University of Iowa Athletics

#20 Jake Mangler

Height 6-0
Weight 190 lbs.
Class Sr.
Hometown Clinton, Iowa
High School Clinton
Jake Mangler - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

Hawk Item — Ranks among the top 11 in five categories in Iowa history… had a school-record 528 assists, tied for third in singles (183), fourth in at-bats (741), ninth in hits (215), and 11th in games played (188).

2015 — Started every game as Iowa’s second baseman and hit in the two hole in 53-of-59 games… hit .291 (72-of-247) with 72 hits, 32 runs, and a team-best 33 RBIs… had 30 walks, tied for the 13th-most in the Big Ten… tied for second on team 21 multi-hit games (13 two-hit, seven three-hit, one four-hit)… hit .311 (28-of-90) with runners in scoring position with 20 two-out RBIs and .563 (9-for-16) with a runner on third and less than two outs… hit safely in 43 games and has reached safely in 49 games… reached base safely in 23-straight games from Feb. 21-April 4 — the second-longest streak of his career… hit a team-best .333 (4-for-12) at the Big Ten Tournament, including a 2-for-4, one run performance vs. Indiana (5/22)… hit .462 (6-of-13) with a double, triple, and three RBIs against Nebraska (4/25-26)… went 3-for-5 with a double, triple, and run scored in game two… went 2-for-5 with a double and two runs, scoring the game-tying run in bottom of ninth against Northern Illinois (4/22)… posted a .429 (6-for-14) with six RBIs in series against Northwestern (4/17-18)… went 3-for-5 with the game-winning RBI single in bottom of the ninth inning in the opener (4/17) and 3-for-5 with a career-high five RBIs in game two (4/18)… hit .333 (4-of-12) in three-game series at No. 16 Maryland (4/10-12)… went 3-for-4 with a double, run, and RBI in game two (4/11)… drove in the 100th run of his career at Western Illinois (4/1)… went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and a double in middle game against No. 19 Indiana (3/28)… posted a .357 (5-of-14) with three runs and three RBIs at Kansas (3/20-22), posting two-hit contests in games one and two… hit .474 (9-of-19) with four RBIs at Houston Baptist with multi-hit games in 3-of-4 games, including a career-best 4-for-5, two-RBI performance in game three (3/16)… posted a .357 (5-of-14) average in three-game series at Middle Tennessee (3/7-8)… went 2-for-4 in the opener and 3-for-6 with an RBI in game two… had a season-high three hits, going 3-for-5 with three RBIs in series finale against Cincinnati (3/1)… had a bases-clearing double in top of 13th in Iowa’s 5-0 win… named to the Big Ten Players to Watch list… voted as one of four team captains by his peers.

