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Jessica Hourihane

Forward

Player profile

  • Hometown Winnetka, Ill.
  • Last School North Shore County Day High School
  • Year Senior
  • Major Marketing

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @JessHourihane
Instagram: @j_hourihane

Ohio State Overview
• Has played in every game – 54 to be exact – over the last three seasons
• Nine career goals to go along with three assists for 21 points
• Scored her lone goal of the 2021 spring season in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals vs. Penn Stare (4/21)
• As a sophomore in 2019, scored two times on 10 shots
• Scored a career-high two goals in a 6-2 win at Indiana (9/29/2019)
• Followed that up one week later by finding the back of the cage once in a 6-1 victory at Ohio
• Also scored in a 11-0 win over Central Michigan (9/13/19)
• As a freshman, Scored the Buckeyes’ lone goal, and her first of her career, in the 2-1 loss to Maine (9/1/18)
• 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, three assists and 11 points

Honors & Awards
2019: Member of the NFHCA National Academic Squad (3.3 or higher grade-point average through the first semester of the 2019-2020 academic year)
2018: Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree

More on Jessica
• 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
• Daughter of Kristina and Patrick Hourihane
• Has two siblings, Hugo and Pierce
• Cousin, Connor, plays professional soccer for Aston Villa F.C. in Ireland
• Majoring in marketing