Jake Polk | Throws
Hometown: Clarkson, Neb.
Previous School: Silver Lake
Major: Elementary Education
2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Prepped at Clarkson high school for two years and then at Silver Lake high school for two years ... He was team basketball captain for two years ... He started for three years and earned three varsity letters ... He earned All-Conference, All-State and All-Area honors his junior and senior years ... His senior year he was picked for the Mike Trader Mid-America All-Star team and the Twin Valley Conference All-Star team ... He also participated in track and football for four years ... He placed fifth at the state track meet in the discus ... In football he was a two year starter and one year team captain ... He also earned All-District honors in football ... He was salutatorian of his class and was on the High Honor Roll all four years.
Born September 2 in Callaway, Nebraska ... Son of Daniel and Debra Polk ... Has two sisters and one brother, Jessica, Katie, and Zach.