Jake Wray
Jake Wray
Height: 6-4
Weight: 210
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lockport, NY
High School: Starpoint
Position: Hurdles

2013-14: Competed in two indoor and three outdoor track events as a junior...tallied season-best times of 23.60 in the 200 and 8.14 in the 60 hurdles indoors...outdoors clocked top times of 23.30 in the 200, 14.49 in the 110 high hurdles and 57.55 in the intermediate hurdles.

2012-13: Picked up a fourth place finish at the Indoor MAC Championships in the 60m hurdles race with a time of 8.13 seconds...recorded a ninth place finish at the Outdoor MAC Championships in the 100m hurdles in a time of 14.40 seconds...his season-best 200m dash time of 23.23 was turned in at the Wake Forest Open...ran the anchor leg for the 400m relay team that finished in 42.84 seconds at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge.

2011-12: Finished fourth in the 60m hurdles (8.32) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Set indoor season-best 60m hurdles mark of 8.27 at Penn State Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup. Placed 10th in the 110m hurdles (15.00) at the MAC Outdoor Championships. Posted UB’s top outdoor 110m hurdles time of 14.87 at the Rochester Relays.

High School: Won three letters at Starpoint High School for coach Brian Lasher. Finished third in the Division I 110m hurdles championship and fourth in the Federation final at the 2011 New York State Outdoor Championships. Won ECIC and Section VI titles and was named Athlete of the Year by the Niagara Gazette. Also earned three letters with the Spartans football team.

Personal: Born January 7, 1993. Son of Robert and Catherine Wray. Has one brother (Sam) and one sister (Emma). Favorite food is chicken fingers. Favorite TV show is Pretty Little Liars. Cousin of Arizona Cardinals tight end Rob Housler, who he lists as his favorite athlete. Lists actor Chris Hemsworth as the celebrity he most looks like. Majoring in communication.