Rising Senior – Jake Slaughter (Trinity Catholic)

We are recognizing the top athletes from the Class of 2021. It will include athletes from the following counties: Alachua, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Levy, Marion, and Union.

Name: Jake Slaughter
School: Trinity Catholic (Ocala)
What sports will you participate in during your senior year? Football and possibly track & field
What position(s) will you play? Offensive line and probably throw in track
Stats: 6’5 295 lbs; 5.1 40
Achievements (Academic and/or Athletic): 4.4 GPA and All-County
Favorite high school sports moment so far: Beating Trinity Christian (Jacksonville) in the playoffs in 2019
Favorite quote or favorite coach saying: “You can always give effort regardless of skill or talent.”
What are you looking forward to most about your senior year: “Making a deep run into the playoffs with my teammates.”
Goals for your senior season: “Be a dominant team in the state of Florida.”
College offers, interests, or commitments: Committed to the University of Florida