Jess Jecko

Jess Jecko

Hometown: Sauquoit, NY     Position: Goalkeeper     Number: 3

Stick: OBO Robo Straight A's
Goalkeeping Equipment: OBO Robo Hi-Rebound

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2020

FIH Pro League (Worldwide)

2019

FIH Pro League (9th - Worldwide)

2018

Series against Belgium (Lancaster, PA)
Four National Women's Ibaraki International Tournament (4th - Osaka, Japan)
Named Queen of the Game against Korea on September 12th
Recorded first cap on September 12th against Korea

2016

Joined the U.S. Women's National Team

2014

Named to the U.S. U-21 Women's National Team

SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY HIGHLIGHTS

2015

NCAA Champions
ACC Regular Season Champions

2014

NCAA Finals

2013

NFHCA Second Team

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

How old were you when you first started playing?

13 years old

Who was your favorite athlete growing up? (can be any sport)

Abby Wambach

What's your go-to pregame meal?

Peanut butter, Banana, Toast. Double Espresso.

What is your favorite pump-up song?

Rock and Roll All Nite by KISS

Describe your playing style in no more than three words?

Explosive, aggressive, clean

What is your secret talent?

Winning at Qwixx

What is your favorite movie?

The Best of Me

What fictional character would you love to meet?

Harry Potter

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Police Officer

What do you do when you're not playing field hockey?

Coaching field hockey and playing with my dogs.

What is your favorite food to cook?

Salmon, asparagus, sweet potatoes.

What is your favorite motivational quote?
Motivation is internal and motivation has to happen on a continuum, you have to continually motivate yourself to go out and push yourself beyond your own limitations. - Abby Wambach 
What is the best piece of advice you've ever received?

Believe in yourself.

What is your favorite place to travel to?

New Zealand

Cake or pie?

Cake

Pineapples on pizza?

HECK YES

Beach house or cabin?

Cabin

What is your favorite field hockey memory?

In college, winning a National Championship. Team USA, my first cap in Japan.