|Hometown:||Buena Park, Calif.|
|High School:||La Mirada, Calif.|
TITANS `08: Made 31 appearances for the Titans, primarily out of the bullpen Made a pair of midweek starts on Mar. 11 versus San Diego and Mar. 18 at Pepperdine His longest outing of the year came on Mar. 7 against Southern Miss when he tossed 5.2 innings of two-hit, shutout relief while striking out six to earn his first career win Also struck out a season high six batters on Mar. 28 vs. UC Riverside as he hurled three shutout innings in the Titans 16-inning, 7-6 win Struck out his older brother, Sean, a pinch-hitter for LMU on Apr. 1, in their only career meeting, en route to striking out the side in one inning of work Had five consecutive outings without surrendering a run from Mar. 28 to Apr. 5, tossing 5.1 innings, allowing just two hits and striking out 11 without issuing a walk
LA MIRADA HS: Was a four-year letterman for Head Coach Kim Brooks at La Mirada High School Helped the Matadores win four consecutive Suburban League Championships and reach the CIF Southern Section quarterfinals, semifinals and finals in three of his four seasons Was a three-time All-CIF first-teamer (2005-2007), earning the Suburban League's Most Valuable Player Award in 2005, and Most Valuable Pitcher Award in 2006 and 2007 Was a combined 24-5 with three saves and 242 strikeouts over his last three seasons Also played outfield for the Mats when he was not pitching.
PERSONAL: Born on November 12, 1988, in Torrance, Calif. Mom is Amie Dovel, his father, Thomas, is deceased Full name is Jason Thomas Dovel Nickname is JD Has one older brother, Sean, a former catcher at Loyola Marymount Majoring in business Models game after Detroit's Dontrelle Willis Superstition is jumping over the foul line Favorites include: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (team), Chris Farley and Will Smith (actors), Rush Hour 2, Malibu's Most Wanted, Bad Boys 2 (Movies), The Bible (book), TQ, Komo, Thrice, Saosin (musical artists), going to the beach (hobby), myspace.com, youtube.com, facebook.com (websites).
DOVEL'S CAREER HIGHS
Innings Pitched - 5.2, Mar. 7, 2008 vs. Southern Miss
Strikeouts - 6 (2 times), Last on Mar. 28, 2008 vs. UC
Hits Allowed - 3 (7 times), Last on June 7, 2008 vs.
Runs Allowed - 6, Mar. 18, 2008 at Pepperdine
Earned Runs Allowed - 6, Mar. 18, 2008 at Pepperdine
Walks Allowed - 3 (2 times), Last on Apr. 22, 2008 vs. Arizona