Daniel Jacobson
Daniel Jacobson
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Solon
Position: Diving
Major: Mechanical Engineering

School Records:

1 meter 11 dives – 486.50

Career Bests:

1 meter 6 dives – 458.20
3 meter 6 dives – 468.05
3 meter 11 dives – 465.65

Career: Graduated as school record-holder in the 1-meter, 11 dives competition (486.50 points)…six-time UAA Diver of the Week…three-time UAA All-Academic…CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention…CWRU Bill Sudeck Rookie of the Year. 

2013-14: Earned fourth varsity letter…UAA All-Academic honoree for the third season in a row and CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention…named UAA Diver of the Week on December 9…posted career-high marks for 1 meter, 6 dives and 3 meter, 6 dives at Wooster Invite (December 5-7)...14th on 3-meter board at NCAA Diving Regional.

2012-13: Earned third varsity letter and served as a team tri-captain as a junior…named UAA All-Academic for second straight season…ran UAA Diver of the Week total to five times with selections on November 5 and January 22...posted career-best point totals throughout the season in the 3-meter, 6 dives (431.15) and 3-meter, 11 dives (465.65)…ranked first on the team with a score of 408.80 in the 1-meter, 6 dives competition…placed 17th on both the 1-meter and 3-meter boards at the NCAA Diving Regional.

2011-12: Earned second varsity letter despite missing a majority of the season due to illness…named a UAA All-Academic honoree…runner-up on the 3-meter board (405.65) at the Wooster Invitational on December 3.

2010-11: Earned first varsity letter as a freshman…turned in a standout rookie campaign with school record in the 1-meter event (486.5) and then school record on the 3-meter (441.75) board…placed second on the 1-meter board and fifth on the 3-meter at the UAA Championship…three-time UAA Athlete of the Week on November 23, January 10 and January 24…recipient of the CWRU Bill Sudeck Rookie of the Year award.

Personal: Earned four varsity letters at nearby Solon High School…finished in the top 10 in Ohio in both 2009 and 2010…All-American in 2010…All-Northeastern Ohio Conference performer in 2009…National Merit Commended…son of Mark and Deborah Jacobson.