Yakel hit .330 with a .449 on-base percentage and 27 runs scored as a senior at Lakewood. The catcher and infielder posted six extra-base hits and a 11 runs batted in in 2011-12. Helped coach Spud O'Neil's Lancers to a 25-7 season as a senior and regular season Moore League titles as a sophomore and junior.
John Patrick Weigel... Son of John and Beth Yakel… Has older sister Katie, who also attends University of the Pacific… Majoring in Sport Science.