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  Jake Spracher

Jake Spracher

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Hampton, Va.

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ODU Sailing Heads to America Trophy, Emily Wick Races This Weekend

The coed team seeks to qualify for the ICSA Dingy National Semis later this month in Hampton


ODU Takes Fourth at Greater New York Dinghy Regatta

Monarchs took fourth in Throggs Neck and sixth in Geneva in their races over the weekend


Sailing Travels to Maryland for a Pair of Races

Both ODU teams are ranked nationally this week


Fifth Place Finish in ODU Open Headlines Weekend for Old Dominion

The ODU coed team is ranked 12th nationally this week


Four Races on Tap for ODU Sailing This Weekend

Both the coed and women's ODU sailing teams are ranked No. 11 nationally this week


2012-13: Opened up the fall season with a fourth place finish in the A Division of the Riley Cup while coupled with Haley Garst... Individually, took 13thin the MAISA Laser #2... Started off the spring season with a seventh place finish in the B Division of the ODU Open while coupled with Katelyn Talley... Claimed a seventh place finish in the B Division of the Greater New York Dinghy Regatta alongside Colin Voigt.

2011-12: Took third with Jaclyn Hollander in the MAISA Open B Division Race and seventh with Alexa Cavalieri in the Riley Cup B Division Race... Came in second with Jaclyn Hollander in the B Division of the ODU Spring Open... Placed first in the B Division of the MAISA Spring Open with Alexa Cavalieri.

Prep: Sailed as a skipper at Kecoughtan High School in Hampton, Va... Team captain in junior and senior seasons... Received the Clyde W. Winters Award for excellence in junior sailing from the Hampton Yacht Club in 2009.

Personal: Born July 14, 1993... Son of Tim and LuAnn Spracher... Favorite movie is Anchorman... Favorite food is crab legs, burritos and omelets... Enjoys playing keyboard in a band and writing and producing his own music... Competed in summer sailing regattas and coached sailing at the Hampton Yacht Club before attending ODU... Majoring in electrical engineering.

Jake Spracher

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