Boxing Profile


Name:  Jake Waltermate

Hometown:   Neillsville,W

Age:  14

Month you were born:  October

Height:  5 ft 9 in

Weight:  145 lbs

Coach's Name:  Dale Berger

Gym Name: Community Boxing Club

Boxing Style: Straight Ahead Boxer

School: Neillsville Public School

Grade:  8th

Titles Won: WI State JO, Region #6 JO, WI Silver Gloves, ​Region #4
Silver Gloves

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College:  UW-Madison 

Music Group: Chris Brown

Song:  'With You'

Drink:  Grape Gatorade

Getting to know Jake Waltermate

How did you get involved with boxing?

My brother started and then I followed in his footsteps 

How old were you when you began boxing?

12 

What do you love most about boxing?

The one on one competition 

What is your strength in the ring?

Speed and power 

What are your goals in and out of the ring?

My goal in boxing is to become a national champion. Outside of the ring is to attend UW-Madison to earn a degree in criminal justice. 

What are your hobbies outside of boxing?

Football and hunting deer, turkey and coon

Do you play any other sports?

Football, wrestling and baseball 

Who is your greatest influence and why?

Coach Berger because he pushes me the most to the best of my abilities. 

What is something interesting about you that most people don't know? 

That I am a nice guy.

How many brothers and sisters do you have?

2 brothers and one sister, I am the baby 

Does any one else in the family box?

My brother used to 

Who are your mentors?

My coaches 

What do you like about our LBC?

Meeting all the kids that box out of Wisconsin 

What would you like to see improved in our LBC?

Having more boxers get involved in the sport

What do you think is a quote to live by?

No pain no gain

​If you had the chance, who would you like to meet?

Floyd Mayweather Jr., I always wanted to meet him and see him fight live 

How could you describe your life in three words?

​I'm Just Jake

Wisconsin Boxing

Our mission in Wisconsin is to positively impact aspiring athletes both male and female by providing them with guidance to achieve a higher performance while developing personal discipline, a sense of community pride and involvement and strength of character through the sport of amateur boxing