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    Jake Gingerich
    Jake Gingerich
    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Bourbonnais, Ill.

    High School:
    Bradley-Bourbonnais

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 157

    Birthdate:
    06/02/1992

    10/26/2012

    Expectations High for Illini in 2012-13

    The Illini return four All-Americans, one Big Ten champion and host conference championship

    11/06/2011

    Six Illini Win Titles at Loras Open

    Sixteen place in top six in tournament's gold bracket

    2012-13: Competed in two open tournaments ... Went 0-2 at the Harold Nichols Cyclone Open and 1-2 at the Northern Iowa Open ... Defeated Northern Iowa's Curt Maas with a pin in 23 seconds.

    2011-12: Compiled a 6-5 record ... Placed sixth at the Loras Open with a record of 4-3 ... Wrestled in the Lindenwood Open ... Competed in eleven matches.

    2010-11: Redshirt season ... Went 0-4 competing unattached in open tournaments, 0-2 at both the Loras Open and Michigan State Open.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Qualified for the 2010 IHSA Class 3A state tournament ... Earned a Southwest Suburban Conference title in 2010, the first by a Bradley-Bourbonnais wrestler ... Recorded more than 30 wins in both 2009 and 2010 ... Earned three varsity letters for wrestling, two for football ... 2010 Academic Excellence Award.

    PERSONAL: Born on June 2, 1992 ... Parents are Michael and Kimberly Gingerich ... Enrolled in the general curriculum ... Has one brother, Jared, and one sister, Kaitlyn ... Hobbies include playing guitar and ultimate Frisbee.

    Updated October 2013

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