Machado played in 29 matches and 75 games in her first season ... made one start on Sept. 15 against Pittsburgh ... averaged 1.80 digs per game, which ranked sixth on the team ... posted six matches with double figures in digs ... had a season-high 14 digs in back-to-back contests against Stanford (Oct. 26) and California (Oct. 27) ... those two contests were the culmination of a three-match streak with double figures in digs ... shared the Bruin lead in digs with 13 during a Sept. 15 victory at San Diego ... recorded her first career kill in a win against Arizona on Sept. 20 ... had 10 digs and two aces in a victory at UC Irvine (Sept. 7).
LA COSTA CANYON HIGH SCHOOL
Machado was a three-time varsity letterwinner at La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, Calif. ... two-time team captain for the Mavericks ... earned Palomar League Player of the Year, first-team All-CIF, first-team All-Academic, Union Tribune and North County Times first-team and Union Tribune first-team All-Academic honors as a junior and senior ... named Athlete of the Week and Athlete of the Month three times each ... helped the Mavericks to CIF San Diego Division-I titles in `04, `05 and `06 and Palomar League titles in 2005 and 2006 ... named a Volleyball Magazine and PrepVolleyball.com All-American ... recorded 1,125 assists, 336 digs and 48 aces during her high school career ... received the U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award in 2007 ... played club with Encinitas Wave and earned a bronze medal with the 2002 Junior Olympic U-13 team and a gold medal with the `04 Junior U-15 squad ... named MVP in the 2004 tournament and to the All-Tournament team in `05 Junior 16 Open Tournament ... also earned four medals with numerous Junior Olympic beach volleyball squads ... named San Diego Hall of Champions Athlete of the Month for August in 2006 ... was a member of the U-19 USA Volleyball Beach National Team which competed in the FIVB U-19 World Championships in Poland.
Born Jazmin Alyna Machado on Mar. 9, 1989 in La Jolla, Calif. ... parents are Zee and Edward Machado ... has an older sister, Jade, a senior on the UCLA women's volleyball team ... father Ed was a member of the UCLA men's volleyball team from 1968-71, winning two NCAA Championships (1970 and `71) ... majoring in communications.
Jazmin Machado's Career Statistics
Jazmin Machado's Match Highs
|KILLS||1, vs. Arizona (9/20/07)||SERVICE ACES||2, at UC Irvine (9/7/07)||DIGS||14, vs. Stanford (10/26/07)
14, vs. California (10/27/07)
|POINTS||2.0, at UC Irvine (9/7/07)
2.0, vs. Arizona (9/20/07)