12 - Jessica Pearson
Jessica Pearson
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: West Chester, Pa.
High School: Archbishop Carroll
Position: G
Co-captain AS A JUNIOR IN 2007-2008:

Appeared in 19 games ... Averaged 7.2 minutes, 1.9 points, and 0.7 rebounds per game ... Tied her career-high in points (nine) against Long Island ... Played a career-high 21 minutes and tallied six points, two steals, one assist and one rebound versus Buffalo ... Recorded four points, two steals, two assists and two rebounds against Florida ... Had four points, three rebounds and one assist against Saint Peter's ... Had a career-high four free throws made against Navy ... Saw first action of the season versus Connecticut. AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2006-2007: Appeared in just eight games, making one start ... Missed the remainder of the season due to an injury ... Averaged 11.6 minutes played, 2.0 rebounds and 1.8 points per game ... Had a career-high four rebounds and three assists against Buffalo, while going 3-for-4 on free throws ... Played 20 minutes against St. Peter's, totaling five points, three rebounds and two assists ... Saw first action during the season against Yale. AS A FRESHMAN IN 2005-2006: Appeared in 20 games ... Averaged 4.2 minutes, 0.8 points, 0.3 assists, 0.3 steals and 0.2 rebounds per game ... Recorded career-highs in assists (three) and steals (two) against Lafayette ... Played a season-high 12 minutes and pumped in a career-high nine points on 3-of-3 shooting, including a 2-of-2 performance from long range against Memphis ... Played seven minutes and grabbed a season-high three rebounds, to go along with one assist against Western Kentucky ... Saw her first action of the season against Northeastern. HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Barry Kirsch at Archbishop Carroll ... Four-year letterwinner ... Helped her team to two Philadelphia Catholic League championships ... Led a nationally ranked (seventh) squad in 2004-05 with six points and five assists per game ... Earned MVP honors at the Oakland Catholic Tournament ... 2005 first team All-Main Line. PERSONAL: Daughter of Mike and Rita Pearson ... Has two brothers, Michael and Patrick, and three sisters, Caitlin, Megan and Rachel ... Michael graduated from University of Scranton in 2004 ... Caitlin played basketball at Mount St. Mary's and graduated 2007 ... Megan is a freshman basketball player at Villanova ... Rachel is a freshman in high school and plays volleyball and basketball ... Patrick is in seventh grade and plays basketball ... Majoring in Math.