Her sister Clodagh also played basketball with Glanmire, and Boston University, and her brother Jack hoops with the Ballincollig U15 team.
“I also struggled with three bad concussions in my senior year and ended up missing my last season. Thankfully, I managed to get things together and I graduated on time.
After finishing college Jessica signed her first professional contract with Nottingham Wildcats in England.
“One high has been coming to play at Wyndham Basketball Club. This is the club where I have felt most at home and accepted. I just love the culture,and how our coaching director, and head coach Reece Potter runs the whole club.
“It’s so strange because I’ve been at Wyndham Basketball Club for over a year now but still haven’t actually played a game.