The senior was the Scholar-Athlete of the Year for wrestling in addition to earning First-Team All-Academic honors.
Levi Cooper had an impressive upset over the tournament's No. 7 seed in his final career tournament.
Radford, Meredith and Cooper all face win-or-go-home scenarios on Friday in Des Moines.
The Sun Devils will take part in the event beginning Wednesday, March 20 and continuing through the rest of the week.
The Sun Devils have their highest cumulative team GPA in the last seven years.
Arizona State (2012-2013): After redshirting the 2011-2012 season, Jake Meredith came back for his last season to finish strong with a record of 26-9 and ended his senior dual career with a pin... Meredith was honored with the Scholar-Athlete of the Year along with First-Team All-Academic honors at Pac-12 Championships...Posted a third place finish at the Las Vegas Invitational...He was ranked in the nation's top-10at 197 pounds for the majority of the year and was the runner-up at the weight class at the Pac-12 Championships...He was the highest seed for a Sun Devil entering the NCAA Championships as the nation's No. 9 seed...
Arizona State (2011-2012): Redshirted the 2011-2012 season due to a knee injury...
Arizona State(2010-11): Continued to be one of the team leaders and highest performers as a true junior... Amassed a 23-16 record on the season at 184 while going 10-8 at duals... Advanced to his first NCAA Championship Won the 184 title at the Pac-10 Championships (2009-10): Finished the year with a 12-13 overall record and went 8-7 in duals at 184 pounds... placed fourth at the Pac-10 Championships, improving by two places from his first appearance... upset No. 7 Jerome Ward (Iowa State) with a 3-2 decision at a dual held in Tempe... face six foes ranked in the Top 9 during the season (1-5)... went 4-2 against Pac-10 foes in duals before going 2-2 at the conference tournament... (2008-09): Opened the year as a redshirt and won the 184 title at the Embry-Riddle Open before being called upon to become the starter at 184... eventually went on to finish sixth at the Pac-10 Championships... posted an 11-12 record with a 5-4 mark in dual competitions... scored a 13-0 major decision over Tim Hawkins (CS Fullerton) in the Pac-10 Championships... recorded both of his pins in the first period, including one at 2:53 at the Reno Tournament of Champions... lost a pair of matches in overtime, including one in the first tiebreaker round... went 3-2 in home duals.
High School: A graduate of Temecula Valley High School (Temecula, Calif.)... lettered in wrestling four times and captained the team twice... twice placed among the Top 8 at the California state meet... took runner-up honors as a senior after placing seventh in his junior year... also finished seventh at the Senior Nationals... 2008 Reno Tournament of Champions runner-up... won the 2008 5 Counties Tournament... combined to go 102-15 over his final two seasons of competition.
Personal: Major is exploratory... parents are Larry and Mary Meredith... has three siblings: brothers Pat and Buck and sister Shari... born September 1, 1989, in Temecula, Calif.... hobbies include surfing and wakeboarding... full name is Jake Robert Meredith.
CAREER STATISTICS FOR MEREDITH