Bruins' varsity eight crews each record second-place finishes
Rowed with the varsity eight and second varsity throughout her junior season ... rowed six seat in the varsity eight in UCLA's dual meet victory over Loyola Marymount (March 3) ... rowed six seat in the varsity eight's win against San Diego (March 10) ... rowed six seat for the varsity eight on day one of the San Diego Crew Classic (March 31) ... rowed four seat in the varsity eight on day two of the San Diego Crew Classic (April 1) ... rowed two seat with the second varsity eight in their dual meet victory over Louisville at the SoCal Challenge (April 14) ... rowed two seat in the 2V8+ against USC (April 28), leading the boat to a win over the Women of Troy ... rowed two seat at both the Pac-12 Championships and NCAA Championships, leading UCLA to program-best team finishes at both events (third place at Pac-12s, and eighth place at NCAAs) ... led the 2V8+ to a third-place finish at Pac-12 Championships ... led UCLA to an appearance in the school's first-ever Grand Final (2V8+) at NCAA Championships.
Rowed in the varsity eight crews through the first five events of the spring season ... rowed bow seat in the varsity eight in dual-meet wins against Loyola Marymount (March 5) and San Diego State (March 13) ... rowed six seat in the varsity eight against California (March 27) and six seat in the second varsity against Stanford (March 28) ... stroked the second varsity eight at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 2-3).
Rowed in several crews for the Bruins as a freshman, closing the season by stroking the 2V8+ at NCAA Championships ... helped UCLA secure its first-ever team berth to NCAA Championships ... rowed six seat in the 3V8+ in a dual-meet win over Loyola Marymount (March 6) ... rowed two seat in the V4+ `A' crew in a dual-meet victory against San Diego State (March 13) ... rowed six seat in the Open 8+ at the San Diego Crew Classic (March 27-28), helping lead the Bruins to two first-places finishes in six-boat heats on consecutive days ... stroked the V4+ at the SoCal Challenge (April 10), leading UCLA to a victory over Notre Dame ... rowed six seat in the 2V8+ at Dexter Lake, Ore., as the Bruins defeated Oregon State and San Diego ... rowed six seat in the 2V8+ against USC, leading UCLA past its crosstown rival in the 2V8+ race ... rowed six seat in the 2V8+ at Pac-10 Championships (May 16), helping the Bruins secure a fifth-place team finish ... stroked the 2V8+ at NCAA Championships (May 28-30), as the Bruins finished fourth in their 2V8+ elimination heat and seventh in the afternoon repechage ... raced to a third-place finish in the 2V8+ Third Final.
Two-year varsity soccer letterwinner under head coach Rob Rodriguez at St. Lucy's Priory High School (Glendora, Calif.).
Full name: Jessica McGuire ... Jessica is the daughter of Kevin and Denise McGuire ... has one brother, Jacob, and one sister, Jackie ... psychobiology major.