General: Transferred from Tulane University in New Orleans before the 2006 season...Expected to be a strong competitor for the Wildcat team during her last season...Led the squad alongside fellow transfer Alison Walshe in several statistical categories.
Junior (2006-07): Competed in all thirteen events for the Wildcats...Garnered honorable mention All-American honors from Golfweek magazine...Named as a second team All Pac-10 selection... Also named to the first team All Pac-10 Academic Team...Gathered seven top 10/20 finishes throughout the season, including two eighth place finishes...Finished second on the team in stroke average (74.23)...Shot seven rounds under par, which ranked third on the squad...Shot tournament low score of 213 at the Stanford Pepsi Invitational...Shot a 304 (+16) at the NCAA Championships to tie for 40th place...Over the summer, competed at the World University Games in Bangkok, Thailand...Helped the U.S. earn the bronze medal.
Sophomore (2005-06): Tied for 10th at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship...Shot a season low 73 three times throughout the season.
Freshman (2004-05): Led the Tulane team with a stroke average of 75.33...Finished in the top ten four times...Tied for third at the Conference USA championship...First team all-Conference USA...Ranked 46th by Golfweek Magazine.
High School: Marquette Catholic, Alton, Ill...Woman of the Year during her freshman year...Played golf, basketball, and soccer...All-conference in basketball...Leading scorer for soccer...Captain of her soccer team and first team all-conference...Honorable mention all-state for soccer...Player of the Year four years straight for golf...Member of the Honor Roll.
Personal: Full Name: Mary Ellen Jacobs...Born June 29, 1984 in Alton, Ill...Daughter of Anthony and Mary Jo Jacobs...Academic major of interest is psychology...Hobbies include playing tennis, exercising, and playing ping-pong...Loves to travel around Europe...Participated in a tournament in Luxembourg, where she finished third...Favorite female athlete is Mia Hamm.