Jake Precious
Jake  Precious
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Ballard

Event:
Free/Back

2016-17: Swam in ten meets ... primary events are the 100 back and 200 back ... Won the 100 back against Cincinnati (52.14) and came in second against Wright State (52.43) and third against Buffalo (50.74) ... placed tenth in the event at the MAC Championships (49.59) ... won the 200 back against Xavier (1:52.52) and Ball State (1:52.80), second against Buffalo (1:52.90) and third at Ohio State (1:54.42) ... took tenth in the even at the MAC Championships (1:48.82) ... placed 16th at the MAC Championships in the 500 free (4:36.53).

2015-2016: Finished first in the 500-yard freestyle vs. Xavier (4:45.69) and seventh vs. Purdue (4:35.96) ... was in the top finishing RedHawk in the 100-yard backstroke vs. Cincinnati (51.63) ... took third in the same event on two occasions vs. Purdue (52.38) and vs. Buffalo (51.52) ... earned tenth in the same event at MACs (49.95) ... in the 200-yard backstroke, took first vs. Buffalo (1:52.28) ... finished second vs. Xavier (1:59.09), vs. Cincinnati (1:52.86) ... earned 10th in the same event at MACs (1:48.99) ... took third in the 200-yard IM vs. Eastern Michigan (2:00.08) ... swam a leg of the 400-yard medley relay vs. Xavier (3:31.32) and vs. Buffalo (3:12.54).

High School: Attended Ballard high school … four-year letterwinner and served as team captain for one … helped lead the Ballard swim team a third-place finish in the state meet … was named to the first-team All-state on two occasions … made the Scholastic All-American cut three years in a row.

Personal: Son of Mary Jean and William Precious … born Dec. 8, 1996 … majoring in supply chain & operations management.