Jake Dastrup
Jake  Dastrup

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lindon, Utah

High School:
Pleasant Grove High School

Height:
5-3

Event:
FX, PH, V, PB

Club:
U.S.O.T.C.

04/24/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/11/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

03/06/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

02/07/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

01/23/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

02/18/2016

Ohio State-Penn State 2016

Photos by Walt Middleton

02/05/2016

Ohio State vs. Michigan

No. 3 Ohio State defeats Michigan in Ann Arbor.

10/16/2014

MGYM: Photo Day

The men's gymnastics team held its annual photo day for the 2014-15 season on Wednesday. Photos by Kirk Irwin.

Athletic Achievements
2017 All-American (pommel horse)
2017 Second Team All-Big Ten

Academic Achievements
2016-17 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2015, 2016, 2017)
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Personal Bests
Floor Excercise - 15.400
Pommel Horse – 14.900*
Parallel Bars - 15.400
Vault - 15.150
Scores with asterisks are from 2017-2020 FIG Code of Points

2017 (Junior)
Earned All-America honors on the pommel horse with a score of 14.550 (seventh place) to help Ohio State earn runner-up honors at the NCAA Championships … also added to the team score at NCAA Championships on the floor (13.150) and parallel bars (14.200) … assisted Ohio State in winning back-to-back conference titles with a season-best score of 14.450 on floor, 13.450 on pommel horse, 14.200 on parallel bars, and a 14.050 on the vault … won gold thrice on the parallel bars against UIC (14.750), against Michigan (14.700) and at the Arnold Challenge (season-best 14.800) … finished first on the floor (14.000) and pommel horse (career-best 14.900) against UIC and Michigan, respectively … placed second at the Big Ten event finals on the parallel bars with a 14.300 … garnered silver on the parallel bars at the Windy City Invitational with a readout of 14.200 … finished in second on the vault at a dual meet against Illinois with a season-best score of 14.400 … registered a third-place finish on the parallel bars at Penn State with a score of 14.500 … earned bronze on the pommel at the dual meet against UIC with a score of 13.700 … earned a trio of fourth-place showings on the floor against Michigan (13.950), at the Arnold Challenge (14.150) and against Illinois (14.400) … also placed fifth on the parallel bars at the dual meet against Illinois with a 14.100 … registered a sixth-place finish on the floor at the Big Ten individual finals with a readout of 14.050 … finished eighth on the pommel horse at the Arnold Challenge with a readout of 13.500.

2016 (Sophomore)
Featured on pommel horse (11th, 14.650) and parallel bars (22nd, 14.250) at the NCAA championships (April 16) ... competed on pommel (eighth, 14.800) and parallel bars (seventh, 14.350) at the NCAA Qualifier (April 15) ... finished 14th on pommel horse at the Big Ten Championships (April 1) ... posted a 15.150 on floor to claim fourth, a 15.100 to claim second on pommel horse and also competed on parallel bars in a tri-meet with Oklahoma and Air Force (March 7) … tied his personal-best of 15.400 to claim a second place finish on parallel bars and competed on floor, vault and pommel horse at the Arnold Challenge (March 1) ... earned a second-place tie on pommel horse against Penn State (Feb. 13) with a score of 15.100; placed seventh on vault (14.800) and also performed on floor exercise … finished third on floor exercise (14.800), sixth on the pommel horse and tied for seventh on vault (14.750) against Michigan (Jan. 30) … represented Ohio State at the 2015 U.S. National Qualifier ... Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2015
Redshirted.

2014 (Freshman)
Competed in every meet for the Buckeyes in all four of his events consistently ... competed at the NCAA qualifier on floor, vault, pommel horse and parallel bars (April 10) ... Big Ten team finals competed on floor, vault, pommel horse and parallel bars ... Big Ten event finals placed ninth on parallel bars (March 28-29) ... captured first-place victories on both floor and pommel horse with scores of 15.400 against Oklahoma and Temple (March 15) ... achieved his career high of 15.150 on vault at the Stanford Quad (March 8) ... placed third on pommel horse and vault and notched a career high of 15.050 on parallel bars to earn a second-place finish against Cal-Berkley (Feb. 14) ... placed third on floor at Michigan (Feb. 1) ... Ohio State Scholar Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State
Trained and competed at the U.S. Olympic Training Center under coaches Vitaly Marinitch and Andriy Stepanchenko ... competed at the 2013 P&G Championships, placing seventh on pommel horse ... also competed at the 2013 Men's Junior National Olympic Championships, claiming first place on pommel horse and third in the all-around ... finished in eighth place on pommel horse at the 2013 Winter Cup ... competed at the Winter Cup, Junior National Olympic Championships and Visa championships (2011) ... placed third on pommel horse at the Visa championships (2010) and fifth on pommel horse at the national qualifier (2010) at the junior level ... placed first on pommel horse and third on floor exercise at the 2010 Junior Olympic National Championships.

Personal
Son of Mat and Kaylyn Dastrup ... has three siblings, Tad, Barrett and Blake ... majoring in sports industry ... plans to work in the sports industry or attend PT school after graduation ... favorite pastimes include spending time with family and friends.