Jacob Gordon


Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Hometown Baltimore, Md.
  • Last School Eastern Tech High School

Ohio State Career

  • Honorable Mention All-MFC honoree in 2019


  • Did not compete

Sophomore Season (2019-20)

  • Placed 16th at MFC Championships
  • 31-10 during the regular season
  • Finished 11th at OSU Open
  • 15-1 at the OSU Duals, was 9-1 at Northwestern Duals and 9-0 at Wayne State Duals

Freshman Season (2018-19)

  • Honorable Mention All-MFC
  • 10th-place finish at MFC Championships

Prior to Ohio State

  • Volunteer coach and fencer for Chesapeake Fencing Club since 2010


  • Son of Dana and Ray Gordon and has a sister Rachel
  • Wants to pursue a career in aerospace engineering with a military contracting company such as Lockheed Martin
  • Enjoys singing, dancing, listening to music, playing tennis, watching sports, reading, playing card games and spending time with his family
  • Greatest sports thrill: “My greatest sports thrill occurred during my first meet for OSU, the OSU Duals. I fenced as a substitute in a match against Cleveland State University and had a decisive win for the men’s foil squad. Everyone on the team was cheering me on and supporting me the entire match, which made the moment so surreal and special.”