... hit a long solo homer and had two RBIs against Furman on May 15 ... went 2-for-4 with a homer against No. 17 Virginia in the ACC Tournament on May 24 ... went 3-for-5 with a homer, double, four RBIs and two runs against No. 1 Florida State in the ACC Tournament on May 25; with one out in the ninth inning and Clemson trailing 7-6, he lined a three-run walkoff homer to right-center against No. 1 Florida State in the ACC Tournament on May 25; it was only the second walkoff homer by a Tiger in ACC Tournament history and the first since 1981; won Clemson's Best Moment Award for the walkoff homer; earned All-ACC Tournament honors by going 5-for-13 (.385) with two homers, one double, five RBIs and three runs in three games ... played for Falmouth in the Cape Cod League in the summer, where he hit .280 with 13 doubles, one triple, two homers, 20 RBIs and three steals in 42 games.
2011: Hit .339 with eight runs, four doubles, one homer, 14 RBIs, a .463 on-base percentage and one steal in 43 games (11 starts, including four at first base, four as the DH and three in right field) ... Clemson was 10-1 in his 11 starts ... in 19 ACC regular-season games (five starts), he was 10-for-29 (.345) with two doubles, one homer, five RBIs and a .457 on-base percentage ... was 14-for-27 (.519) with two doubles, 10 RBIs and a .595 on-base percentage in 32 games off the bench ... was 10-for-17 (.588) with a double, five RBIs, four walks, a hit-by-pitch and .652 on-base percentage as a pinch-hitter ... was 16-for-37 (.432) after the fifth inning ... reached base in seven of his 11 plate appearances when leading off an inning ... had a hit in each of his first three at-bats and reached base in each of his first six plate appearances ... went 2-for-2 with a double and run in his first game as a Tiger against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 18 ... went 1-for-2 with a run-scoring single in his first career start against Wofford on March 2 ... hit a pinch-hit, run-scoring double against No. 4 South Carolina on March 6 ... hit his first career home run at NC State on March 27 ... hit a pinch-hit, walkoff single with one out in the 10th inning against Coastal Carolina on April 5 ... hit a pinch-hit, run-scoring single against Wake Forest on April 23 ... hit a pinch-hit, run-scoring single against Wake Forest on April 24 ... hit a key pinch-hit single in the ninth inning at Virginia Tech on May 15 ... went 2-for-2 with three RBIs off the bench against Davidson on May 17 ... walked three times at No. 4 Florida State on May 20 ... won the Omaha Challenge competition among fielders in the fall of 2010 ... played for North Shore in the New England Collegiate Baseball League in the summer, where he played only three games.
Before Clemson: Drafted in the 29th round (No. 882 overall pick) by the Seattle Mariners ... member of the Greater New York Sandlot team as a senior at Lindenhurst Senior High School ... member of the state champions, Long Island champions and Suffolk County champions as a senior ... member of the Summer Rivalry Classic team as a junior ... member of the Empire State team as a sophomore ... MVP, all-county, All-Long Island and all-state selection as a senior ... MVP, two-time all-county, All-Long Island and all-state selection in football ... lettered four times in baseball and three times in football at Lindenhurst Senior High, where he was coached by Michael Cannobio.
Personal: Graduated May 9, 2014 with a degree in sociology ... born Jonathan Gerard McGibbon on Oct. 5, 1992 in Syosset, N.Y.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide
S T A T S
Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD% 2011.... .339 43-11 62 8 21 4 0 1 14 28 .452 14 2 17 1 .463 2 1 1-1 63 5 1 .986 2012.... .233 59-57 215 29 50 8 1 5 33 75 .349 27 2 44 3 .317 5 4 0-1 506 39 10 .982 2013.... .285 58-58 207 33 59 5 0 0 37 64 .309 22 5 29 2 .363 3 1 7-8 520 41 1 .998 2014.... .221 49-22 86 13 19 5 0 3 18 33 .384 14 3 13 0 .346 1 2 0-0 227 18 2 .992 TOTAL... .261 209-148 570 83 149 22 1 9 102 200 .351 77 12 103 6 .355 11 8 8-10 1316 103 14 .990
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