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 Jessica Rossabi
Jessica Rossabi

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cary, N.C.

High School:
Green Hope

Position:
Distance


04/12/2013

ECU Student-Athletes Earn C-USA Academic Medal

Almost 50 Pirates were honored after earning a 3.75 GPA or higher

2012-13 Track & Field: Did not compete in any indoor or outdoor events. 2012-13 Cross Country: Participated in four meets on the season...Began her collegiate career and finished ninth at the 5K Seahawk Invitational 19:10.34...Finished 10th at the 5K ECU Pirate Invitational with a time of 19:21.14...Ran in the 6K green race at Charlotte Cross Country Invitational and placed sixth (23:31.96)...Competed at 6K NCAA Pre-Nationals (23:46.6)

High School: Cross Country: A four-year all-conference selection in cross country...Earned first-team all-conference honors and finished third in the state as a freshman...Named the conference's MVP in her rookie year...An all-conference selection as a sophomore...Ran a PR of 18:26 to earn all-conference, all-region and all-state recognition as a junior...Was an all-conference, all-region and all-state selection as a senior...Served as the team's captain in her final season...Placed 10th at the Nike Cross Country Nationals in 2011...Earned a total of four varsity letters in cross country...Coached by Michael Miragliuolo and Roger Collins in high school...Track and Field: Earned four varsity letters during indoor track season and four additional letters during outdoor track season...Placed fourth in the state in the indoor 3200m as a freshman...PRed at the Raleigh Relay during outdoor season as junior in the 3200m (11:10).

Personal: Born Jessica Rossabi on April 2, 1994 in Aiken, S.C...Daughter of Terry and Joe Rossabi...Has an older brother, Sam, 20...Her brother, Sam, is a member of the soccer team at UNC Asheville...Her uncle was on the UNC fencing team for four years...On the A-B Honor Roll in each of her four years.