01/10/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Stockton (Sacramento), CA Jacob continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a bright future on the diamond. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He uses his body through the blocking process, centering balls out front. Receiving/blocking skills show as excellent tools that will play well at the next level. Pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 2.08 with accuracy/carry (80 mph velocity) on his throws. At the plate, hitting/power have improved through a squared setup. Hands are quick (84mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He has strength in his swing and stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Lower half works well through the swing and he shows a plus feel for the barrel.