Updated: April 15, 2013
2012-13: Placed on the All-ACC Academic team ... Scored 15 points for the H2Okies at the ACC Championships, placing eighth in the 1650 freestyle and 13th in the 500 freestyle ... Won the 1650 freestyle at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... Took fifth in the 1650 freestyle, eighth in the 400 IM and seventh in the 500 freestyle at Virginia ... Won the 1000 freestyle and 500 freestyle against William & Mary ... Took third in the 1000 and 500 freestyles at NC State ... Placed fourth in the 500 freestyle and fifth in the 1000 freestyle against Tennessee ... Won the 1650 freestyle, while taking sixth in the 400 IM and 500 freestyle at the H2Okie Fall Invitational ... Went undefeated at Georgia Tech, winning the 1650 freestyle and 500 freestyle ... Swepth the distance freestyles at Duke ... Took fourth in the 500 freestyle and fifth in the 1000 freestyle at North Carolina ... Opened the season winning the 1000 freestyle and placing fourth in the 200 butterfly and 500 freestyle.
2011-12: Had a great freshman campaign, scoring 14 points for Tech at the ACC Championships and was named the team's Rookie of the Year ... Finished fifth in the 1650 freestyle, 18th in the 500 freestyle and 22nd in the 400 IM at ACCs ... Placed fourth in the 400 IM at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... Went undefeated against Georgia Tech, taking home the titles in the 500 freestyle and setting a pool record in the 1000 freestyle ... Took home the title in the 1650 freestyle and came in fifth in the 200 butterfly at William & Mary ... Placed third in the 500 and 1000 freestyles against Virginia ... Earned 35 points for the H2Okies at the Yellow Jacket Invitational, finishing sixth in the 1650 freestyle and ninth in the 500 freestyle ... Placed third in the 500 freestyle and fourth in the 1000 freestyle at Ohio State ... Touched the wall second in the 1000 freestyle in the quad meet against Florida State, Duke and UNC Wilmington ... Placed third in the 1650 freestyle with a time of 15:56.91 against North Carolina.
High School: Two-year letterwinner at Mountain View High School … Placed third at the AAAA High School State Championship in the 500 freestyle in 2010 … Swam for the Loveland Swim Club for seven years … Earned the Most Outstanding Swimmer award for three years … Placed ninth at the 2011 LC Juniors in the 1500 freestyle … Earned a ninth-place finish at the 2010 SC Juniors in the 1500 freestyle.
Personal: Jacob Daniel Ores was born June 10, 1993 in Peoria, Ill. ... Son of John and Patti Ores … Has a younger brother, Cole … Majoring in engineering.
Ores' Career Best
|500 Freestyle: 4:24.95||1000 Freestyle: 9:16.93^|
|1650 Freestyle: 15:18.47||200 Freestyle: 1:43.80|
|400 IM: 3:55.72|