Jessica Jump
    Jessica  Jump


    Godfrey, Ill.

    High School:
    Metro East Lutheran High





    Saluki Track and Field earns 19 MVC Scholar-Athlete honors

    For SIU, 19 is the most MVC Scholar-Athletes since 2011 (19).


    Saluki men win MVC Outdoor Championship for first time since 1992

    Southern sealed the deal on Sunday with extraordinary performances in the men's pole vault and discus.


    Saluki men and women both in second after incredible Day Two of MVC Outdoor Championships

    SIU scored 48 total points from the men's and women's shot put alone.


    Saluki men and women both picked to finish third at MVC Outdoor Championships

    The MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships will be hosted by Illinois State in Normal, Ill., on May 15-17.


    Salukis take four more event crowns on final day of A-State Red Wolves Open

    Southern ended the meet with eight total wins.


    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.


    2015 SIU Invitational, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.


    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.


    Indiana Relays, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the Indiana Relays, Jan. 31, 2014


    2014 Saluki Open, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the Saluki Open, Jan. 11, 2014

    TFRRS Bio

    All-MVC, Distance Medley Relay (Indoor)
    Second All-Time at SIU for Distance Medley (Indoor)
    MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient

    All-MVC, Distance Medley Relay (Indoor)...Ranks second all-time at SIU as a member of the indoor distance medley team that finished in 11:48.26...Ran a leg of the distance medley to finish second at the MVC Indoor Tournament at 11:54.96...Held SIU's fastest time of the season for the indoor and outdoor 400m at 58.25 and 56.89, respectively...Ran SIU's fastest time of the season for the indoor 600m with a 1:38. 45 finish...Took first place in the 600m run at the Saluki Fast Start meet with a 1:39.66 finish...Ran a leg of SIU's fastest 4x400m finish of the season that finished first at the Redbird Invitational at 3:52.16...MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award Recipient...Competed in four events (600m, 4x400m, 800m, distance medley) in seven indoor events...Competed in four events (800m, 4x400m, 400m, 200m) in seven outdoor meets.

    High School
    Participated in the 55m, 60m, 200m and 400m for indoor and the 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 4x400m relay, 4x800m relay and long jump in outdoor throughout the four years...Holds the school record for the 800m with a time of 2:28 and holds the record for the 4x800m relay with a time of 10:48...Also holds school records in the 100m (12.3), 200m (25.43), 400m (57.99), 55m (7.37) and the 60m (7.87)...All-state IHSA from 100m, 200m and 400m...First athlete to win a state championship (IHSA 200m, 25.43)...Participated in cross country and basketball...Holds the cross country school record for the three mile (19:26)...All Area from 2009-2012...For bastketball, was All-conference Prairie State League in 2013...Voted MVP by the coaches in 2013...Averaged 12.8 pts, 4.2 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 2.6 steals per game...Scored 306 points, which ranks 8th in all-time scoring.

    Born on April 27, 2013, in St. Louis, Mo., to James and Susan Jump...Father is a site director and instructor at Lindenwood University and mother is a secretary...Is related to Jerry Davie, pitcher for the Detroit Tigers (1959)...Has two brothers, Joshua and Jacob...Majoring in elementary eduaction.