Year Junior
Hometown Atlanta, Ga.
High School Westminster Schools
School: CC
Birthdate January 01, 2020


2009-10: Honorable mention All-American ... finished 11th in women's sabre ... made All-American for the third straight year ... won 12 bouts at NCAA Championships ... qualified for NCAAs after strong showing at NCAA Northeast Regionals ... second team All-Ivy League ... won 12 of 16 bouts at round-robin event ... swept all seven bouts on first day of the competition, helping the Lions to three straight wins ... also won all seven bouts in multi-team meet vs. NYU, Sacred Heart and Vassar ... swept all three bouts against Penn State at St. John's Invitational.

2008-09: Second team All-American after going 15-8 in women's sabre at NCAA Championships ... second team All-Ivy League after winning 14 of 18 bouts at Ivy League Championships ... posted 9-0 mark in tri-meet vs. NYU, Sacred Heart and Vassar ... won all three bouts in Columbia's win over Ohio State at NYU Invitational ... finished eighth at Louisville North American Cup.

2007-08: Second team All-American ... finished sixth at NCAA Championships in sabre, winning 17 of 23 bouts ... earned silver medal at NCAA Regionals ... gained bronze medal at IFA Championship, beating Harvard’s Allie Sneider for third place ... first team All-Ivy League after winning 14 of 18 bouts at Ivy League Championships ... went 12-3 against nation’s best at NYU Invitational ... won all eight of her bouts vs. NYU, Sacred Heart and Vassar.

Outside Experience: Ranked 32nd nationally in Senior Women’s Sabre ... nation’s seventh-ranked Junior ... member of the United States Cadet World Team ... competed, as a teammate of fellow Columbians Abby Caparros-Janto and Nicole Ross, at the 2006 Cadet World Championships in Taebek City, Korea ... veteran of national and international fencing.

At Westminster Schools: Did not fence.

Personal: English major ... fell in love with New York City at the age of eight when her father David brought her to the city while attending a fencing world cup ... sister, Emily, is a 2008 Columbia graduate and four-time All-American with the Lions ... father and sister, Sada, fenced at Yale ... Jacoba Jane Jacobson, b. February 26, 1989 in Atlanta.

Career Record:

2007-08:  34-7
2008-09:  54-20
2009-10:  42-28

Overall:  130-55

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