2009-10 (Junior): Cross Country: Competed in two meets as a junior... At the UMass Five-Way Meet (9/19), took 79th place with a time of 22:18... Crossed at 22:35 at the Fairfield Invitational (9/12).
2008-09 (Sophomore) Cross Country Competed in four meets ... Finished the 5K in 22:42.6 at the Atlantic 10 Championships (11/1) ... At the Albany Invitational finished the 5K in a season-best 20:28 for 30th place finish overall (10/18).
2007-2008 (Freshman): Did not compete.
Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner for James Hoar at Dennis-Varmouth Regional High School ... A.C.L Champions four year, State Champions her senior year ... Four year All-Star ... Third in Eastern Massachusetts in 2004 ... Best times include 20:40 in the 5,000, 5:48 in the mile, and 2:38 in the 800.
Personal: Full name is Jessica Marie Byron ... Born September 2, 1989 ... Daughter of John and Barbara Byron ... Sister to Carmen, Jim, and John III ... Majoring in psychology.