Jake McQuaide
Jake  McQuaide


Cinncinnati, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 234


Buckeye Bits: veteran long snapper whose experience and leadership make him a key contributor for the Buckeyes ... will help guide the Ohio State corps of specialists ... excellent technician who studies his craft

2009 (Junior): second season as the Buckeyes' regular long snapper ... Top Ten Tenacious three times ... second-year letterwinner

2008 (Sophomore): long snapper on punts and placements for the Big Ten champions ... earned a scholarship beginning autumn quarter ... special teams dog tags: Ohio, Wisconsin ... first-year letterman

2007 (Freshman): rotated with Dimitrios Makridis and Jackson Haas on long and short snaps for the Big Ten champions

2006 (Redshirt): joined the Ohio State football program as a walk-on ... took a redshirt his first season at OSU

High School: tight end who had 10 catches for 125 yards as a senior at Elder High in Cincinnati ... had no unplayable snaps as a junior or senior ... earned the Mr. ZIP award for basketball at Elder ... National Honor Society ... Student Council communications officer

Personal: son of Bev and Kevin McQuaide ... has two sisters, Maureen and Katie ... 2008-09 Big Ten all-academic ... an aeronautical and astronautical engineering major