Jess Creedon - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Jess Creedon

Class Graduate
Event Multi
High School Ridge
Hometown Basking Ridge, N.J.
Major Medicine, Health, and Society
Bio

Career Results

Career Honors
• 2019 ACC Top 6 for Service Award
• 2019 ACC Academic Honor Roll
• 2019 Boston College Athletics Rising Leader Award

As a Senior at Boston College (2020-21)
• Team captain
• Finished 18th in the 400 hurdles (1:03.44) at ACC Outdoor Championships (May 13)
• Won the 100 hurdles and high jump at dual meet vs. Holy Cross (April 7)
• Placed 12th in the pentathlon (3,578) at ACC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26)

As a Junior at Boston College (2019-20)
• Placed ninth in the pentathlon (3,433) at the ACC Indoor Championships (Feb. 27-28)
• Second in high jump (5-03 ft./1.60m) at Boston University Multi-Team Meet (Jan. 18)
• Outdoor season canceled due to CoVID-19 pandemic

As a Sophomore at Boston College (2018-19)
• Set personal best in the 500 meters with 1:18 at the Howlin Husky Invitational (Dec. 8)
• Won the pentathlon (3,512) at the Harvard Multi-Meet (Jan. 11-12)
• Placed third in both the 4×400 relay and the high jump at the Boston University Multi-Team Meet (Jan. 19)
• Won the 60 meters at the John Thomas Terrier Classic (Jan. 26) with a personal best of 9.11
• Set pentathlon PR (3,652), placing second at the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships (Feb. 1-2)
• Placed second in the outdoor high jump (5-03.25 ft./1/61m) at the Stanford Invitational (March 29)
• Set PR in the javelin at 105-02 fteet (32.06m), placing fourth at the Ocean State Invitational (April 13)
• Placed sixth in the heptathlon (4,752) at the Virginia Challenge (April 19-20)
• Ran PR in the 400 hurdles with a time of 1:02.45 at the Penn Relays (April 26)
• Set PR in the heptathlon with 5041, placing sixth at the ACC Championships (May 9-10)

As a Freshman at Boston College (2017-18)
• Set a personal best in the 100-meter hurdles at the Colonial Relays with a time of 14.83
• At the ACC Indoor Championships, finished ninth in the pentathlon, setting a rookie school record with 3,589 points

The Creedon File
• Prepped at Ridge High School under head coach Tim Mooney
• Lettered in volleyball, cross country and track and field
• Three-time Skyland Conference champion in 100 hurdles and 400 hurdles
• Group IV state champion in 100 hurdles
• Earned all-state honors in the 400 hurdles
• Nine Meet of Champions medals
• Set school record in high jump
• National qualifier in high jump, pentathlon, heptathlon and 400 hurdles for all four years
• Team track captain
• Selected as school’s top female athlete of the 2017 graduating class
• Daughter of Theresa and Marc Creedon
• Has an older sister, Rachel
• Mother played basketball at University of New Haven
• National Honor Society and Science National Honors Society
• Recipient of the The Cowhig Family Endowed Athletic Scholarship Fund
• Raised five seeing eye dogs
• Studied abroad in Venice, Italy
• Earned a degree from Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences at Boston College