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    Jessica Guzik  
    Jessica Guzik

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Annandale, VA

    High School:
    Woodson

    Height:
    5-11

    Birthdate:
    11/18/1984

    Squad:
    Varsity


    AS A SENIOR: Key member of the Irish's second varsity eight boat ... rowed with the second varsity eight boat for Notre Dame's second straight appearance in the NCAA Championships ... rode the second varsity eight boat to an appearance in the Petite Finals at the Central/South Region Championship ... placed second in the second varsity eight boat in the Finals of the BIG EAST Championships, falling to Louisville despite a time of 6:49.58 ... sat in the second varsity eight boat against Virginia and Princeton (6:42.1) ... rowed in the second varsity eight boat at the Windemere Classic defeating Stanford while falling to California and UCLA ... rode in the second varsity eight boat against Michigan State, Michigan, and Clemson (7:12.46) ... won the second varsity eight race against Cincinnati and Alabama with a time of 6:49.85 ... rowed in the second varsity eight boat against Tennessee and Minnesota ... sat in the varsity eight "B" boat for a seventh place finish out of 24 boats at the Head of the Rock. ... recipient of Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Student-Athlete Award ... named National Scholar Athlete by Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) Collegiate Rowing Coaches ... three-time member of BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.

    AS A JUNIOR: Key member of Notre Dame's second varsity boat that helped the Irish earn a team berth at NCAA Championships ... led boat to 12th-place finish overall in second varsity eight competition after finishing sixth in Petite Final with a time of 7:05.00 as Notre Dame posted a ninth-place finish overall in team standings at NCAAs in first-ever appearance in team competition ... posted first victory of the spring at Lubbers Cup with crew finishing in a time of 7:14.52 ... won Petite Final in second varsity eight race at San Diego Crew Classic with a winning time of 6:56.00 ... earned gold medal at BIG EAST Championships, winning the Grand Final with a time of 6:38.62 ... her boat finished fifth at Central/South Regional Championships ... rowed as a member of the piece one crew that finished eighth in a time of 10:01.00 in first regatta of the season against Michigan, Michigan State and Eastern Michigan ... improved to a seventh-place finish in the piece two competition clocking in at a time of 10:33.00 ... finished 11th in the piece three race sitting in the two seat...captured sixth in the open eight (16:34.14) at the Head of the Rock ... at the Notre Dame Invitational rowed in the b-boat in the open eight race that finished fifth ... impressive first place finish in the open eight-b at the Head of the Elk in a time of 14:45.21, 22 seconds ahead of the second place team.

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Earned her second monogram with the irish ... rowed with the varsity eight in 2004-05 ... BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... finished the season with a third place finish in the Petite Finals of the Central/South Region Sprints, only 3.50 seconds behind the winner, Minnesota ... second place finish at the BIG EAST Championships in the stroke seat ... varsity eight came in third against Harvard and Yale ... second place versus Louisville and Indiana ... defeated Cincinnati with the varsity eight crew in the stroke seat ... first place against Indiana and Purdue in a time of 6:56.8 ... stroke seat in a second place finish in the Jessop-Whittier Cup Petite Final at the San Diego Crew Classic ... placed third versus Tennessee and Michigan State. Sat in the stroke seat for the fall season ... raced to a 10th-place finish in a time of 16:30.87 in the open eight at the Head of the Rock ... took seventh-place in the open four-c race at the Head of the Elk ... clocked in a time of 16:28.1 in the open eight-a race at the Head of the Elk, which was good for seventh-place.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Earned a monogram in her first season with the Irish ... named to the 2004 BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team ... rowed in the first seat for the Irish second varsity eight crew for the spring season ... earned a gold medal at the BIG EAST Rowing Challenge in the grand final ... helped crew to a third place finish in all three sessions against Tennessee and Michigan State at the spring season opener ... finished runner-up against Duke and third to Michigan and Clemson ... came in third in the JV Heat C and second in the JV Petite at the San Diego Crew Classic ... finished second behind Michigan State at the Indiana Crew Classic ... placed second against Boston University and Northeastern ... finished runner-up to Duke in the grand finals at the Central Sprints ... in the fall, was a member of the third varsity eight at the Head of the Rock, which placed 12th ... also rowed in the novice four at the Head of the Rock, winning the race more than seven seconds ahead of Wisconsin ... rowed in the first varsity eight at the Head of the Eagle, placing third.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Was an all-Virginia rower in 2002 at Woodson High School ... named an all-metropolitan rower by the Washington Post in 2002 ... received the W.T. Woodson Athletic Achievement Award in 2002 ... won a gold medal at the 2002 United States Nationals in the women's junior eight category with Water Street Rowing ... was a three-year letterwinner, earning all-city and all-state her junior and senior seasons ... team captain as a junior and senior ... won a silver medal at the National Capitol Area Scholastic Rowing Championship in 2003 in the women's four ... then won bronze medal at the 2003 Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championship ... a member of National Honor Society, the French Honor Society and the National Art Honor Society ... won the Associated Press Scholar Award ... one of two children ... daughter of Dennis and Ellen Guzik ... born Nov. 18, 1984, in Jacksonville, N.C. ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in classics ... earned Dean's List honors with a cumulative GPA of 3.6.

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