Jake Knight
Jake Knight

Player Profile
RS Senior

Riverside, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 265



2005 - Placed 11th in the shot put at the West Regional (55-0.75) ... At Pac-10, finished sixth in the shot with a throw of 57-3.75 ... At the RJ/JJK Invite, threw a season-best 61-4 in the shot and 185-4 in the hammer ... In indoor track, had a best mark of 60-1.75 in the shot at the MPSF Championships (fourth overall) ... Also placed fourth in the shot (60-1) at the Tyson Invite.

2004 - Finished 16th in the shot (59-3.50) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Placed sixth at the Pac-10 Championships in the shot with a personal-best 61-9.75 and seventh in the hammer with a personal-best 191-8.

2003 - Placed 11th in the shot (56-6.75) and 15th in the hammer (181-5) at the West Regional ... At the Pac-10 Championships, placed eighth in the shot (57-0.75) ... Against USC, threw 187-1 in the hammer, placing fourth ... Season-best 59-2.75 in the shot at the Northridge Invitational. Summer 2002 - Earned Verizon Junior All-America honors with a fourth-place finish in the shot (61-9.5) at the USATF Junior National Championships.

2002 - Redshirt season.

High School - Ranked No. 10 in the U.S. in the shot put (63-11.50) .. CIF shot put champion (60-9) ... Won the CIF Masters meet in the shot (62-2) and placed fourth in the discus (170-0) ... At the CA State Meet, finished fourth in the shot (60-7.50) ... Finished second in the shot at the Golden West Invite with a personal-best (63-11.50) ... Received Nike All-America honors as a senior ... Placed second at the CA State meet in the shot put as a junior (61-11) and ranked No. 26 on the U.S. list ... Prep best of 180-0 in the discus.

Personal - Born March 10, 1983 ... Sociology major.

Knight's Best Marks
Shot Put - 61-9.75
Hammer - 191-8