Jake graduated from Marshwood High School in 2009, from there he attended Division III Thomas College in Waterville, ME. He was a 2-time conference pitcher of the week and a 2-time all-conference team selection. Jake is in the top 5 in school history for wins, innings pitched, and career strikeouts. In 2018 he and his 2012 teammates were inducted into the Thomas College hall of fame. Jake has been with Seacoast Baseball since 2015 and is currently the Pitching Coordinator for the program.