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Jess  Orrett


Wells, England

High School:
Millfield School




Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized


Four Virginia Field Hockey Players Named to the NFHCA Academic Squad

Cavaliers also earn the National Academic Team Award; Zamojcin Named a Scholar of Distinction


No. 6 Virginia Field Hockey Hosts No. 19 Old Dominion on Sunday

Five players will be honored post-game in the annual Senior Day ceremony


Q&A with the Field Hockey Seniors

Senior captatins Jenny Johnstone, Kelsey LeBlanc, Maddie DeCerbo and Jess Orrett


No. 6 Virginia Blanks Miami (Ohio), 3-0

Cavaliers log their second shutout victory of the season


Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)

Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)


NCAA Field Hockey vs. Princeton (by Matt Riley)

NCAA Field Hockey vs. Princeton (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. St. Joseph's (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. St. Joseph's (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)

2012 Orrett Web Feature

At Virginia

• Co-captain
• SGI / NFHCA National Academic Squad, her fourth time earning the honor
• Appeared in every game with 18 starts
• Scored the game-winning goal against Miami (Sept. 9), also adding an assist for a season-high three points
• Assisted on a goal against Princeton (Sept. 7)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Co-captain with Elly Buckley
• Appeared in 19 games with 18 starts
• Logged an assist against Penn State (Sept. 1)
• Scored the game-winning goal in the neutral-site game against Maine (Sept. 14), her only goal of the regular-season
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Appeared in all 22 games with 16 starts
• Scored her lone goal of the season vs. New Hampshire (Oct. 7)
• Logged assists in back-to-back games against Saint Joseph's (Sept. 30) and Yale (Oct. 6)
• Had an assist in the NCAA Tournament second round game against Princeton
• Took a season-high three shots in the season opener at Temple
• Also had an assist against Penn State (Aug. 26) and Towson (Sept. 2)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Started all 20 games as a freshman
• Tallied four goals and four assists for 12 points
• Took 27 shots
• Recorded first career goal and assist in first collegiate game vs. VCU (Aug. 26)
• Also scored against Towson (Sept. 2), Maryland (Sept. 30) and William & Mary (Oct. 17)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Member of the English U-16 and U-18 national teams

High School
• First team English National League selection
• Led squad to national finalist finishes in both indoor and outdoor leagues


• Daughter of Deborah and Robert Orrett
• Has two sisters, Rachel and Libby
• Her whole family played field hockey at the University level. Her parents played at Reading, her sister, Rachel, played for Birmingham and her sister, Libby, played at Leeds
• Psychology major

Orrett's Career Statistics



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