Being the son of Jon Bon Jovi is pretty cool, but almost everyone eventually leaves the nest. In this case, Jacob Bongiovi is leaving Jersey.

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The announcement came via Instagram where Jacob captioned the post "and they said it was impossible."

The Pennington School football player will be attending Syracuse University this fall.

SU has a long list of celebrity alumni including Vanessa Williams, presidential hopeful Joe Biden, Carmello Anthony, Dick Clark, Taye Diggs, and Bob Costas just to mention a few.

Congrats, and good luck Jake!

[source: NJ.com]