Jake Savitts - Rifle - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Senior
  • High school Indian Valley

At Kentucky: Posted the seventh best 563.2 smallbore average on the team in 2006-07 and finished tied for ninth on the team with a 566.6 average in air rifle … Redshirted during 2005-06 campaign.

Prior to UK: Won three Pennsylvania state championship silhouette titles … Won Pennsylvania State Championship in smallbore and air rifle in 2001 and 2002 … Placed third at the 2001 National Smallbore Silhouette Championship … lettered in wrestling, cross country and track at Indian Valley HS.

Personal: Full name is Jake Wayne Savitts … Parents are Keight and Jean Savitts … Has one brother, Luke (21) … Born on Sept. 19, 1985 in Milroy, Pa.

Coach Mullins on Savitts …
“Jake has grown a lot over the past three years as a shooter and a student. I am very excited for him to have a great season this year. Last year he was very close at the end to making it to the NCAA’s as an individual but fell short right at the end. I think this season he will see some of those goals come through for him.”

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