Jacobs, a native of Greer S.C., played collegiately at Clemson University (2008-11) earning the team MVP in 2010. After exhausting her eligibility at Clemson, Jacobs extended her playing career joining the Carolina Elite Cobras in Greenville, S.C. Jacobs continued playing with several stops around the professional ranks including time in the Netherlands, Australia, Boston Breakers, Orlando Pride, and FC Dallas. Jacobs last played semi-professionally in 2018 with Asheville City in North Carolina. Currently, Jacobs holds her USSF National "D" License and has served in a variety of roles in several different soccer organizations over the past four years which include experience in club and high school coaching and administration. Jacobs earned her Bachelor's degree in Mathematics Teaching from Clemson while earning a Masters of Education from Anderson in 2013.