B09, B07 & B02
Jake brings a great deal of playing and coaching experience to the program. A native of Yakima Jake won 2 state titles with his h.s. team (West Valley). He caught the eye of the University of Washington and was recruited shortly thereafter. There he made the playoffs for 4 straight years, won two Pac-10 championships, received All-academic student athlete honors, and most improved player.
After University of Washington Jake was drafted by the Portland Timbers to play. In 2002 he penned his first professional contract with Portland and went on to play 3 years with the club. At the Timbers, he was named the team MVP in 2002 and helped the team win the western divisional championship in 2004 and recorded the 2nd most assists in the league that same year. After Portland, Jake’s playing career took him abroad to England where he played with Halifax town FC and Grimsby Town FC. He returned after 2 years and went on to play for the Whitecaps before being traded to the Seattle Sounders where he won a USL Championship. After a couple years with the Sounders Jake finished out his career with the Houston Dynamo.