Jake Rourke
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Jake Rourke

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chatham, Ill.

High School:
Glenwood

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195

Position:
WR

Experience:
3L

2007: Played in all 11 games and caught passes in five contests ... hauled in three catches against Northern Iowa and Youngstown State ... ranked third on the team in yards-per-catch (12.4) ... posted a season-best 41 receiving yards against Northern Iowa, where he caught his lone touchdown pass of the season.

2006: Participated in all 13 games as a wide receiver ... led the team with a 21.6 yards-per-catch average ... fourth on the team in receiving yards ... caught at least one pass in 11 of his 13 games played ... caught his first-career touchdown pass against Central Arkansas ... also had a career-high 66 receiving yards, including a career-long 61-yard catch, in the win over UCA.

2005: Played in seven games, all as a reserve ... recorded two catches for 24 yards total ... caught only two passes of the season against Murray State.

Glenwood HS: A two-time all-state selection ... hauled in 34 catches for 800 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior ... also returned three punts and two kickoffs for touchdowns during his senior season ... three-time all-conference selection ... participated in the Shrine All-Star Football Game ... coached by his father, Dan ... also lettered in track and field ... member of the honor roll.

Data: Born 4-27-87 in Garland, Texas ... son of Dan and Julie Rourke ... youngest of four children ... major: university studies.

CAREER STATISTICS

Avg.

YEAR G-GS Rec. Yards TD Long
2005 7-0 2 24 12.0 0 13
2006 13-0 16 345 21.6 1 61
2007 11-7 9 112 12.4 1 27
TOTAL 31-7 27 481 15.5 2 61

CAREER SINGLE-GAME HIGHS
Receptions: 4, twice
Receiving Yards: 51 at Youngstown State
Touchdowns: 1, twice
Longest Receptions: 61 vs. Central Arkansas, 2-9-06