University of Iowa Athletics

Jessica McKee

Class Fr.
Hometown Johnston, Iowa
High School Johnston

2020 — Indoor – did not compete… Academic All-Big Ten.

2019 — Indoor – did not compete… Outdoor – ran 1,500 meters at Baldy Castillo Invite (4:55.64), 3,000 meters at Musco Twilight (10:20.18),  5,000 meters at Mt. SAC Relays (17:35.80) and 10,000 meters at Drake Relays (37:29.32)… Dean’s List student… Cross Country – competed at Hawkeye Invite (14:53.0-4,000 meters) and Woody Greeno Invite (18:16.4-5,000 meters)… Academic All-Big Ten… B1G Distinguished Scholar…. Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2018 — Cross Country – competed in six of seven races… ran collegiate bests at the Hawkeye Invitational (15:26.4-4,000 meters), Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational (18:24.47-5,000 meters), and NCAA Midwest Regionals (22:07.8-6,000 meters)… letterwinner.

High School — Four-time all-state and Elite All-State honoree… team won state championships three of her four seasons and recorded lowest score ever in Iowa during her junior season… conference champion five times: cross country (2016, 2017), 3,000 meters (2017, 2018) and 1,500 meters (2018)… earned 4.0 Grade Point Average Academic Achievement Award and All-Academic Award all four years.

Personal — Born March 9, 2000… daughter of Phil and Susan McKee… has one sister, Brooke McKee… Business Administration major.

McKee’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
1,500 Meters (O) 4:55.64 at Baldy Castillo Invitational 3/15/19
3,000 Meters (I) 10:20.18 Musco Twilight 4/13/19
4,000 Meters (CC) 14:53.0 Hawkeye Invitational 9/6/19
5,000 Meters (O) 17:35.80 at Mt. SAC Relays 4/19/19
5,000 Meters (CC) 18:24.47 at Notre Dame Invitational 9/28/18
6,000 Meters (CC) 22:07.8 at NCAA Regional 11/9/18
10,000 Meters (O) 37:29.32 at Drake Relays 4/25/19