Jess is a graduate of Miami University, where she was a 4-year member of the Senior team, and served as a captain during the 2019-2020 season. She has achieved great competitive success at the national level, as well as internationally as a member of Team USA with Miami and the Fond du Lac Blades.
Coaching and Personal Achievements
Test Levels: Gold Moves in Field ... Gold Ice Dance
2019-20: Skated on the senior team … helped team post top-two finishes in the first three competitions … scored 179 or higher in the final four outings … placed second at the Dr. Richard Porter Championships (12/6-7) with a score of 181.49 … notched a score of 186.98 at the Leon Lurje Trophy (1/24-25) … took fourth at the US Synchronized Skating Championships (2/28-29) with a season-high score of 192.39.
2018-19: Skated on the senior team … finished in the top two in three competitions … including with a 187.54 at the Dr. Richard Porter Classic (11/30-12/2) … scored 185 or higher three times, topped by a 196.95 in a fourth-place finish at the US National Championships (3/1-2) … scored 185.19 in a fifth-place finish at the Leon Lurje Trophy (1/26-27).
2017-18: Skated on the senior team … team finished in the top three of all six meets … won the Diamond Classic in November … placed second at the Dr. Richard Porter Classic in December … captured international bronze medals at the Cup of Berlin and Leon Lurje Trophy in January … finished third at the U.S. National Championships.
2016-17: Skated on the senior team … team finished in the top two in three of six meets … won the Diamond Classic in November … placed second at the Dr. Richard Porter Classic in December while earning an international silver medal at the Mozart Cup in January … finished fourth at the U.S. National Championships.
Prior to Miami: 4th place at nationals junior level with Fond Du Lac Blades ... Honor roll at Wayland Academy for 7 consecutive semesters ... Broke Wayland Academy record for 400m dash