Jacob is the owner and founder of BASE. He is a Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), as well as a Certified Functional Strength Coach (CFSC). Jacob is the Pitching Director for BASE. He was drafted by the Houston Astros as a pitcher in the 2018 MLB Draft out of Mississippi State University. He graduated from MSU in 2017 and during his college career, played in 3 consecutive NCAA Super Regionals (2016-2018), as well as the NCAA Men's College World Series in 2018. He also played in the Cape Cod Summer League in 2017 for the Harwich Mariners.