Jake Bennett Biography

Jake Bennett is an American personality who is famously known as a baseball player and committed to the University of Oklahoma for the collegiate level games. He is a left-hand batsman and left-hand thrower, generally playing at the position of starting pitcher.

Early Life

Jake Bennett is 22 years old because of his birth on 2nd December 2000. He was drafted by the Washington Nations during MLB June Amateur Draft 2019 in the 39th round from the side of Bixby High School in Bixby, Oklahoma. Jake completed his high school back in 2019 and thereafter he went to the University of Oklahoma (Norman, OK), where he has been pursuing his education in management.

Jake Bennett Career

High School Career

Jake Bennett went to Bixby High School in Bixby, Oklahoma, where he received his primary education. He was selected in the 39th round of the MLB Draft 2019 by the Washington Nations and was rated as the top player in the list of the left-hand pitchers in Oklahoma by Perfect Games. He remained an all-state selection in 2019 Oklahoma after he had a record-making 1.46 ERA while playing baseball in his high school.

Among the various honors, he has received the honor of being named a three-time Tulsa World All-World honorable mention. While playing as a junior in his high school, he struck out 54 batters in 35.2 innings and made the record of 5-1 with a 2.30 ERA. in the year 2017 while playing as a sophomore, he posted the record-making ERA of 1.70 and while playing as the freshman he went 5-0 while posting the school-record of 0.62 ERA.

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Season 2020

Jake earned the title of Freshman All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and had three career starts on the mound because of the short season of the COVID-19 pandemic. He went 3-0 with 0.75 ERA and a combined score of a shutout. In his first collegiate start, he struck out with 7 seven batters and had the run for 4 hits with a walk and 4.0 innings while playing against Texas Southern on 19th February. He scored perfect frames with 4.0 and 9 strikeouts while playing against Arkansas-Pine Bluff on 4th March. Next on 10th March, he had the 4.0 pitched scores and went scoreless with three strikeouts, 2 hits, and 2 walks while appearing for the first time at UT Arlington on 10th March 2020.

Season 2021

Jake began with 16 appearances and 13 starts on the mound. He went 4-5 with a 6.34 ERA and had the registry of 60 strikeouts with 13 over 55.1 innings. He struck out 5 and had a total of 7 hits along with 2 runs and 6.0 innings at Baylor on 22nd May. Jake had the toss of 1.2 and went with scoreless frames while playing against Texas Tech on 16th May 2021. While playing against Kansas State on 17th April, he notched 6 strikeouts in 4.1 frames. He struck out 6 along with a run on 2 hits and 5.0 innings while playing against Arkansas State.

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He had a career-high 10 strikeouts and allowed 2 runs on 2 hits with a walk and 5.0 innings while playing against Omaha on 22nd February. In the summers of the season 2021, he played for the Bourne Braves in the Cape Cod League, where he posted a 2.89 ERA along with a total of 7 appearances and 6 starts and had the strike out of 20 batters over 28.0 innings.

Jake Bennett Biography

Real Name William Jacob Bennett
Birth Date 2 December 2000
Age (as of 2022) 21 Years
Birth Place Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Profession Baseball Player
College
Qualification

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 6” – in Centimeters – 198 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 106 kg  –  in Pounds –  234 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown

Family

Father Robert Bennett
Mother Julie Bennett
Sister
Brother

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Girlfriend None

Personal Life

Jake Bennett is very much secretive in his life. Either he is not having a girlfriend or is too busy to depict all these relationships. Also, seeing his social media profiles, it seems that he is very much inactive and most of the time stays active only for his games. On his Instagram profile that goes by his real name, he posted only one picture on 31st December 2020 showing his Sooners’ shirt with the caption, “Stay tuned #year 2”. Since then, he has posted no other picture either on-field or off-field.

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Jake Bennett Net Worth

The net worth of 22 years old Jake Bennett would be too early to depict. This is because he is recently committed to the University of Oklahoma for his collegiate baseball career and his recent academic career too. One thing is sure, he belongs to a good background and well-supported family with good financial status. Also, he must be getting good pay as the prize money after appearing in various championships and plays. For the moment, Jake’s estimated net worth would be somewhere around $500,000.

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