|High School:||Cullman High School|
Jacob comes to Covenant in his freshman year as one of three goalkeepers for the Scots this season. Prior to Covenant, Jacob played soccer for Cullman High School where he was voted to the All-State team (Sr.) and named Team MVP (Jr., Sr.). He also played club soccer for Huntsville Futbol Club.
His parents are Daniel and Lisa Richter. He has one older sister, Lisa. When he is not playing soccer, Jacob enjoys mountain biking, hiking, and kayaking. One of his favorite Bible verses is Philippians 4:13 which says, "I can do everything through him who gives me strength."
Jacob is a Pre-Engineering major. After graduating from Covenant, he plans to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham to receive an engineering degree in mechanical engineering.