Jacob is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). He was born and raised in Clarksburg, WV, and graduated from Robert C. Byrd High School in 2009. At RCB, he was a four-year starter for the soccer team and a kicker for the football team. He was named to the All-Harrison County and All-Big 10 Conference teams and was a member of the winningest soccer team to play at RCB in 2007.
After graduation, he attended Alderson Broaddus College where he was a starter for the soccer team and studied athletic training. He graduated from AB in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training and a minor in Strength Training and Conditioning. He was also a graduate of the AB Honors Program. Some of his accolades include the 2011 and 2012 WVIAC Commissioner’s Honor Roll and the 2012 WVIAC Senior Scholar-Athlete Award.
Jacob currently resides in Clarksburg and is a certified athletic trainer working with Liberty High School Athletics. Prior to Liberty HS, he was an athletic trainer for the AB women’s lacrosse and softball teams.