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Jake Keating

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Position
Redshirt Junior
Class
Naperville, Ill.
Hometown
Naperville Central
High School

2019-20
• Competed in two open tournaments at 165 pounds as part of his redshirt season
• Placed in both tournaments, posting a 5-3 record on the season
• Finished sixth at the Midlands Championship (12/29-30) in an unattached capacity
• Defeated No. 11 Cael McCormick of Army in the second round at Midlands
• Finished fourth at the Shorty Hitchcock Memorial Open (1/11) with a 3-2 record

2018-19
• Posted a 17-13 record wrestling at 157 pounds
• Went 13-9 in dual matches, including a 2-3 mark in ACC duals
• Led the team in wins by technical fall with six on the season
• Had 10 bonus-point victories with three wins by pinfall, six tech falls and a major decision
• Second on the team with 59 dual points tallied
• Posted wins by technical fall in matches vs. West Virginia, No. 22 Utah Valley and No. 21 Lehigh at the South Beach Duals (12/29-30)
• Defeated eventual All-American No. 11 Christian Pagdilao (Arizona State) by pinfall at Virginia Duals (1/12)
• First-place finish at the Wolfpack Open (11/18)

2017-18
• 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
• 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)

HIGH SCHOOL
• 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

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

Weight Class Overall Record Dual Record ACC Dual Record Dual Points
Scored
ACC Championship Record NCAA Championship Record Major Decisions Tech Falls Pins Fastest Pin
2017-18 149/157 25-15 0-4 0-1 0 0-0 0-0 5-2 4-1 10-4 0:40
2018-19 157 17-13 13-9 2-3 59 1-2 0-0 1-2 6-2 3-3 2:15
Career 42-28 13-13 2-4 59 1-2 0-0 6-4 10-3 13-7 0:40

*Denotes redshirt season which does not count in career records