Honors & Awards
- U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier (2012)
- Three Letters (2016, 2017, 2018)
- CSCAA Scholar All-American (HM, 2017)
- Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018)
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2015, 2016, 2017; Spring 2016, 2017, 2018)
- Herman Team GPA Award (2016, 2017)
- Nebraska's Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (2017)
- Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award (2018)
- Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
Jacqueline Jeschke had a junior senior season, earning 10 top-five finishes between individual events and relays. The Georgia native had a strong 200 back performance at the 2017 USA Winter Nationals, placing sixth with a time of 2:00.29. Jeschke competed at the Mizzou Invite in the 100 back, 200 back and 200 fly, placing 16th, 14th and 14th respectively. At the 2018 Big Ten Championships, Jeschke placed top-50 in the 100 back (56.02), 200 back (2:00.05) and in the 200 fly (2:04.79). The three-time letter winner received her second consecutive Academic All-Big Ten Award. Jeschke earned the Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award and is a three-time member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Jeschke claimed five top-five finishes, including two third-place showings as a sophomore in 2016-17. Jeschke had a strong Big Ten Championships, setting career bests in the 100-yard backstroke (55.07), 200-yard backstroke (1:57.22) and the 200-yard butterfly (2:03.18). She placed 32nd in the 100 back and 23rd in the 200 back (1:58.12). A standout in the classroom, Jeschke earned academic All-Big Ten honors in 2017. She also claimed spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the spring and fall semesters. She earned Nebraska's Big Ten Sportsmanship Award, and she was named to the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team for the second consecutive year.
Jeschke produced eight top-five finishes, including one victory and a pair of runner-up finishes in her first season as a Husker in 2015-16. Jeschke won the 200-yard backstroke (2:07.65) in a dual victory over Omaha, while adding a second-place finish in the 200-yard butterfly (2:09.21) against the Mavs. She also notched a fifth-place showing in the 200 individual medley (2:13.41) against Omaha. Jeschke added a season best of 2:05.73 in the 200 fly and a career-best 2:04.97 in the 200 IM at the Big Challenge. At the Big Ten Championships, Jeschke swam to a season-best 1:59.21 to take 27th in the 200 back. She added a 35th-place finish in the 100 backstroke (56.16) and took 74th in 200 IM at the conference meet. Jeschke also started strong in the classroom, earning spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2015-16. She was also a member of the 2016 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Jeschke joined the Husker swimming and diving team after an outstanding career with the Aiken-Augusta swim team. While swimming for Aiken-Augusta, Jeschke set 50 team records. She was ranked in the top-10 nationally five times and made finals at Junior Nationals. Jeschke was also a participant and qualifier at the 2012 Olympic Trials. An impressive performer in the classroom, she earned scholastic All-America honors, a top GPA and a spot on the University of Stanford Online High School honor roll. Jeschke was also a member of National Honor Society.
The daughter of Peggy and Bob Jeschke, Jacqueline was born July 30, 1997, in Honolulu, Hawaii. She has a younger sister, Jenny, and a younger brother, Mike. Jacqueline is a nutrition, exercise and health science major at Nebraska. She earned academic All-Big Ten accolades in 2017. She is a six-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athete Honor Roll. She also earned spots on the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2016, 2017 and 2018. She chose Nebraska over LSU, Penn State, South Carolina, Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech.
Career Best Times
|100 Back||55.07||Big Ten Championships (2017)|
|200 Back||1:57.22||Big Ten Championships (2017)|
|200 Fly||2:03.18||Big Ten Championships (2017)|
|200 IM||2:04.97||Big Challenge (2015)|