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Samantha Peszek NCAA all-around champion

  Sophina DeJesus
Sophina DeJesus

Player Profile

Temecula, Calif.

High School:
Temecula Valley HS




Bruins Finish Fourth at NCAA Championships

UCLA alum coaches Florida to first team title.


Seven Gymnasts Earn All-America Honors

Zamarripa now has 19 career All-America honors.


UCLA Gymnastics Advances to Super Six Team Finals

Bruins will compete for NCAA Team Championship on Saturday in Pauley Pavilion


UCLA Second at Regionals, Advances to NCAA Championships

Bruins will compete for NCAA title in Pauley Pavilion Apr. 19-21.


NCAA Championship Berth on Line for UCLA Gymnastics Team

Sixth-ranked Bruins will travel to Ohio State for NCAA Regional meet Apr. 6.


Bruins Fly into Super Six


2012-13 Meet the Bruins - FX Highlights, Pt. 2

2012-13 Meet the Bruins - FX Highlights (Zamarripa, Larson, DeJesus)


UCLA vs. Utah, 1-12-13

UCLA Gymnastics vs. Utah, 1-12-13 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)


UCLA vs. Southern Utah (Photos by Christy Linder)

UCLA vs. Southern Utah, 1-16-13


2012-13 Meet the Bruins

The UCLA gymnastics team held its annual Meet the Bruins event on Dec. 9, 2012

2009 U.S. National Team member ... Three-time USA Championships qualifier ... Top finish at the USA Championships came in 2009, when she placed ninth in the all-around and on bars and fourth on beam ... Placed 14th in the all-around and ninth on beam at the 2008 Championships ... Represented the U.S. at the Junior Japan International in 2009 and won gold on floor and finished fourth in the all-around ... Fifth in the all-around and third on bars at the 2009 American Classic ... Competed at the 2010 U.S. CoverGirl Classic ... Level 10 State champion in the all-around and bars in 2007 ... Won the uneven bars at the 2012 SCEGA California Classic, competing as a Level 10 ... Trained at SCEGA under coaches Kathy Strate Meredith Paulicivic and Luis Garcia.

Former professional dancer and actress ... Acted and danced on the TV show Hip Hop Harry ... Twice went on tour with Macy's Passport and appeared in a Missy Elliott video and a Disney video ... Has been on several talk shows, including Ellen, Maury and Tom Joyner ... Did several commercials and a Broadway play with Debbie Allen ... Her dance crew Mix 5 took first place at Hip Hop International ... Choreographed for an award-winning varsity high school dance team ... Other hobbies include ice skating and rock climbing ... Full name is Sophina Saáde DeJesus ... Parents: Jerry and Maria DeJesus ... Has four siblings, brothers Izaia and Jerry and sisters Angelica and Savannah ... Acted with Savannah on Hip Hop Harry ... Born October 6, 1994 in San Jose, Calif. ... Biology major.

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