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Jake  Kelley
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Jake Kelley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Littleton, Colo.

High School:
(Regis Jesuit H.S.)

Height:
5-9

Major:
Real Estate Built Environment


05/01/2018

Pioneers Fall Late; Finish Second at Summit League Championship

Kelley and Korte combine to go 6-under on Tuesday

04/30/2018

Pioneers Battle Harsh Winds to Remain Tied for Lead at #SummitMGF Championship

Denver holds share of team lead after 36 holes

04/29/2018

Korte and Kelley earn All-Summit League Status

Korte to first team, Kelley named second team

04/29/2018

Men’s Golf Sets Tone after Round One of Summit League Championship

Freshman Jackson Solem tied for third after 18 holes

04/28/2018

Pioneers Ready for #SummitMGF Championship

First round set for Sunday


AWARDS
Two All-Summit League Second Team (2015, 2018)
2017-18 All-Summit League Tournament Team

2017-18 (SENIOR)
Appeared in seven tournaments ... logged 21 rounds ... posted a 73.90 scoring average, second lowest on the team ... had five rounds of par or better ... shot a season-low 68 on two occasions ... had one top-five finish, tying for fourth at the Summit League Championship on May 1.

2016-17 (JUNIOR)
Appeared in 11 tournaments ... logged 33 rounds, tied for most on the team ... posted a 75.06 scoring average, good for 18th in the Summit League ... fired a season-low 70 in the Stockton Pacific Invitational on Oct. 28 ... recorded six rounds of par or better ... finished a season-best 22nd at the Tucker Invitational on Sept. 24.

2015-16 (SOPHOMORE)
Finished T-19th in the Summit League in scoring average (75.9) ... Appeared in nine of Denver's 11 events ... Recorded five rounds at even par or better

2014-15 (FRESHMAN)
Earned second-team All-Summit League Honors ... Participated in 10 tournaments ... Finished 11th in his first college tournament, the Ram Masters with a 6-over par effort ... Took 11th place in the Bill Ross Intercollegiate ... Shot opening round 65 at The Goodwin tourney ... Fired a second-round 67 at the Desert Shootout on way to 13th place, 5-under par finish. 

BEFORE DENVER
Varsity on state team last two years ... Averaged a 72 during his senior season ... Won the US Junior Amateur Qualifier and went on to play in the US Jr. AM in Truckee, Calif ... Won the Optimist Qualifier, finished 78-out-of-157 competitiors ... 5A CHSAA Regionals Runner-up ... 5A CHSAA State Runner-up ... Second place at the CJGA ... Was teammates in high school with current DU teammate Chris Korte.

PERSONAL
Born May 20, 1996 ... Son of Jeff and Jeana ... Has one sister, Rachel ... Enjoys fishing in the Colorado Mountains and snowboards in Steamboat Springs ... Chose Denver because of the coaches and facilities ... Also chose DU to learn more and become the most solid student-athlete possible ... Hopes to make the PGA Tour or become a stock broker ... Has been involved in Habitat for Humanity and Café 180, and has done service work at Bal Swan Children's Center and will be working at an early childhood developmental center ... Also is a second degree Black Belt and is a four-time gold medalist in forms and sparring at the US Junior Olympics. Competed Internationally at the US Open and has medaled ... Has taught Taekwondo for three years to both children and adults.

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