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    Jacob Berkowitz
    Jacob Berkowitz

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Scarsdale, N.Y.

    High School:
    Scarsdale

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 184



    12/12/2013

    Northwestern Returns Home Sunday for Dual vs. SIUE

    No. 9 `Cats feature six wrestlers ranked in Top 20

    03/09/2013

    Welch, McMullan Into Big Ten Finals, Four Wildcats Secure NCAA Bids

    Finals air live on the Big Ten Network Sunday at 1:30 p.m.; Harger, Greco going for third

    03/09/2013

    Welch, McMullan Punch Ticket to NCAAs, Wrestle in B1G Semis

    Returning All-Americans in contention for Big Ten title, Session II begins at 5 p.m. CT

    03/08/2013

    Final Seeds and Brackets Released for 2013 B1G Championships

    Competition begins Saturday at 10 a.m. CT

    03/06/2013

    Second Season Begins at 2013 Big Ten Championships

    Wildcats begin the postseason in Champaign, look to qualify all 10 wrestlers for 2013 NCAA Championships

    2012-13 Northwestern Match-by-Match Results Get Acrobat Reader

    2012-13: Posted 7-20 record on the season while wrestling unattached and on the varsity squad ... Made first career start, wrestling at heavyweight, Jan. 13 vs. Nebraska ... Wrestled two matches at heavyweight ... Made 184 lbs. dual debut Jan. 20 ... Captured first dual win, a 7-5 decision, vs. Bryan Loughlin (NIU) on Feb. 8 ... Compiled a 5-10 record while competing unattached before entering the starting lineup (2-10 on varsity) ... Competed at 2013 Big Ten Championships ... Wrestled 96 kg in freestyle at the 2013 ASICS University Nationals.

    High School: 2012 New York state runner-up ... 2011 New York state qualifier ... Two-time New York Section I, Division I champion (171 lbs., 182 lbs.) ... Fourth-place finish at the 2012 Eastern States Classic ... Named to the Journal News First Team in 2011 and 2012 (171 lbs., 182 lbs.) ... 2012 All-State, All-League, All-Section ... 2011 All-League and All-Section ... 2010 All-League ... School record for most career wins (135) and single-season wins (51) ... Four-year letterwinner and two-year captain ... Competed in the New York - New Jersey Charity Challenge All-Star Dual Meet ... Member of Iowa Style Wrestling in 2011-2012 ... Also played football for three seasons.

    Personal: Born Jacob Daniel Berkowitz ... Son of Clive and Leslie Berkowitz ... Chose Northwestern over Binghamton, Maryland, Franklin & Marshall and New York ... Major is undecided.

    Season Overall W-L Dual Meet W-L Big Ten W-L Dual Points For-Against Big Ten Champs. NCAA
    Champs
    Pins For-Against Tech Falls For-Against Major Dec. For-Against
    2012-13* 7-20 2-8 0-6 6-29 DNP -- 1-2 0-1 1-3
    Career 7-20 2-8 0-6 6-29 -- -- 1-2 0-1
    1-3

    *Includes matches while competing unattached