CU Softball BIO
15 Kim Jacobson

CREIGHTON CAREER:  2013 (Freshman) – Played in 19 contests with one start as the designated player otherwise helped the Bluejays as a pinch hitter … In 17 at-bats, posted three hits, including two doubles, and seven RBI … Hit .400 in five home games at CU Complex going 2-for-5 at the plate … Notched first multi-RBI game (3) after connecting on a three-run double against Northern Iowa (March 29).

HIGH SCHOOL:  A power-hitting infielder, playing four seasons under Cathy Ann Smith at Conant High School in suburban Chicago ...  Jacobson hit .366 with 10 doubles as a senior … Set single-season school mark with nine home runs in final campaign …  Also posted 39 RBI as a senior …  Helped guide team to first conference championship since 1974 and a regional crown ... Claimed All-Conference honors in final season and honorable mention recognition as a junior …  In offseason with Schaumburg Sluggers cracked six home runs and 48 RBI, while hitting .435 … Joins former Slugger teammate Bri Lingl, on Creighton squad … Honor roll student and member of Environmental Club and PALS … Volunteered at Second City Canine Rescue and Friendship Village Retirement Home.

PERSONAL:  The daughter of Melody and Jeffrey Jacobson ... One sister Jennifer plays softball at the University of Chicago ... Plans to major in environmental science.

Position: Catcher
Height: 5'8"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Schaumburg, Ill.
High School: Conant
Experience: High School