Jack Bulger - Baseball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#16 Jack Bulger


Class Freshman
Height 6'0"
Weight 210
Hometown Bowie, Md.
High School DeMatha Catholic

Head coach Tim Corbin on Bulger: “Jack walked on campus and inserted himself respectfully and confidently in the classroom and on the field. As a first semester student, he was the highest achiever scholastically for our group. He is bright eyed, energetic and focused on all areas of his life. He possesses mature offensive skills and has defensive versatility in his game which will allow him to impact our group rather soon.”

As a Freshman (2021)
• Selected to the Freshman All-SEC Team
• Named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week on April 19, 2021
• Notched his first multi-hit outing of the season in the series opener with Georgia State (Feb. 26), finishing 2-for-4 with one run scored
• Added two hits in the series finale with the Panthers (Feb. 28) with a pair of runs scored
• Belted his first home run of the season with a two-run shot in the series finale against Illinois-Chicago (March 7)
• Finished with season-highs in hits and RBI in the second matchup of the weekend at Missouri (March 26), going 3-for-3 with three RBI and two runs scored
• Registered multi-hit outings in four consecutive contests, spanning from April 3-9
• Recorded home runs in back-to-back contests at LSU (April 2-3) to help Vanderbilt secure its first three-game sweep in Baton Rouge
• Closed out the series at Tennessee (April 17-18) with back-to-back three hit outings, including a pair of RBI in the series finale
• Scored two runs in the midweek matchup against Austin Peay (April 20), finishing 1-for-3 in the contest
• Drove in a run in the series-opening win over Kentucky (May 20), while going 3-for-4 from the plate

The Bulger File
• Attended DeMatha Catholic (Bowie, Md.)
• Nation’s fourth-ranked catcher by Perfect Game
• Maryland’s top-ranked catcher and player in the state
• 2020 Perfect Game Preseason All-American
• Two-time Gatorade State Player of the Year in Maryland
• 2019 Perfect Game All-American Classic participant
• 2019 Perfect Game Preseason Underclassmen All-America
• Perfect Game Top 500 National Rank (No. 35)
• Member of 18U USA National Team
• .545 average, five home runs and 25 stolen bases as a junior
• Four-year member of DeMatha’s Principal’s List
• Son of Chuck and Beth
• Enjoys fishing
• Full name is Jack Bulger