Jessica Passwater
Jessica  Passwater


Columbus, Ohio

High School:
Bishop Watterson




2016 Buckeye Tune-Up

Photos by Robert Hardin


2016 Buckeye Classic

Photos by Walt Middleton

Academic Achievements
2017 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2016, 2017)
2017 Academic All-Big Ten selection

1500m - 4:37.45
Mile – 5:08.94
3000m – 9:47.58
5000m – 16:47.37

2017 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Registered career best of 4:37.45 at the All-Ohio Championships to secure silver … placed fourth in the 5,000m run at the Jesse Owens Classic with a personal-best time of 16:47.37 … competed at the Raleigh Relays … placed 21st in the 5,000m run at the Big Ten Championships.

2017 Indoor (Sophomore)
Clocked personal best of 9:47.58 in the 3,000m run at the Spire Invite to place 11th … took 12th in the 3,000m run at the Kentucky Invitational with a readout of 10:09.32 … competed at the Meyo Invitational.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman)
Registered personal-best 5,000m run time of 17:24.13 at the Jesse Owens Classic … took gold in the 5,000m run (17:44.57) at the Ohio Open … collected bronze in the 1,500m run at the Oliver Nikoloff Invite with a time of 4:45.02.

2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Took second with a personal-best 3,000m run (9:58.45) at the Ohio State Invitational … competed at the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational and Meyo Invitational … represented the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships in the 3,000m run.

Bishop Watterson High School
Finished 47th overall at the 2014 OHSAA DI State Cross Country Championships … runner-up at the Central Catholic League Championship … 2014 CCL champion in the 3200-meter run.