Jacobs '16 and Schildorfer '17 Meet in International Play

U-19 World Football Championships


The U-19 World Football Championships are underway in Harbin, China. Taftie Jon Jacobs '16 (left) is on the Team USA roster, while Moriz Schildorfer '17 is playing for Team Austria. The two met on the field during the opening day of competition; Jacobs and Team USA came out on top.

     Hosted in the spectacular facilities of Harbin University of Commerce, the World Championships sees the nations of Australia, Austria, Canada, China, Japan, Mexico and the United States of America competing for the title last won by the US in 2014. Sponsored by the International Federation of American Football (IFAF), the U-19 World Championship is held in different locations around the world every two years.

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