2011-12 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Sat out the year due to an injury ... made the Dean's List and the Athletics Director's Honor Roll both semesters.
2010-11 • REDSHIRT SEASON: Sat out the year as a redshirt ... made the Dean's List in the Spring.
2009-10 • FRESHMAN SEASON: 2010 Southern Conference Freshman of the Year after posting an 18-8 overall record ... 12-3 in dual matches and 6-2 in tournaments ... named SoCon Wrestler of the Month for November and Wrestler of the Week for the last week of November ... won the 2009 Hokie Open at 174.
PRIOR TO UTC: 2009 graduate of Ooltewah High School in Ooltewah, Tenn., where he was a four-year member of the wrestling team for head coach Wendell Weathers...won the 171-pound state title as a sophomore and senior...finished second during his junior season and third place as a freshman at 160...earned All-American honors at the NHSCA Senior Nationals when he finished fifth...member of the BETA Club.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jake Ryan Young...born June 5, 1990...son of Tim and Robine Young...has a younger sister, Kelsey...father, Tim, played two years of college football at Carson-Newman...majoring in Business Entrepreneurship.