University of Iowa Athletics

Jessica Novack

Class Sr.
Hometown Fort Wayne, Ind.
High School Carroll

2010-11 — Named first-team All-Big Ten… competed in one fall events… posted a second place finish at the Head of the Iowa in the 1V8+… competed in the 1V8+ all five spring events… recorded two first place finishes and two second place finishes at the Longhorn Invitational… advanced to the petite final at the San Diego Crew Classic and placed third… placed second at the Big Ten Duals and East Coast Race… competed in the 1V8+ at the Big Ten Championships… named to the Academic All-Big Ten team… letterwinner.

2009-10 — Named All-American by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association… selected for the All-Region team… competed in all four fall events… claimed first place in the V8+ at the Head of the Des Moines, Head of the Iowa and Notre Dame Regatta… competed in the V8+ at all spring events… earned second place twice at the Longhorn Invitational… qualified for the petite finals at Central Regionals… letterwinner.

2008-2009… Competed in all three fall events… member of V8+ boat that placed second at Head of the Rock… qualified for finals at Southland Regatta in V8+, placing sixth… raced in 1V8+ in all six spring events… claimed four first place finishes at the Longhorn Invitational… earned second and fourth place finish at the San Diego Crew Classic… finished second in both sessions of the Michigan Duals… won the petite finals at the Big Ten Championships… also claimed first place finish in the petite finals of the Central/South Regionals.

2007-2008… Novice member… member of the N8+ for each race in the spring season… posted a win over Kansas State in the Longhorn Invitational… contributed to the Hawkeyes first place team finish at the George Washington Invitational with two wins against Navy… posted first place finishes against Indiana and Ohio State in the Big Ten Challenge… earned a first place finish in the Petite Final at the Big Ten Championships… placed fourth in the Petite Finals at the South-Central Regionals… sat in the seven seat in each race.

Before Iowa… Participated on the varsity gymnastics squad as an all-conference and state competitor for four years… gymnastics co-captain junior and senior years… also participated in tennis… member of the high honor roll.

Personal… Born June 13, 1988… daughter of Claude and Kira Novack… athletic training major.