Jake played at Colerain High School and Xavier University. At Colerain, he was awarded 1st Team All-Conference and was selected to the 2010 Mizuno All-Ohio Team. Jake was also a starter for Midland’s 2010 CABA National Championship Team. As a junior in college, he was honored with the Musketeer Award, this is presented to the that athlete embodies Xavier Baseball’s vision of values, work ethic, & culture. Jake went on to coach at the Varsity level at Colerain and Anderson High School. He also coached with former Cincinnati Red, Chris Sexton, on the Cincinnati Hornets summer travel team. Jake has a wealth of experience coaching and developing players that aspire to progress their careers towards the collegiate level and beyond.