There cannot have been many players in any stage that have made such an impact as Jessica did on her international debut when she scored an incredible six tries against Canada, and followed that up with another five tries against the same opposition at Twickenham Stadium on her second cap.
The flying wing was a talented athlete growing up where she competed in the sprint hurdles and they relay at the English Schools Athletics Championships. After starting rugby at the age of six at Chichester RFC, her development of the game was helped by her father John who was a rugby coach and represented Sussex and Norfolk during his playing days. She progress through the age groups at Pulborough and helped the club win the National Championship in 2006.
Success has come early to Jessica as she won the European sevens championship with England Under 18s in 2004 and 2005, captained the talent development group side in a win over Canada and also won the Premiership and Cup in her first season with Harlequins Ladies after joining them in 2016
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Last updated: 13 December 2017