Jake Mize
Jake Mize
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Moville, Iowa
High School: Woodbury Central

3-year letterwinner

2016-17 | senior
Enters senior season as Simpson's active career leader with 48 wins. 

2015-16 | junior
Earned third varsity letter, going 14-12 while wrestling primarily at 157 pounds ... also competed at 149 and 165 ... had seven bonus-point wins, getting two pins ... tied for the team-lead with three technical falls ... placed fifth at Simpson's Luther L. Hill Invitational (12/12) and fift at the Buena Vista Open (12/5) ... went 2-2 at 165 pounds at the NCAA Central Region Championships.

2014-15 | sophomore
Put together a productive sophomore campaign, finishing second on the team in wins with a 19-18 record ... started at 149 but wrestled a majority of the season at 157 ... tied for the team lead with seven pins ... went 6-11 in dual competition ... placed fourth  in the 149-pound bracket at the Coe Turkey Open (11/29), going 4-2 ... took third place in the 157-pound bracket at the Cornell Matman Invitational (1/17), winning six straight after losing his first match of the day ... earned second varsity letter.

2013-14 | freshman
Earned first varsity letter ... went 15-17 overall with 8 pins ... finished fourth on the team in wins ... wrestled primarily at 157, going 2-3 at 165 ... won the Williams Invitational and placed second at the Next Man In Nationals ... went 2-5 in IIAC duals. 

High School
A 2013 graduate of Woodbury Central High School ... coached by Adam McElrath ... two-time state qualifier ... finishing 4th at the state tournament at 145 senior year ... participated in state duals in 2012 for 5th place and in 2013 for 3rd ... holds high school record for career record of 177-38 with 122 pins ... part of state qualifying baseball team ... three year letter winner in football ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal
Born June 8, 1995 ... son of Jeff and Becky Mize ... has one brother, Luke, and one sister, Georgia ... majoring in actuarial science and economics.

Record at Simpson
SeasonWt.Record
2013-14157/16515-17
2014-15149/15719-18
2015-16157/16514-12



Overall Record48-47