Jessica Thompson
Throws
Ht
6'
0"
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Plains, 
Montana
Last School
Plains HS
Roster Years
2019-2021


Personal

  • Parents are David and Sandra Thompson
  • Has six siblings
  • Sister, Leah, is also on the track and field team at BYU
  • Major is undeclared
  • Also recruited by Carroll College, North Dakota State and Montana State University

Before BYU 

  • Senior class (2018) valedictorian 
  • All-state selections for volleyball, basketball and track. Also played softball in high school
  • Won back-to-back MHSA Class C state titles in the shot put throw (2017-2018)
  • 2017 MHSA Class C state champion in the discus throw 

Stats

Collegiate Personal Bests
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
16.56m/54-4 Weight Throw 2021 Weber State Invitational
13.60m/44-7.5 Shot Put 2019 BYU December Invite

Career Stats

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2020

Indoor

  • Started her collegiate debut with a career best in the weight throw (14.58m/47-10) at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Threw a career-best mark of 12.92/42-4.75 in the shot put in UW Invitational
  • Competed in five meets during the 2020 indoor season
Sophmore Year 2021

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year