Wrestling


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

2013-14: Placed third at the Loras Open at 157 pounds ... Posted a 2-2 record at the Midlands Championships ... Represented Illinois at 157 pounds against SIUE at the Chicago Quad and earned a 5-1 decision victory ... Compiled a 7-3 overall record.

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.

Gingerich's Career Record

YEAR	 W	L	F	Big Ten	NCAA
2010-11	0	4	0	--	---
2011-12	6	5	2	--	---
2012-13	1	4	1	--	---
2013-14	7	3	0	--	---
Total	14	16	3

Updated May 2014

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