Hometown: New City, NY
High School: Clarkstown South High School
As a junior (2017-18)
Finished 21st in the double sculls and 23rd in the quadruple sculls at the USRowing Youth National Championships... Earned a bid to the USRowing Youth National Championships at the USRowing Mid-Atlantic Youth Championships in the varsity quadruple sculls.. Won gold in the junior varsity quadruple sculls at the Long Island Rowing Championships... Won gold in the junior varsity sculls at Cooper Cup... Captured bronze in the junior boys openweight 2k event at the HRRA Indoor Sprints... Rowed nearly 100 miles during Rockland's winter training trip in Austin, Texas
Rockland Rowing Awards
Broken Oar Award Recipient (Spring 2018)
Three-time Scholar-Athlete Award Recipient (Fall 2017, Winter 2017 and Spring 2018)
Jake's most memorable sporting achievement is racing four times in one day at Youth Nationals... The most influential people in his sporting career are his family, teammates, and his coach Veli Etropolski... In his free time Jake enjoys computer programming/coding and robotics... He plans to study biomedical engineering and computer science and row in college.