Jake Residori
Jake Residori
Weight: 174
Year: R-Senior
Hometown: Shorewood, Ill.
High School: Minooka HS
Major: Business Administration

2016-17: First SIUE All-American of the Division I era ... Placed eighth nationally at 174 pounds at the NCAA Division I Championships at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis ... Only wrestler to win a pigtail match at the Championships and earn All-American status ... Defeated both the Big 12 Conference finalists in the pigtail and first round of the NCAA Division I Championships ... His victory over Virginia Tech's Zach Epperley guaranteed an All-American position ... Finished season with a 24-14 record ... Collected 99 career wins not include 2015-16 season wrestling unattached ... Champion at 174 pounds at the Southern Conference Championships ... Defeated Gardner-Webb's Austin Trott 4-1 in the finals ... Collected two falls, one technical fall and five major decisions during season ... Named All-Southern Conference and also was honored as Southern Conference Wrestler of the Week… Received Prairie Farms Student-Athlete of the Week honors.

2015-16: Posted 21-5 record at 174 pounds wrestling unattached.

2014-15: First-ever All-Southern Conference selection for SIUE ... Tabbed the top seed at the SoCon Championship after recording a 6-1 record during the SoCon regular season ... Placed third at the SoCon Championship at 174 pounds ... Only loss at SoCon was to eventual champion Sean Mappes of Chattanooga ... Named Aacdemic All-Conference ... Led team in victories with 27 ... Had two six-match winning streaks during season ... Recorded team best five falls, four of which were in the first period ... Earned major decision over Missouri's Matt Lemanowicz.

2013-14: Earned SIUE's best seed at the 2014 Southern Conference Championships with a No. 2 seed at 174 pounds ... Finished season as one of two SIUE wrestlers with 20 or more wins ... Posted 24-15 overall record and a 14-9 dual meet record .. Provided consistency at 174 pounds with a team-best 5-2 SoCon regular season record ... Tied for second in falls with three and led the team with seven major decisions ... Advanced to the championship match of the SoCon Championships but was injured in title match.

2012-13: Impressed as a freshman, going a combined 24-14 at 165 and 174 pounds...Went 13-9 in dual meets...Placed third at the SoCon Championships at 174 lbs, defeating VMI's John Dommert by a 4-2 decision in the third place match...Tied for the team lead with six pins...Also had one technical fall and one major decision...Started the season by winning six of his first seven matches.

Prep: The 170-pound champion at the Illinois State High School Association championships in February ... Three-time state place winner for Minooka High School ... Finished fourth as a junior and sixth as a sophomore ... Tabbed a scholar-athlete honored as an Academic All-State football player ... Also named conference Most Valuable Player in football ... Parents are Daniel and Susan Residori.