Jessica begins her fourth season as a member of the Bears coaching staff.
She was a graduate assistant at her alma mater Ithaca for the 2012-’13 season as year in which the Bombers won a school-record 27 games, won a the conference championship and advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
Farley, who graduated with degree win Exercise Science and earned a Master’s Degree in Exercise Science from Ithaca, was a three-year starting guard for the Bombers as the team won an Empire 8 championship while current Coast Guard head coach Alex Ivansheck was an assistant coach.
The Bombers had a then school-record 24 wins during her senior season while in her sophomore season, the team finished a perfect 16-0 in Empire 8 play for the first time.
Farley was an honorable mention All-conference selection as a senior as she led the Bombers with 90 assists and 66 steals and finished among Ithaca’s career leaders in both categories (seventh with 246 assists and eighth with 194 steals) as well as in three-point baskets (ninth with 77).