NAME: Jake Giesler
SCHOOL: Newport Central Catholic High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2011
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: 2010 state football champs
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’7”-240 lbs
RESIDENCE: Ft. Thomas, Ky
PARENTS: Matt & Amy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “Both parents”
FUTURE GOAL: Continue basketball career in college, get a degree
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: A 2-sport star, in basketball Jake is a 3-year starter and has scored 1,000+ career points. He helped lead the ‘Breds to the 9th Region all A Classic title and was named to the all-tournament team.
Big games this season include those vs. Covington Catholic (30 points-10 rebounds), Lafayette (25 points-22 rebounds) and Lloyd (25 points-10 rebounds), to name a few. "Jake has made himself into one of the top players in the state of Kentucky,” says Coach Grant Brannen. “He is our leader and has a bright future ahead of him in basketball and life.” Jake was also a 2-way starter this past season for the 13-2 Kentucky class 2A state champion football team and was named 1st team all-NKY and 1st team all-state. A National Honor Society student active in community service, Jake’s
favorite athlete is Shaquille O’Neal, favorite entertainer is Daniel Tosh, favorite book is Outsiders, favorite movie is Happy Gilmore and most-like-to-meet is Jesus.
COACH’S QUOTE --“Jake is not only the best player in Northern Kentucky, but he is one of the best in the state. His leadership and unselfishness have helped our team take the Lloyd Invitational Tournament and the 9th Region All A title." – Grant Brannen, Basketball Coach.
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