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Jake Pearce
Jake  Pearce

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Jenks

Height:
6-0

Event:
Free

02/26/2015

Virginia Finishes Second Day of ACC Championships

Cavaliers sit in fourth place

01/16/2015

Virginia Wins 12 Events on First Day Against Virginia Tech

Corbett breaks school record in women's 3-meter diving

03/28/2014

Kolod Posts Highest NCAA Finish in UVa History

Junior became first diver in school history to advance to championship final at national meet

03/27/2014

Virginia Men Finish First Day of NCAAs

Kolod places 23rd in 1-meter diving

03/26/2014

Virginia Men Start NCAA Championships Thursday

Cavaliers send 12 swimmers and one diver to national meet

Virginia Career Bests
50 Free:
20.00 (T-8th all-time at UVa)
100 Free: 44.40
100 Fly: 49.21

2014-15
• Placed 20th in the 50 free in a season-best time of 20.02 at the ACC Championships
• Posted season-best marks in the 100 free (45.19) and 100 fly (49.33) at ACCs

2013-14
• Part of the 200 medley relay that placed 22nd at the NCAA Championships
• Placed 13th in the 50 free and 21st in the 100 free at the ACC Championships
• Set career-best marks in the 50 free (20.00), 100 free (44.40) and 100 fly (49.21) at ACCs
• Part of the 200 free relay (1:18.39) that ranks fourth all-time in school history at ACCs
• Finished fifth in the 50 free, 13th in the 100 free and 16th in the 100 fly at the Ohio State Invite

2012-13
• Won the 50-yard freestyle (20.33) and 100 free (44.84) in career-best times at the Cavalier Invite
• Also set a career-best in the 100-yard butterfly (49.65) at the Cavalier Invite

2011-12
• Set season-best marks in the 50 free (21.07), 100 free (46.75) and 100 fly (50.19) at the Georgia Fall Invite
• Swam the 50 and 100 free throughout the dual meet season

High School

• Six-time High School All-American
• State record holder in the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle
• Three-time state champion in the 50 freestyle
• Two-time state champion in the 100 freestyle
• Anchored school's state championship 200 and 400 freestyle relay teams as a senior
• Led Jenks to four state championships
• Two-time Tulsa World All-Metro Boys Swimmer of the Year
• Three-time All-Metro team selection
• Two-time Sectional Champion in the 50-meter freestyle
• B finalist at Columbia Juniors and C finalist at Irvine Juniors
• Nationals Qualifier
• Won Superintendent Award and Frank Herold Award

Personal
• Son of Kristin Richardson and Mike Pearce
• Has a younger brother, Marshall
• Enjoys long boarding and wake boarding
• Intends to major in commerce

Schedules

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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