Jessy Sweet

Height: 5-5

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.

Previous School: The Vanguard School

Major: Marketing and Graphic Design

High School
Competed in cross country for three years and track and field for four years at The Vanguard School under head coach Steven Read ... served as team captain for two years each in cross country and track and field ... athletic honors included Runner's Roost All-Star Runner, two-time cross country regional champion of Division AA and cross country National Elite status ... competed in Nike Cross-Nationals ... won gold twice at track and field state championships ... qualified for state each year competing in cross country and track and field ... academic honors included Principal's List, National Honor Society elected treasurer, National Latin Exam silver medal and two academic letters.

Daughter of Albert and Jennifer Sweet ... born in Colorado Springs, Colo., on March 5, 1995 ... has two older brothers ... enjoys photography and literature.