Jessica Mattsson
Jessica Mattsson
Height: 5-6
Year: SO/JR
Hometown: Tierp, Sweden
Position: Throws
Last School: Katedralskolan
Experience: 2L

2018 Outdoor

  • Set school hammer record in 53.77m to finish third at Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational in just second collegiate meet
  • Broke own school hammer record in 54.57m to place 10th at Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
  • Competed at OVC Championships in hammer but did not mark

2017-18 Indoor

  • Did not compete

Prior to Belmont

Graduated from Katedralskolan high school in Vaexjoe, Sweden ... Competed for Spårvägen FK club team in her native Sweden ... Set personal-best in the hammer throw of 55.98 meters.

Personal

Born Jan. 28, 1998 ... Daughter of Lars-Olof and Lena Wennberg Mattsson ... Interested in majoring in Publishing at Belmont ... Lists favorite athlete as countrymate and current Belmont teammate Maja Gustavsson ... Greatest sports thrill was competing for Swedish National Team. 

Personal Records

Hammer: 54.57m*

*Belmont record