Jake Mutlu (Lakota West ’15) has recently committed to continue his education and play soccer at University of Cincinnati starting this month. Mutlu attended Cincinnati State as a goalkeeper after graduating from Lakota West and saw a lot of success at Cincy State including All-OCCAC (Ohio Community College Athletic Conference), All-Region 12 team, All-OCSA (Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association) team and was awarded OCCAC Player of the Week twice. Mutlu was also on the Cincinnati State Dean’s List this past fall earning a 3.5 GPA. The Cincinnati State team finished with a national ranking and won the OCCAC Championship this season.
While at Lakota West, the 6’2″ Mutlu was named DI All-State 2nd team, All-Southwest Ohio, First Team All-GMC and DI All-City.
University of Cincinnati finished 9-7-1 for the 2016 season led by Head Coach Hylton Dayes. The team is a member of the NCAA DI division and competes in the American Athletic Conference (AAC).