* Notre Dame Catholic High School Honors Program (Lawrenceville, NJ), member of Student Government, President of the Justice Club and member of the Spanish National Honor Society.
Chosen as the Male Athlete Representative for Notre Dame High School - school year 2012/2013
- Starter as Freshman, Sophomore and Junior for Notre Dame Catholic High School Varsity Soccer Team.
- Received All County honors in Freshman (2009) and Sophmore (2010) seasons as a Forward and among County leaders in assists.
- Received All County and All State honors in Junior Year (2011), and among County leaders in goals, assists and total points as a central midfielder.
* NIKE SPARQ Test conducted by Nike officials on November 13, 2011 (Holmdel, NJ):
- Yo Yo Intermittent Endurance = 28 (2011)
- 20 Meter Sprint = 2.9 seconds (2011)
- Arrowhead Test = 7.61 (2011)
SPARQ Overall rating is pending.
* A member of the NJSA04 Soccer Academy since 2005. U-14 USYS Region 1 Finalist; U-14 NJYS State Champion; U-14 US Club Soccer NJ Cup Champion.
* Jake has been an attacking styled midfielder and forward his entire youth soccer career but converted to a defender last season for the academy team.