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 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 Bachelors 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 2011 and 2012 WVIAC Commissioner’s Honor Roll and the 2012 WVIAC Senior Scholar Athlete Award.
Jacob currently resides in Clarksburg, is a certified athletic trainer working with Liberty High School Athletics. Prior to Liberty HS, he was athletic trainer for the AB women’s lacrosse and softball teams.