3-star TE Jake Peters

Jake Peters, a 3-star tight end from San Margarita Catholic High School in San Margarita, California has been in contact with the Oregon coaching staff. We spoke to Peters about his recruitment and here is what he had to say.

 Jake Peters

Congrats on the Hawaii offer, have you happen to have any contact with the Oregon staff?

JP: Yes, I have talked with Coach Cristobal, and tight ends (Graduate Assistant) Coach Gilbertson. 

What did Coach Cristobal discuss with you?

JP: Just checking in with me a lot. 

How much interest in the Ducks do you have? Do you feel like they are close to an offer?

JP: I have a lot of interest. Not sure where my recruiting is going after getting this last offer. Hoping for the best. 

You injured your Achilles last season, how is recovery going?

JP: Yes, I had surgery last June. I am back to 100%, and feeling good. 

Great to hear! Were you teammates with TE Grant Calcaterra? I know the new staff really liked him and offered.

JP: Yes, Calc is one of my good friends. 

You attended Oregon junior day correct? Was that your first time to visit Eugene?

JP: Yes, I did, my sister goes to U of O and so I have been there a few times. 

What year is your sister? Does she play any sports?

JP: She is a sophomore. She had offers to play at smaller schools, but fell in love with Oregon campus. 

Do you have any plans for summer in regards to camps or visits?

JP: Probable no camps after getting hurt at one last year. Not sure about visits yet. 

You got hurt at a camp, is that is how you hurt your Achilles? What happen?

JP: Kid was holding me on a route and stomped the back of my Achilles and calf. Had surgery a week later. 

What your current height/weight?

JP: I weigh 235, and am 6-5. 

Do you play any other sports?

JP: Yes, I play basketball. 

What do you like to do for fun or to relax away from sports?

JP: I love surfing, and am always at the beach. It will be tough to leave Cali but if I find a school I love, I have no problem leaving. 

Thanks for the update!

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