Jacob's "soulmate" in the house was Sharon Obermueller. Jacob and Sharon were the first couple evicted from the house by Jen Diturno and Parker Somerville due to the Power Couple twist. However, Sharon was brought back into the game after Neil Garcia walked from the game so Jacob finished in 16th place.
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Jacob is an ex-Marine now working as an electrician. He has lived all over the world and attended elementary school in San Diego, California and Okinawa, Japan before moving to Maryland, then Jacksonville, North Carolina. He is single and trying to move on from his last relationship, although he still has feelings for the woman who was his childhood sweetheart.
He describes himself as funny, energetic and caring, and the accomplishment he is most proud of is graduating from Marine Corps boot camp.
His hobbies include wakeboarding, soccer and putting together model cars, and his favorite sports to watch are football and soccer. His favorite television show is "Monday Night Football" and his favorite movie is "The Rock."
Jacob has three tattoos. One is a symbol that his ex made and the other two are crosses. He is religious and a regular churchgoer.
His birth date is May 15, 1984. 
Player History - Big Brother 9
|Week 1||Power Couple||Loss|
|Week||Position||Voted For||With Majority?|
Post Big Brother
- Jacob and Sharon are the first houseguests to be nominated by means other than the Head of Household. They were followed by Jodi Rollins, Danielle Murphree, Kara Monaco, David Girton, Jeremy McGuire, Nick Uhas, Spencer Clawson, Elissa Slater, GinaMarie Zimmerman, Amanda Zuckerman, Glenn Garcia, Nicole Franzel, Corey Brooks, Tiffany Rousso, Paul Abrahamian, Bridgette Dunning, Bronte D'Acquisto, Da'Vonne Rogers, Cornbread Ligon, Monte Massongill, Danielle Lickey, Neeley Jackson, Scott Dennis, Alex Willett, Morgan Willett, Cameron Heard, Christmas Abbott, Jillian Parker, Jason Dent, Jessica Graf, Matthew Clines, Tyler Crispen, Rockstar Lantry, and Jonathan Bennett.
- Jacob is the first houseguest to not be nominated by the HOH and be evicted, along with Jodi, David, Nick, Glenn, Bronte, Cornbread, Monte, Neeley, Scott, Alex, Cameron, Jessica, Rockstar, and Jonathan.
- Jacob was the first houseguest to place 16th in a season.
|Big Brother 9 House Guests|