13 Jake Hower
13 Jake Hower
Height: 6-1
Weight: 160
Year: So.
Hometown: Lake Forest, Calif.
High School: El Toro
Position: Mid/Def
Major: Computer Information Systems


2011: Opens his second season with the Spartan side ... should be more comfortable this year having a full season of college soccer to his credit ... possesses good size for the college game … will look to push for minutes this season.

2010: Appeared in five contests for the Green and White during his rookie year ... recorded one shot on the season ... part of York's fifth Capital Athletic Conference Tournament championship and sixth straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament.

Personal: Is a computer information systems major … is the son of Joseph and Jackie Hower … born on April 18, 1991 … played club soccer for Orange County Kings … club team was CIF champions … top scorer on club team … high school team ranked #2 in nation, #1 in county … names Dennis Bergkamp as the person he most admires because “of his cool head under pressure” … hobbies include paintball, computers, and gaming ... chose York because of ”soccer and academics" … lists his most significant athletic achievement as “winning the CIF championship and being named top scorer for that club season” … his most memorable athletic moment at York is winning the 2010 CAC Tournament and getting into the NCAA Tournament ... after graduation he plans on working with soccer.