HT/Wt.: 6'0" / 165
HOMETOWN: Dublin, CA
Playing career: Started playing organized hockey at the age of four for the Tri-Valley Blue Devils hockey club out of Dublin, California. Played with the Blue Devils for fourteen seasons and has won one State Championship, one Norcal championship and countless holiday tournaments. Jake was one of the founding members of the Dublin High School Hockey Team when he was a freshman and became Captain of the team his junior year. His school won the East Bay High School Hockey Championship as a senior in their undefeated season and has won numerous Offensive Team MVP awards.
Personal bio:Son of Joseph and Janay Minton. Has a younger brother named Jared who currently plays club hockey at Arizona State. Chose to attend Boise State because of an academic scholarship and the outdoorsy nature of the City of Boise. Favorite music is classic rock. Favorite MLB team is the San Francisco Giants. Enjoys playing golf, snowboarding, playing guitar and hanging out with friends in his spare time.
Jake is currently serving as Treasurer of the Hockey Club.