Drake Relays
Jessica Nightser
Position: Rower
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa
High School: Lewis Central
Experience: 3 Letters

2012-13 — Member of the women's open four boat that placed sixth at the 2013 Abeerden Dad Vail Regatta ... rower on the varsity eight I boat that took fourth place at the MAAC championship ... member of the varsity eight A boat that captured first place at the Drake Invitational ... member of the varsity four boat that placed third on the Sunday of the Shelton Duel ... named to the 2013 MAAC all-academic team ... rower for collegiate four and collegiate eight teams that placed fourth at Head of the Mississippi...placed fourth in women's club doubles with Bailey Berg at Head of the Des Moines Regatta...2011-12 — Rowed on the varsity eight boat that took first place in a photo finish at the MAAC championship in a photo finish to help Drake capture its first conference championship...rowed on the varsity eight boat that took first place at the Drake Invitational...rower on the varsity eight boat that took second place at the Lubbers Cup...member of open eight team which won division at Quad Cities Classic...placed fifth in club doubles with Madi Perrington at Head of the Des Moines Regatta...named to the 2012 MAAC All-Academic team...second-year letterwinner...2010-11 — First-year letterwinner.

High School — Four-year varsity letterwinner in swimming for Lewis Central High School...also lettered in golf as junior and bowling as senior...member of National Honor Society.

Personal — Pharmacy major...recipient of Drake Presidential and Trustee Scholarships...daughter of Mark and Bonnie Nightser...brother, Derek, is a member of football and wrestling teams for Grand View...born in April, 1992 in Nebraska.