4 Jessica Franklin
4 - Jessica Franklin
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbia, Md.
High School: Long Reach
Position: M
Major: Physical Education

2012 (Junior): Started all 17 games... Had a breakout season with 31 goals and six assists for 37 total points… Led the CAC with 11 free-position goals… Her 46 draw controls were second on the squad while her 31 goals ranked third… Also credited with 43 ground balls and 16 caused turnovers… Opened the season with a then career-high four goals in a win over St. Joseph’s (2/20)… Matched that total against Centenary (3/12) and Lancaster Bible (4/16)… Also tallied an assist against the Chargers for a career-high five total points… Tallied three assists against Notre Dame (3/7)… Recorded season-high six ground balls at Neumann (3/2), seven draw controls against Centenary and two caused turnovers five times… Had a pair of FPGs three times.

2011 (Sophomore): Started in 16 games...Scored nine goals...Averaged a shots on goal percentage of .700...Scored four goals on a free position...Recovered 22 grounds balls...Had 23 draw controls...Caused seven turnovers.

2010 (Freshman):  Appeared in 11 games, making four starts...Scored goals against Rutgers-Camden and Trinity...A dozen ground balls on the season...Four caused turnovers and three draw controls...Also a member of the field hockey team...Played in 20 games, making three starts...Scored two goals for four points...Had Wesley's only goal against Lynchburg...Scored the game-winner against Hood.

High School: Played lacrosse and field hockey...Second team all county for Howard County...Played in Maryland senior all-star game...Minds In Motion Scholar Athlete...Won LRHS coach's award in 2008.

Personal: Born 09/07/91...Daughter of Dale and Jody Franklin...Has a brother Justin.