At the base of Rib Mountain, Jake turned laps at State Park Speedway for the first time at the age of 13. Jake raced weekly in the Minicup Division and at the time was the youngest driver on track. That year, 2003 Jake was awarded the "Driver of Tomorrow" award and started an illustrious career in Minicups from 2003 - 2008.
Fast forward to 2020, Jake climbed back in the driver seat for TWRacing competing weekly at Dells Raceway Park. Jake gain valuable seat time throughout the year.
In 2021 Jake made vast improvements and was named Dells Raceway Parks Most Improved Driver. Scoring his best finish of 2nd, three top 5, five top 10, and 7 appearances in the Fast Dash in 2021. For 2022, the team has built a new car with the expectation of running for a championship.
2003 State Park Speedway "Driver of Tomorrow"
2004 State Park Speedway Track Champion (Minicups)
2005 Lake Geneva Small Car Nationals Champion
2007 King of the Corn (Won every Indiana race with CSR Supercup Series)
2021 Most Improved Driver, Dells Raceway Park