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6-3 / 265
Rated a two-star prospect by Scout.com and Rivals.com.
Four-year letterman at Bear Creek High School in Lakewood, Colo.
Served as team captain in 2012.
Helped protect two young quarterbacks and a young backfield that produced 11 rushing TDs on the year.
Honorable mention 2012 all-state by the Denver Post.
In the Bears' 7-4 season of 2011 he helped block for a 2,000-yard passer and a rushing attack that galloped for nearly 2,000 yards and 22 TDs.
For the second consecutive season, advanced to the second round of the Colorado state playoffs before falling 21-14 to Mullen.
Earned All-Colorado first-team honors as a junior.
Head football coaches were Tom Thennel and Zach Morris.
Personal: Given name Jake Bennett...born on April 4, 1995 in Denver, Colo. ... parents are Bryan and Cathy Bennett... has one older brother, Austin, who is a sophomore on the Colorado Mesa University football team... undecided on a major at CSU.... Hometown: Morrison, Colo.