2013: Grindle was named NJCAA First Team All-Region XII, NJCAA Region XII All-Tournament team, NJCAA Region XII Tournament MVP, NJCAA D-I All-National Tournament team, NSCAA All-Central Region and NSCAA Second Team All-American as a sophomore.
Grindle was the team's leading scorer as she tallied 23 goals and five assists while starting every game. She led the team in goals scored and was second on the team in assists, as well. She scored a career-high three goals in wins over Mercyhurst North East on Sept. 8 and Cincinnati State on Sept. 18. She also had four games of two goals, and she scored in all but six games.
It was in the postseason that Grindle really worked her magic. She scored a goal in all four of the team's full postseason games. In the Region XII semifinal against Delta College, she scored the game-winner. In the team's first national tournament game, she scored the game tying goal in the 76th minute of an eventual 1-1 tie. She also scored the team's lone goal in a 1-1 tie against Butler Community College in the team's second national tournament game.
For her career, Grindle played in 31 games and started 30. She nearly scored a goal per game as she finished with 29 goals and eight assists.
Grindle also closed her career in the record book as the program's second highest single season goal scorer (23, sophomore), the second highest single season points leader (51, sophomore), the program's second highest career goal scorer (29) and the program's second highest career scorer (67 points).
2012: After suffering an injury in the season's second game on Aug. 29, Grindle returned to action on Sept. 28 against Indiana Tech JV. In only 10 games (nine starts), she produced six goals and three assists, which put her fourth on the team in scoring.
Prior to Owens: Grindle was named the NWOSSL district player of the year as a senior, as well as First Team All-NWOSSL, First Team All-Northwest District and OSSCA Second Team All-Ohio. She played for head coach Monte Bandeen at Northwood.
Personal: Jessica is the daughter of Jerry and Michelle Grindle. She has one brother, Justin.
|Oct 23||at Delta College||W, 4-1|
|Oct 26||at Cincinnati State Technical & CC||W, 2-1|
|Nov 2||Delta College||W, 2-0|
|Nov 3||Cincinnati State Technical & CC||W, 2-0|
|Nov 18||vs. Darton State College||T, 1-1|
|Nov 19||vs. Butler Community College - KS||T, 1-1|
|Aug 14||at University of Saint Francis||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Aug 16||University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH)||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Aug 24||at Lake Michigan College||W, 5-0||1||0||2||3||.333||0-0||0|
|Aug 25||at Muskegon Community College||W, 2-1||0||1||1||0||-||0-0||0|
|Aug 31||at Jackson College||L, 3-2||1||0||2||1||1.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 4||Schoolcraft College||L, 3-1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 8||Mercyhurst North East||W, 7-0||3||1||7||8||.375||0-0||1|
|Sep 15||at Indiana Tech JV||W, 9-2||2||0||4||4||.500||0-0||1|
|Sep 18||Cincinnati State Technical & CC||W, 5-0||3||0||6||6||.500||0-0||0|
|Sep 21||Lorain County Community College||W, 10-0||2||1||5||3||.667||0-0||0|
|Sep 28||Muskegon Community College||W, 2-1||1||0||2||6||.167||0-0||0|
|Sep 29||Lake Michigan College||W, 3-0||2||0||4||3||.667||0-0||1|
|Oct 2||at Schoolcraft College||W, 2-1||0||1||1||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 9||Delta College||W, 3-1||1||0||2||3||.333||0-0||0|
|Oct 12||at Kellogg Community College||W, 5-1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 16||Indiana Tech JV||W, 3-1||1||1||3||3||.333||0-0||1|
|Oct 18||Jackson College||W, 4-0||2||0||4||4||.500||0-0||0|
|Oct 23||at Delta College||W, 4-1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 26||at Cincinnati State Technical & CC||W, 2-1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Nov 2||Delta College||W, 2-0||1||0||2||4||.250||0-0||1|
|Nov 3||Cincinnati State Technical & CC||W, 2-0||1||0||2||4||.250||0-0||0|
|Nov 18||vs. Darton State College||T, 1-1||1||0||2||1||1.000||0-0||0|
|Nov 19||vs. Butler Community College - KS||T, 1-1||1||0||2||1||1.000||0-0||0|