ODU Sailing BIO
Jake Spracher
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Jake Spracher 1372768
Position: Skipper
Height: 6'1"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hampton, Va.
High School: Kecoughtan

2014-2015: Finished 5th Division B at the MAISA Dinghy South Fall Qualifier (5th overall) ... Placed 7th Division B at the David Lee Arnoff/HWS Fall Regatta (8th overall) ... Participated in the Graham Hall Team Race (11th overall) and the St. Mary's Team Race (8th overall) ... Made the 2014 Fall Dean's list ... 

2013-2014:Placed 3rd in the Robert P. Arrigan Memorial Regatta.

2012-2013: 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 13th in the MAISA Laser #2.

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: 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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