Jacob Kettner | Sprints/Jumps


Year: Junior

Hometown: Salem, Mo.

Previous School: Salem

Major: Exercise Science; Pre-Physical Therapy

2015 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (triple jump)
2015 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (4x800 relay)
2015 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2014 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (triple jump)
2014 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (600 meters, triple jump)
2013 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (triple jump)

High School
Lettered all four years in track and field at Salem High School ... collected first team all-district in the triple jump as a junior ... earned first team all-conference in the triple jump three times ... garnered first team all-conference twice and second team once in the 400 meter dash ... ran to first team all-conference recongition in the 800 meters as a senior ... qualified for the state championships in the triple jump as a junior ... led the Tigers to conference titles as both a sophomore and junior ... played basketball for four years ... as a senior, earned conference MVP, first team all-conference and all-district recognition on the hardwood ... named honorable mention all-conference as a junior ... received the Salutatorian award.

Born on May 5, 1994, in Rolla, Mo. ...  son of David and Tana Kettner ... has two older sisters ... interests outside of athletics include church and music.