1 Cynthia Jacobo
1 Cynthia Jacobo
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Arleta, CA
High School: Granada Hills HS
Position: Goalkeeper

2011 Big West Conference Goalkeeper of the Year

2011 All-Big West Conference First Team

2010 All-Big West Conference Second Team

2009 Big West Conference Freshman of the Year

2009 All-Big West Conference Second Team


Jacobo appeared and started in 18 matches in her junior season  … Named Big West Conference Goalkeeper of the Year and All-Big West First Team after finishing 6-10-2 with a 1.47 goals-against-average, 60 saves and four shutouts … became just the third Matador in school history to receive a player of the year award … was 4-3-1 with a 1.41 GAA, 32 saves and a .744 save percentage against Big West Conference opposition …  in her career, Jacobo is 14-6-1 (.690) with 12 shutouts against league opposition in the regular season … posted shutout victories over LMU, UC Santa Barbara, Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton … had a season-high seven saves in double-overtime tie at Pacific … named Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 3 and Oct. 14 … ended junior season ranked second in school history with 22 wins, second with 16 career shutouts and fourth with 164 career saves. 


Jacobo started all 21 matches in goal for CSUN during her sophomore season ... earned All-Big West Second Team honors for the second-straight year after posting a 11-9 record in net with seven shutouts ... for a single season, the seven clean sheets rank third and the 11 wins check in at second in school history ... also posted a 1.07 goals-against-average, 92 saves and an .807 save percentage ... the 1.07 GAA ranks fifth, the 92 saves tie for fourth and the 1,844 minutes ranks second in school history for a single campaign ... recorded shutouts over Kansas, UNLV, San Diego, Pacific, Cal Poly, UC Riverside and Cal State Fullerton ... also picked up a pair of 2-1 victories, defeating Pepperdine and UC Davis ... played the first 82 minutes to earn win in Matadors' 4-0 victory over Saint Joseph's ... made a career-high nine saves in Matadors' 2-0 victory over Cal State Fullerton ... in 13 career Big West Conference games, Jacobo has a 10-3 record with nine shutouts and a 0.38 goals-against-average ... following season, now owns a career record of 16-10 with 12 shutouts, 116 saves and a 0.89 GAA.


Jacobo started the last seven matches of season in net for CSUN, finishing with 5-1 record and five shutouts ... earned Big West Conference Freshman of the Year Honors and named to All-Big West Conference Second Team after starting career with five-straight shutouts, all against league opponents ... posted a .923 save percentage, 24 saves and a 0.30 GAA, the best figure in school history for a single season ... made first career appearance in Matadors' 1-0 overtime win over UC Davis on Oct. 11, making five saves ... recorded a season-high six saves in CSUN's 1-0 victory over UC Riverside on Oct. 16 ... picked up third-straight shutout with 1-0 victory at Cal State Fullerton on Oct. 18 ... recorded two saves in CSUN's 1-0 victory over UC Irvine on Oct. 25 ... added four saves in Northridge's 1-0 win against Long Beach State on Nov. 1 ... allowed only two goals of the season in CSUN's 2-1 loss to UC Santa Barbara in Big West Playoffs on Nov. 5 ... played first 45 minutes against Cal State Bakersfield on Oct. 23.


Jacobo was a four-year starter in net for the Highlanders ... graduated in 2009.


Born on March 16, 1991 ... daughter of Lupe and Ruben Jacobo ... lists Chivas Guadalajara, "CSI", Enchiladas and "Twilight" as some of her favorite things ... would like to be stranded on a deserted island with food, water and a soccer ball ... advice for young people is "dedication is the key to achieving your dreams" ... lists her parents as her greatest heroes ... majoring in Sociology and Forensic Science.

Text-Only Website