Jake Jones

Nazareth’s Sonny Sasso and Saucon Valley’s Jake Jones win Luciano pinner awards

If you wrestled Nazareth’s Sonny Sasso or Saucon Valley’s Jake Jones this season, there was a good chance that you were pinned. Sasso pinned 33 of his 46 foes en route to an unbeaten season and a PIAA Class 3A championship at 189 pounds. “I’ve always been a pinner,” Sasso said. “I won a pinner award at the VEWL and on my middle school team. ... I love winning wrestling matches, and I love ...
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CMU's Jake Jones named MAC pitcher of the week

For the second consecutive week, a Central Michigan arm has won individual conference honors. Oak Forest, Illinois senior Jake Jones was named the Mid-American Conference Pitcher of the Week. It's the first weekly honor for the Murray State transfer. A right-handed pitcher, Jones tallied two wins last weekend in his...
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PIAA wrestling: Saucon Valley’s Jake Jones realizes dream since he was 6

Jake Jones was 6 years old when he first came to Hershey’s Giant Center with friends and fellow wrestlers Travis Riefenstahl, Jared Blobe among others. They sat in the upper level while looking down on the Saturday parade of champions and dreaming of one day being a part of it all. Jones doesn’t have to dream anymore. The Saucon Valley junior made the Class 2A final at 172 pounds with a 5-4 ...

PIAA wrestling: Saucon Valley’s Ty Csencsits, Jake Jones letting it fly

Ty Csencsits took the first chance he had in Thursday’s PIAA Wrestling Championships opener to show he is sticking to his simple game plan. “I’m just going to let it fly,” the Saucon Valley senior said. “Should I have tried that lat drop? Probably not. But it ended up working. Csencsits hit the lat drop to deck Wyoming Area’s Connor Wrobleski in 69 seconds to advance to the Class 2A 189-pound ...

Humans of OSU: Jake Jones

Since he could walk OSU junior Jake Jones was hunting. Jones, an entrepreneurship and marketing major from Mustang, is formerly the OSU Ducks Unlimited Chapter president, and continues to hunt and spread the message of conservation around the campus and the state. Ducks Unlimited is a nonprofit conservation organization with...