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Jessica Lemmon Athlete Profile

Jessica Lemmon

Jessica Lemmon
Position: Distance Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2008-2009 Hometown: Vacaville, CA


  • Born on Clark Air Force Base in Pampanga, Philippines
  • Parents are Joyce and Robert Lemmon
  • Sister, Cecily, also runs for BYU
  • Enjoys reading, skateboarding and music
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Rochester, N.Y.
  • Majoring in English

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Vacaville High School
  • Lettered three years in track and four in cross country
  • Selected as team captain for two years


BEST TIMES: 5000M - 17:57.82 , 3000M - 10:07.49

2008 | Junior Year


  • Began the season with a fifth place finish in the 5000m (18:01.53) at the Big 12 vs Mountain West Conference Challenge
  • Competed in the 3000m (10:08.13) at the UW Indoor Invitational
  • Ran a season best time in the 3000m (10:07.49) at the Husky Classic 


  • Finished second in the 5000m (18:32.28) at the BYU Cougar Indoor Invitational
  • Took fourth in the 5000m (18:17.83) at the Tom Botts Invitational
  • Competed in the 3000M (10:16.49) at the ASU Invitational
  • Ran a season best in the 5000m (17:57.82) at the Robison Invitational