Alex Jessop
    Alex Jessop


    Sylvania, Ohio

    High School:
    St. Francis de Sales


    PH, PB, HB


    USAG Team Championships

    Photos from the team finals of the USAG Championships.


    Rocky Mountain Open

    Action from the Rocky Mountain Open on Jan. 15, 2011.


    Blue-Silver Intrasquad (12/4)

    The men's gymnastics team hosted its annual Blue-Silver Intrasquad Meet on Dec. 4.

    JUNIOR YEAR (2012): Competed on the pommel horse during four competitions, including the conference and national championship meets...scored a career-best 13.700 to place seventh at the team finals of the USAG National Championships...that score is ranked 19th on the program's all-time list...also competed on that event at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships and the NCAA National Qualifier.

    SOPHOMORE YEAR (2011): Participated on the floor exercise in three competitions...scored a career-best 13.200 on that event at against Stanford, Illinois and Illinois-Chicago on March 4...matched that score two days later against Ohio State, UIC and Temple...also competed on the pommel horse during the March 6 quad meet, recording a debut score of 13.400...also participated on the high bar in two meets, posting a personal-best 12.300 at the Rocky Mountain Open.

    FRESHMAN YEAR (2010): Earned the team's Hardest Worker award...competed on the pommel horse and parallel bars during three meets...set a career-high score of 13.250 on the pommel horse at Army...tallied a personal-best 13.700 on the parallel bars at the Springfield Triangular meet...also competed on the high bar at Arizona State, collecting a score of 11.300.

    HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: St. Francis de Sales High School...2009 Northwest Ohio district diving champion on the men's one meter...two-time state qualifier in one-meter diving...maintained a 4.0 GPA throughout all four years...competed at the club level at Sunrise Gymnastics Academy...coached by Steve Reamy, Chris Brown and Yusaku Hijioka...Junior Olympic national qualifier...was Class 3 Ohio state champion in 2003.

    PERSONAL: Son of Leonard and Julie Jessop...has two older brothers, Austin and Andrew...majoring in civil engineering...future plans include becoming a CE officer...hobbies include bicycling...favorite event is the high bar, because "I used to be terrified of it, and overcoming that fear took a lot of work"...member of Cadet Squadron 40.

    Inside Men's Gymnastics