Jessica Cruzat
Jessica Cruzat
Birth Date: 11/27/1985
Year: Senior
Hometown: Orange, Calif.
High School: Villa Park HS
Position: Backstroke/IM/Freestyle
UC Santa Barbara
Placed second in the 800 free relay (7:21.73), second in the 200 backstroke (1:59.00) and ninth in the 500 free (4:55.38) at the Big West Championships...Earned Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention accolades. 2007: Member of the Big West Champion and school record-setting 400 medley relay team...Placed second in the 200 backstroke (2:00.46) and fourth in the 100 backstroke (56.92) at the Big West Championships...Top time in the 1000 freestyle came at UC Davis (10:28.12). 2006: Big West Champion in the 200 back (1:59.78)...Part of league champion 400 and 800 free relay and 400 medley relay teams...Third in the 100 back (56.13) and the 200 IM (2:03.57) at the BWC Championships. High School
A 2004 graduate of Villa Park High School...Swam in the Century League...Coached by John Cooley...Holds the school's top marks in the 100 backstroke, 50, 100, 200, and 500 freestyle events and was also a member of several record-setting relay teams...All-American from 2000-04...Swam for Novaquatics Swim Club and Dave Salo. Personal
Jessica Cruzat was born Nov. 27, 1985...Parents are Gerard and Georgiann...Has two siblings, Jarrod and Jenna...Enjoys shopping and taking it easy...Biggest thrill is living -"You only get to live once!"...Majoring in sociology.