CU Baseball BIO
12 Jordan Makovicka
2012 (Junior at Creighton)
  • Jordan appeared in 25 games as a junior, including five starts.
  • Makovicka earned his first start of the season in the second game of a doubleheader on April 21 against Southern Illinois. He was 1-for-2 with a walk and two runs scored in the Jays’ 7-6 loss to the Salukis.
  • Makovicka also started the finale of the series, earning two walks and a stolen base in Creighton’s 6-5 loss.
  • Made a pair of pinch-run appearances in the series against Evansville.
  • Scored in a pinch-running appearance against Kansas (4/3).
  • Drove in a pair of runs with a double in his first start of the season at Southern Illinois (4/21).
  • Earned his second start of the season in left field and walked twice at Southern Illinois (4/22).
  • Started as designated hitter in the 15-inning win vs. Illinois State, finishing with one walk (4/28).
  • Made a start as designated hitter at Bradley (5/5).
  • Jordan was 1-for-3 in the Bluejays’ 7-2 win over New Mexico in the NCAA Regional on June 3.

2011 (Sophomore at Creighton)
  • Makovicka saw action in 16 games, including three straight starts.
  • Finished the season with a .333 batting average, .517 on-base percentage and .429 slugging percentage.
  • Led the team with 13 pinch-hit at bats.
  • Knocked a single through the infield at New Mexico for his first hit as a Bluejay (2/27).
  • Also scored a run and walked as a pinch hitter turned designated-hitter at New Mexico (2/27).
  • Went 2-for-2, with two runs scored and a double against Kansas State (4/12).
  • Drove in the game-winning run in the 5-3 victory over Kansas, (4/26), driving a first pitch single up the middle.
  • Also had a career-high two walks against the Jayhawks (4/26).

2010 (Freshman at Creighton)
  • Jordan sat out his first season as a Bluejay after transferring from
  • Nebraska due to transfer regulations.

2009 (Freshman at Nebraska)
  • Attended the University of Nebraska, redshirting for the Cornhusker football team.
  • Named to the Big 12 Honor Roll in the spring of 2009.

2005-08 (East Butler High School)
  • Participated on the football, baseball and track teams at East Butler High School in Brainard, Neb.
  • Was an all-conference selection for baseball his senior year.
  • Was a two-time all-state and all-area selection in football and a three-year member of the all-conference team.
  • Set school records for career rushing yards in a season and touchdowns in a season.
  • Was a three-time, academic all-state pick in fall, winter and spring seasons.

Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ulysses, Neb.
High School: East Butler HS