Jessica Wass
Jessica Wass
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bismarck, N.D.
High School: Century
Position: Diving
Major: Brain and Cognitive Sciences

2013-14: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23), she came in second place on the 3-meter diving board with a score of 187.95 and was third on 1-meter with a 216.75 … improved to a 206.45 on 3-meter at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/6-7) to take 11th … finished in second place on the 1-meter board with a score of 265.07 and was first on 3-meter with a 281.32 against Tufts (1/18) … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), she took 12th on 1-meter with a 368.05 and was 10th on the 3-meter board with a score of 383.35.

2012-13: At the MIT Invite (11/30-12/03), she finished in eighth place on the one-meter board with a score of 188.25 … improved her score to 212.32 on the one-meter board against Coast Guard (1/12) to take third … against Tufts (1/19), when she came fifth with her score of 231.00 on one-meter … had her best showing of the season at the Wheaton Invite (2/01-2), she came fourth on the one-meter board with a score of 417.20 … finished in 23rd place on the one-meter board with a score of 361.75 at the NCAA Regional Regionals (3/01-2).

2011-12: Took second on the one-meter board against Colby (1/14) with a score of 163.15 … second on the 3-meter as well against Colby, turning in a 171.30 … top one-meter score of the season was a 217.06 at Tufts (1/21) … best three-meter effort was a 182.17, also at Tufts.

2010-11: Finished fourth in the one-meter diving event at the Wheaton Invitational (2/4) … Set her season highs in both the one and three-meter diving competitions at the NEWMAC Championships with scores of 278.00 and 276.65

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in brain and cognitive sciences with a minor in chemistry and a concentration in political science … researched at the Political Science Lab and in the Early Childhood Cognition Lab … interned at the MATCH School of Boston … conducted a political science UROP under Professor Charles Stewart … recipient of the Robert C. Byrd Scholarship and the Bismarck Dollars for Scholars Scholarship … photo editor at The Tech.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Century High School … lettered in track and gymnastics … Valedictorian … state AP Scholar … National Honor Society.