Hometown: Southboro, MA/Surprise, AZ
Previous School: Dysart High School
High School: Jared played three years of varsity baseball at Dysart High School. His athletic achievements include West Valley 4A Conference Second Team Honors in 2009, All-Star honors for the 2009-2010 season, and his team's "Mr. On Base" Award for a career on base record of .515. He played two years of club baseball for the Angels scout team. His athletic achievements include the Renaissance Award in 11th and 12th grade and being on the honor roll.
Personal: Jared is the son of Heidi Valdandrini. His has two siblings. His favorite thing about baseball is the feeling of the ball hitting the bat. His hobbies are music and sports. His favorite athletes are Jerry Rice and David Wright. His favorite food is Italian. Jared's career ambition is to be a spots journalist.
Reason for coming to Simpson: (not submitted)