Tokay’s Jakob Schallberger enjoying stellar senior season
Tokay Tigers wrestler Jakob Schallberger, top, is off to a fast start in his senior season.
- Jakob Schallberger at a glance
Family: Heidi and Louie Schallberger, parents; two brothers, two sisters.
Favorite sports team: Indianapolis Colts.
Most memorable wrestling moment: Getting first at the Gordon Hay Tournament tournament this year.
"It was really tough," Schallberger said.
Most memorable sports moment: Clearing a height of 14 feet, 5 inches in the pole vault last spring to break a 19-year old school record. The performance far surpassed his previous high of 13-8.
Worst sports moment: Hyperextending his wrist at the Calaveras tournament last year.
New sport you'd like to try: Football
Must-see TV: "How I Met Your Mother"
Posted: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:00 am
Jakob Schallberger has long been a top grappler for Tokay High, but Tigers coach Rod Gaines said his senior standout has grown especially confident this past year:
"When he's wrestling, he's wrestling to win."
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:00 am.