April 8 - Patriot Soccer Coach Paul Patton announced the signing of Jacob Heil on Tuesday. "I am pleased that Jacob will be joining the team. Not only is he a strong student and a solid player, but he will bring maturity and leadership to our young team."
Heil is a 2003 graduate of nearby Nelson County High School, where he played under Lee Brothers. Heil was a Governor's Scholar, a member of FFA, FCA, and also ran track and cross-country. After graduation, Jacob attended the University of Kentucky to study engineering. After deciding that his calling was serving others, Jacob transfered to St. Catharine College to join the nursing program. He has also done mission work abroad, most recently in Russia.