Jake Schatz

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Jake Schatz
Full name Jake Schatz
Date of birth (1990-07-25) 25 July 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Springwood, Queensland, Australia
Height 190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 103.5 kg (16 st 4 lb)
School ACGS
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Blindside Flanker / Number Eight
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2010– Reds 65 (25)
Current local club Sunnybank
correct as of 14 July 2014.

Jake Schatz (born 25 July 1990 in Springwood, Queensland) is an Australian rugby union player. He currently plays as flanker or Number 8 for the Queensland Reds. Schatz made his debut for the Reds during the 2010 Super 14 season.[1] He was educated at the Anglican Church Grammar School.[2]

Jake was selected as the 2008 QLD Premier Colts player of the year. He captained Sunnybank to the 2008 QLD Premier Colts premiership.[3]

Jake toured with the 2008 QLD Reds development squad on their end of season trip to Ireland and France.

Jake was named captain of the Australian U20 team for the 2010 Junior World Championships in Argentina.[4]

Jake was awarded the QLD Reds 2010 Rookie Of The Year prize.[5]


  1. ^ "Jake Schatz". Queensland Rugby. Retrieved 2010-06-13. 
  2. ^ Mason, James (2011). Churchie: The Centenary Register. Brisbane, Australia: The Anglican Church Grammar School. ISBN 978-0-646-55807-3. 
  3. ^ http://www.redsrugby.com.au/qru/qru.rugby/page/66757
  4. ^ http://www.rugby.com.au/news/under_20s/2010/schatz_named_australian_under20s_captain,138975.ht ml/news/archive/section/21893
  5. ^ http://qru.com.au/library/reds_players/schatz,_jake,67312.html/section/40810

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