07/27/2023 - Southwest Championships 17U, powered by Baseball Factory's Team One Jakob is an athletic OF in the 2025 class. Defensively, he has a relaxed feel and can slow the game down. Footwork is smooth and works behind the baseball. Gains a quick 1st step and creates positive angles inside the baseball. Has an athletic fielding position and fields out in front of his eyes. Can redirect the baseball back to the dirt with clean and loose actions. Has a 3tr arm slot and working to throw the top of the baseball will increase his depth. Can stop the free 90 with his accuracy to the target. At the plate, he has loose hands and a wide stance. Has a controlled stride and creates a compact swing. Proves to be a solid contact hitter with juice to the gaps. Overall, solid 2025 prospect.