1999 - One of the top UCLA scholar student-athletes, O'Connor last spring earned GTE All-District VIII first-team All-Academic honors, with a 3.93gpa in linquistics and computer science ... Season-bests of 17-11 in the long jump and 39-5G in the triple jump ... First-team Pac-10 All-Academic for outdoor track and MPSF for indoor track ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll for fall (4.00gpa), spring and winter (3.958gpa) quarters.
1998 - At the Pac-10 meet, O'Connor scored in the triple jump, placing seventh (39-0H) ... Season-bests of 18-8i, 18-5I and 39-6H ... First-team Academic All-Pac-10 (3.96 gpa) ... Athletic Director's honor roll for fall (3.928gpa) and spring (4.000 gpa) quarters.
1997 - As a true freshman, O'Connor qualified for the Pac-10 in both jumps ... She scored in the long jump, placing sixth (19-2 G) and she was 10th in the triple ... Season best 39-6H in the triple jump ... Also recorded a 39-9 I (nwi) and 39-7w ... Her season best in the long jump was 19-6G ... On the Athletic Director's Honor Roll all three quarters.
High School - One of the nation's top female prep jumpers ... Four-year letter winner at Esperanza HS in Anaheim ... Her long jump of 19-8I ranked 10th in the nation and her 40-11I in the triple jump was eighth ... CA State champ in the triple jump and CIF runnerup in the long jump ... Also captured the State triple jump title as a junior ... Holds school records in the long jump, triple jump and pole vault.
Personal - Linguistics/computer science major ... Born May 18, 1978.
O'Connor's Best Marks
LJ 19-8I TJ 40-11I