Jake Munns
Jake Munns
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
High School: Turnford

Jake Munns Career Records

Sophomore year (2017-18):  Munns was voted to the All-Southern Conference first team for doubles.  He posted a 12-9 overall singles record with a 4-2 league singles mark, playing primarily at flight two, plus a 14-7 overall doubles mark at flight one, with a 5-1 doubles record against SoCon foes.  He opened the season with wins against Florida Atlantic and North Florida.  Munns put together a three-match winning streak beginning March 14 at Rollins and went on to win six out of seven matches through the end of March.  In doubles action, Munns teamed mostly with Cameron Green.  The Paladin duo recorded nine-consecutive wins from the beginning of March through mid-April and scored three-straight wins over Wofford, Mercer, and ETSU, in the SoCon Championships.  Munns was named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll and the ITA All-Academic Team.

Redshirt freshman year (2016-17):  Munns earned All-Southern Conference first team accolades for doubles and second team honors for singles and was named to the SoCon All-Freshman Team, after redshirting the prior season.  He posted a 16-7 overall singles mark and a perfect 7-0 singles record versus SoCon opponents playing primarily at flight four.  Munns won eight of 10 singles matches midseason before posting seven-straight league victories in March in April.  He held on for a 6-3, 6-7(3), 6-0 victory at Wofford on March 28 then came from behind to defeat UNC Greensboro, 6-7, 7-2, 1-0(10-5), on April 7.  Again on April 10, Munns came from behind to preserve his streak with a 5-7, 6-1, 7-5 advantage over Mercer to end the regular SoCon season.  Munns teamed with Adam Steryous at flight one doubles, posting a 17-4 overall record and unblemished 7-0 mark in SoCon play.  The Paladin duo closed out the season with a ten-match winning streak, beginning with victories over Butler and Duquesne during the team’s Spring Break trip and continuing through the SoCon Tournament, where Munns and Steryous beat Mercer, 7-5, in the semifinals.  Munns was named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

Freshman year (2015-16):  Munns was named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

Prep/Personal:  Jake Munns competed for coach Alan Jones at Turnford.  Jake Edmunds John Munns was born on June 24, 1997, in Enfield, Middlesex, to Rebecca and James Munns.  He plans to study accounting.