Jack Blake

8 athletes commit to college sports
Photo by Ethan Broer ’19 | (Back row left ot right) Matt Leonard ’17, Matt Kempton ’17, Noah Pittenger ’17, (front row) Jack Blake ’17, Patrick Wintergalen ’17, Caleb Moore ’17 and  Rexx Tessler ’17 all pose for a photo after signing their letters of intent on National Signing day Feb. 1. Moore and Leonard will attend Lake Forest for football, Pittenger and Tessler will play football at U of…
Swim team aims for 29th straight state title, seeks national championship
Photo by Andrew Brown ’18 | Brophy swimmers leap into the pool to begin a freestyle race. By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP The swim team hopes to capture its 29th consecutive state championship this season and aspires to win its first national championship since 2005. The team is returning most of its roster from the previous season, hoping for personal growth and better times in the state meets. “We…
Blake returns to Spain, competes before Olympic Trials
Photo by Michael Placenti ’19 – Jack Blake ’17 pulls ahead in 200m Freestyle at the home meet on Thursday, Sept. 10. Blake looks to do well this season, as he prepares to try out for Spanish Olympic team. By Tyler Conrad ’17 THE ROUNDUP Brophy swimmer Jack Blake ’17 competed in Spanish nationals this summer, winning first place in the 50mm freestyle, and placing in the 100mm against other…
Swimmer Blake sets sights on Olympics, competing for Spanish team
By Chase Bayless ’15 & J.P. Hajjar ’16 THE ROUNDUP Swimmer Jack Blake ’17 officially acquired dual citizenship in Spain with the hopes that he will compete for the country’s swim team in the upcoming Rio 2016 Summer Olympics. As a frequent visitor of the country and whose mother was born there, Blake said he felt comfortable with his decision and liked his chances of making the team. “I knew…