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Jake Keating
Jake  Keating


Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central



Cavaliers Experience Success At 2018 US Open Championships

Quinn Miller takes third place and earns chance to wrestle at Junior World Team trials


Three Cavaliers Win Titles At Mat Town Open II On Saturday

Keating, Kennerly and Peck win titles, Book takes third at this weight class


Four Cavaliers Place At Cleveland State Open Saturday

Sam Book, Jake Keating, Fred Green and Brian Kennerly all place to lead Virginia

Posted a 25-15 record while wrestling at 149 and 157 pounds
Tallied a team-leading 10 wins by fall, going 10-4 in matches decided by fall
Posted a fourth-place finish at the Clarion Open (11/5) to start the season
Pulled his redshirt to see first dual action at the Journeymen Duals vs. Kent State (11/11)
The match against No. 18 Casey Sparkman (Kent State) was his only at 157 pounds on the year
Turned in a second-place finish at the Mat Town Open (11/17)
Sixth-place finish at the Cleveland State Open (12/16) with a 5-1 record
Claimed the championship at the Mat Town Open II (2/17)
Turned in a fourth-place finish at the National Collegiate Open (2/25)

Four-year letterwinner at Naperville Central under head coaches Rob Porter and Noah Fitzenreider
Two-time team captain, serving as a junior and a senior
All-State selection
Named Team Most Valuable Wrestler
Place-winner at Illinois State Championships
DVC Champion
Illinois Freestyle National Team Member

Son of John and Ann Keating
Has three brothers: Nick, Leo and Owen


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