Jessica Vermeulen
    Jessica Vermeulen


    Johnston City, Ill.

    High School:
    Johnston City



    Updated July, 7 2011

    2010-11: Competed in the javelin at six events for the Salukis...Earned two second place finishes at the Joey Haines Invitational and Memphis Tiger Invitational... Placed tenth at the MVC Outdoor Championships

    2009-10: Placed eighth or better in the javelin at each meet during the season, including a second place finish at the Indiana State Quadrangular...Registered a fourth place finish at the Illinois State Redbird Invitational and a fifth place showing at the SIU Spring Classic.

    2008-09: Placed fourth at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a season-best throw of 134-11 in the javelin...Won the Indiana Quad Meet with a throw of 133-00.

    2007-08: Posted five Top 10 finishes in six outdoor meets...Career-best was 135-03 at the 2008 MVC Outdoor Championships...Placed fifth at the Spring Classic and sixth at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

    High School: Played volleyball and softball for four years a Johnston City High School...Softball team won conference titles all four years and regional championships in three prep seasons...Three-time all-conference pick in volleyball...Named to the all-south team as a senior.

    Personal: Full name is Jessica Lee Vermeulen...Majors in journalism...Born Nov. 22, 1988...Daughter of Leonard and Lori Vermeulen.