2014 Honors — Second-team All-Big Ten… ABCA first-team All-Mideast region. 2014 — Started 51-of-52 games at second base and one in left field… hit .315 (68-of-216) with 38 runs and a team-high 45 RBIs… was second on the team in doubles (11), walks (21) and hit by pitches (11)… went 5-of-7 on the base paths and posted a .980 fielding percentage… finished sixth in the Big Ten in hit by pitches (11), seventh in RBIs (45) and 12th in on-base percentage (.397)… had 20 multi-hit (14 two-hit, six three-hit) and a team-high 13 multi-RBI games… has hit safely in 41-of-52 games… had a 10-game hitting streak and a 29-game reached base streak during the season… hitting .382 (26-of-68) with runners in scoring position… hit .400 (6-of-15) with five RBIs and three runs at Purdue (5-15/17)… went 2-for-5 with two RBIs in game two before going 3-for-5 with three RBIs and three runs and a triple in the finale… went 2-for-5 with two runs in an 8-3 win over Upper Iowa (5/7)… hit .429 (6-of-14) with seven total bases, two runs, and an RBI against South Dakota State (4/25-26)… hit .308 (4-of-12) in three games against Northwestern three RBIs and two runs scored… hit .444 (4-of-9) with three RBIs and six total bases in two games against Kansas (4/8-9)… went 2-for-4 with one run in game one and 2-for-5 with two doubles, three RBIs and a run in game two… batted .357 (5-of-14) in three games against Indiana (4/5-7), including a 3-for-5, one run performance in game one… hit .417 (5-of-12) in three game series against Nebraska, which included a 3-for-4, two run, two RBI performance in the finale… roped a go-ahead RBI single through the left side to give Iowa a 5-4 lead… hit .357 (5-of-14) with five runs and five RBIs at the Snowbird Classic… finished 3-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs against Saint Joseph’s (3/16)… went 2-for-4 with two runs and three RBIs in the series finale at Kansas State (3/9), which included his first career home run… tied a career-best with a 10-game hitting streak from Feb. 15-March 2… registered game-winning RBI single against Maine to send Iowa to a 13-12 come-from-behind victory… hit .429 in the Stetson Invitational (6-of-14) with a team high seven RBIs… posted a team-best .462 batting average in four games at the Snowbird Baseball Classic… had back-to-back two-hit games against Ball State (2/22) and Nebraska Omaha (2/23)… went 2-for-2 with two RBIs and a double against Ball State and 2-for-3 with three runs against UNO… hit .333 with two runs and two RBIs with two multi-hit games in the opening series at Austin Peay.

2013 — Played in 39 games making 38 starts at second base… missed nine of the last 10 games due to an ankle injury… tied for third on the team in RBIs (18), and ranked fifth on the squad in runs scored (19) and hits (38)… hit .288 in Big Ten play… hit at a .305 (32-of-105) clip against right-handed pitching… fielded 42 double plays, which ranked eighth in the Big Ten… had a six-game hitting streak from March 2-10… posted an 11-game reached base streak from March 1-22, setting a career-high… had nine multi-hit games, including a season-best three hits Feb. 16 at Austin Peay… totaled eight fielding assists April 13 against Kansas State, becoming the first Hawkeye since Jason White on May 18, 2007, to record eight or more assists in a contest… led the team with 127 assists, ranking 11th in the Big Ten… started one game at Purdue, going 1-of-2 on May 16… went 4-of-13 (.308) with four runs and an RBI in Iowa’s three-game series with Penn State (April 20-21)… scored two runs in the opener at Penn State, tying a career-best…collected a hit in each game against Nebraska (April 5-7), finishing the series 4-of-9 (.313) at the plate… went 6-of-15 (.400) with three RBIs at the Snowbird Classic… tied career-bests in hits (3) and runs scored (2) on Feb. 16 vs. Austin Peay.

2012 — Played in 37 games, while making 32 starts at second base… hit in the No. 3 spot a team-high 14 times… hit .287, tallying 37 hits in 129 at-bats… drove in 20 runs and scored 14… recorded four doubles and one triple… tallied 42 total bases and stole three bases… notched 10 multi-hit games, including two, three-hit contests… registered three multiple-RBI games, including a season-high four RBIs against Youngstown State (March 4)… ended the season with a 10-game hitting streak, the fourth-longest of any Hawkeye during the year… batted .297 during conference play… hit .382 against righties and .387 with two outs… notched seven two-out RBIs… named to the Riverview Inn Classic All-Tournament team for his efforts at Austin Peay… recorded four hits, a team-best seven RBIs and scored three runs during the three-game tournament… saw first career action on Feb. 25 against George Mason… notched first career hit on Feb. 26 versus Virginia Tech.

2011 — Redshirted.

High School — Named first team all-conference four times… four-time all-district and two-time all-state honoree… hit over .400 all four years… helped lead team to conference runner-up finishes in 2008 and 2010… served as team captain as a junior and a senior… holds school record for career hits … earned three letters in football, earning first team all-conference honors… two-time all-conference honoree in basketball… four letters earned in track… member of 3.0 academic club.

Personal — Born Dec. 19, 1991… son of Todd and Karen Mangler… high school coach was Trent Showden… leisure studies major.