Cornerstone University and head baseball coach David Mitroff are pleased to announce the signing of Jon Stewart, a middle infielder from Rockford High School in Rockford, Mich. As a junior at Rockford, Jon hit .337 with a .410 on-base percentage. Sporting a .972 fielding percentage, Jon earned the Gold Glove award for his team and was also named Academic All-State.
When asked about his choice to attend Cornerstone University, Jon said, "It has always been my dream to play the sport I love in an atmosphere where the God I love is put first along with a good education. I know I can expect all of those things at Cornerstone."
Head baseball coach David Mitroff said, "Jon is our first signee in the 2014 class. He possesses all of the attributes we are looking for in a student athlete at Cornerstone. Jon has an outstanding work ethic both on the field and in the classroom. We are excited to add another great young man to our program."