Jake Maier
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Jake  Maier

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
La Habra, Calif.

High School:
St. Paul HS '15

Last College:
Long Beach City College

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
QB

Major:
Human Development


11/21/2017

UC Davis collects 10 All-Big Sky and specialty awards

Keelan Doss and Jake Maier named Big Sky Offensive and Newcomer of the Year; Wesley Preece joins that duo on one of three all-conference teams; five Aggies receive honorable mention

11/18/2017

Aggies' second-half surge leads to thrilling Causeway Classic

UC Davis scores 26 unanswered points; running backs trio helps team post season-high total

11/15/2017

Football crosses Causeway for annual rivalry game

Join other UC Davis football fans at Athletics' pregame tailgate in Lot 7, which will begin at noon

11/11/2017

Doss sets new single-season record in home finale

Fourteen UC Davis seniors honored before the game; O’Brien becomes inaugural member of the Aggie Pride Wall during halftime ceremony

11/08/2017

Aggies host Southern Utah in home finale

Pregame ceremony will honor program's 14 seniors; halftime event will feature Ken O'Brien as he becomes the first member of the Aggie Pride Wall

2017: BIG SKY CONFERENCE NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR... ALL-BIG SKY CONFERENCE THIRD TEAM OFFENSE... WALTER PAYTON AWARD WATCH LIST... CFPA MIDSEASON WATCH LIST... CFPA NATIONAL PERFORMER OF THE WEEK (OCT. 3)... HERO SPORTS OFFENSIVE HERO OF THE WEEK (OCT. 30)... COLLEGE SPORTS MADNESS BIG SKY PLAYER OF THE WEEK (OCT. 30)... BIG SKY OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK (OCT. 30)... STATS FCS NATIONAL PLAYER HONORABLE MENTION (OCT. 30)... ROOT SPORTS PLAYER OF THE WEEK (NOV. 6)... Started all eleven games played as a sophomore transfer... Finished with 306 completions in 446 attempts for 3669 yards and 26 touchdowns, with just ten interceptions.. Had an 152.47 pass efficiency rating and averaged 331.6 offensive yards per game... Set a new school record with 306 completions in a single season, beating the former record of 296 set by Greg Denham in 2008... Set a new school record for 300-yard games in a single season with nine, beating the former record of seven set by JT O'Sullivan in 2000, and tied the record for consecutive 300-yard games at five... Led the conference in efficiency (152.5), and second in passing average per game (333.5) and total offense yards per game (331.6)... In the home opener against San Diego, thew for three touchdowns and 369 yards, the most recorded against a Division I opponent since Montana State visited Davis in 2014... In the next home game versus North Dakota, threw for 415 yards, the first 400-plus yard game since 2008... Threw a career-high 459 yards against Cal Poly for four touchdowns, earning him Big Sky Offensive Player of the Week, STATS FCS National Player honorable mention, HERO Sports Offensive Hero of the Week and College Sports Madness Big Sky Player of the Week... The next week at Idaho State, finished with 358 passing yards, becoming the first quarterback in nearly a decade to record 3000 yards (the threshold was last reached by Greg Denham in 2008)... Finished the season at Sacramento State by throwing for 325 yards, earning him nine of the 17 300-plus yards game thrown by Aggie quarterbacks in the Big-Sky era.

LONG BEACH CITY COLLEGE: Earned Southern California Football Association Central Division Offensive Player of the Year as a redshirt freshman in 2016... Added first-team all-state accolades... Played for head coach Brett Peabody... Completed 268 of 422 (.635) for 3,689 yards and Association-leading 38 touchdowns against just 8 interceptions... Set school records for both passing yards and TDs... Earned SFCA Player of the Week three times that year, including career-high 6-touchdown performance vs. Canyons... Team finished with No. 9 national ranking and 47-41 victory over Bakersfield in Western State Bowl... Passed for career-best 477 yards and 5 TDs in that title game.

SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY: Redshirted in 2015.


ST. PAUL HS '15: Selected as school's Athlete of the Year as a senior thanks to all-league performances in both baseball and football... Second-team all-area pick as a senior QB... Two-time All-Angelus League first-team honoree in football... Most recently played for head coach Rick Zepeda... Passed for 1,221 yards and rushed for 348 more in 2014... Combined for 20 touchdowns (9 passing, 11 rushing)... Totaled 1,059 passing yards and 5 TD strikes in 2013... Voted as team's Scout Player of the Year as a sophomore, Offensive MVP as a junior, overall MVP as a senior... Batted .360 as a senior center fielder, garnering team MVP and second-team All-Southern Section acclaim... Became just the second two-time team captain in school history... Graduated with 3.7 grade-point average, earning San Gabriel Valley Scholar-Athlete of the Year nod... Also an SPHS Scholar-Athlete and High School Ambassador.


PERSONAL: Born in Fullerton, Calif.... Planning to major in managerial economics... Parents are Jim & Lori Maier... Active with his church and SPHS campus ministry... Attended Kobe Bryant's 81-point as an eight-year-old fan in January 2006.