Jessica Weirich Athlete Profile

Jessica Weirich

Jessica Weirich
Position: Sprints Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2004-2006 Hometown: Boise, ID

Personal

  • Born in Boise, Idaho
  • Parents are Jim and Martha Borchers
  • Married to Chris Weirich of the men's track team

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in both cross country and track at Borah HS
  • Team captain and MVP
  • Regional Jr. Olympic Champion
  • Record holder in the 200m for District III
  • State Champion in the 4x400m and the 4x200m relays
  • Received the Silver "B" award for academics
  • National Honor Society member

Stats

Best Marks: 100m - 11.78, 200m - 24.7, 400m - 58.2

2004 | Freshman Year

  • Named MWC Scholar Athlete

2005 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Placed fourth in the 60m at the BYU Indoor Meet with a time of 8.27
  • Competed in the 200m (27.69) and 400m (1:04.08) at the Boise Invitational
  • Ran the 400m in 1:01.87 at the Mountain State Games

Outdoor: 

  • Took sixth in the 100m at the Arizona State Invitational with a time of 12.99
  • Finished ninth in the 100m (12.61) and team took second in the 4x100 (12.61) at the BYU Outdoor Meet
  • Ran the 200m (26.33) and team took third in the 4x100 (47.54) at the Robison Invitational
  • Competed in the 100m (12.55) and 200m (26.65) at the Weber Twilight
  • Named Academic All-MWC

2006 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished 12th in the 60m at the Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 8.40
  • Competed in the 60m (8.45) and 200m (28.00) at the Indoor Health Alliance Classic
  • Competed in the 60m (8.37) and 200m (27.65) at the Mountain States Games 

Outdoor: 

  • Competed in the 100 meters (13.35) and the 200 meters (27.37) at the Cougar Invite
  • Ran the 100 meters (13.17) and 200 meters (27.30) at the BYU Invite
  • Named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center