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Jessica Hourihane

Forward

Player profile

  • Hometown Winnetka, Ill.
  • Last School North Shore County Day High School
  • Year Sophomore
  • Major Undecided

AS A FRESHMAN (2018)

• Played in all 20 games for the Buckeyes and started two.
• Scored the Buckeyes’ lone goal, and her first of her career, in the 1-2 loss to Maine (9/1).
• Registered a season-high three points against Michigan State, scoring one goal and adding an assist.
• Finished the season with four goals, including one game-winning goal, and 11 points.
• Averaged 0.45 shots per game and earned a .889 shot on goal percentage.
• Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Helped the North Shore County Day High School field hockey team to four straight conference titles.
• As team captain her senior year, she led her team to a runner-up finish at the 201 7 Illinois High School Field Hockey State Championships
• Played six years with the Windy City Field Hockey club

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Kristina and Patrick Hourihane
• Has two siblings, Hugo and Pierce.
• Cousin, Connor, plays professional soccer for Aston Villa F.C. in Ireland.
• Plans to work in a medical or science field after graduation.