Jessica Thow

Player profile

  • Hometown Spring, Texas
  • Last School Oak Ridge High School
  • Year Freshman
  • Weapon Epee

Prior to Ohio State: 

  • Club Fencing:
    • Alliance Fencing Academy (9 years)
  • Placed 16th out of 189 fencers at the 2017 Junior Olympics in Cadets.
  • Earned silver at the 2018 Junior Olympics as part of the junior team.
  • Placed 15th at the Copenhagen Cadet Circuit in 2015.
  • Placed 3rd in Div1 at the October 2017 NAC.


  • Daughter of Sarah and Paul Thow and has a brother, Harrison.
  • Wants to have a profession and travel the world post graduation.