Mitch Jacobson (rugby)

Mitch Jacobson (born 13 January 1996) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer who currently plays as a loose forward for Waikato in the ITM Cup.[1][2]

Mitch Jacobson
Full nameMitchell Lee Jacobson
Date of birth (1996-01-13) 13 January 1996
Place of birthTe Awamutu, New Zealand
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight105 kg (16 st 7 lb; 231 lb)
SchoolCambridge High School
UniversityUniversity of Waikato
Notable relative(s)Luke Jacobson
Rugby union career
Position(s) Loose Forward
Current team Sunwolves
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2015− Waikato 17 (0)
2019- Chiefs 2 (0)
2020 Sunwolves ()
Correct as of 16 October 2016
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2014 New Zealand Schools 5
2015 New Zealand U20 17
Correct as of 6 October 2015

Jacobson was a New Zealand Schools representative in 2014 and a year later he was a member of the New Zealand side which won the 2015 IRB Junior World Championship in Italy.[3]

Super Rugby Career

In 2019 Jacobson was selected as injury replacement for the Chiefs and played 2 games he was not retained for the next season. Mitch was picked for the Sunwolves in 2020 for their last year in Super rugby and is set to make an appearance sometime this year.


  1. "Mitch Jacobson Waikato Player Profile". Mooloo Rugby. Retrieved 6 October 2015.
  2. "Mitch Jacobson Player Statistics". Retrieved 6 October 2015.
  3. "Mitch Jaconson All Blacks Player Profile". All Retrieved 6 October 2015.

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