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Jessica O'Brien
2012-13 Women's Golf
Chesterton, Ind.
Jessica O'Brien

Enters Fall 2012 with a 91.7 scoring average in 50 career rounds ... holds the sixth best career scoring average among Crusaders with at least 20 rounds.

2011-2012: Participated in 10 out of 11 Crusader events as a junior ... finished with a career-best 87.6 scoring average in 20 rounds ... Competed in all five events during the fall campaign ... posted a season low 36-hole total of 165 (85-80) at the Valpo Invitational ... shot a second round 80 at the Valparaiso Invitational, a collegiate best ... carded a fall stroke average of 86.2.

2010-2011: Competed in six matches including all five in the spring season ... posted a season-low round of 88 in the second round of the Chicago State Cougar Classic ... shot 180 for the 36-hole tournament for a season best ... posted a 94.7 scoring average ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall Academic Honor Roll.

2009-2010: Competed in all nine fall tournaments during rookie campaign ... made collegiate debut at the PTSIR Golf Performance Classic ... shot a season-low 88 in final round of the fall, at the Dayton Fall Invitational, as well as round one of the Loyola Invitational in the spring ... tallied a 90 in the final round at the BGSU Falcon Invitational ... led the Crusaders at Dayton in the fall ... posted a 36-hole best tournament of 177 at Loyola to lead the team ... finished with a 94.7 stroke average, second best on the squad.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Trojans ... led team to its first state appearance in school history in 2008 ... an All-Duneland Athletic Conference selection in 2008 ... led team to sectional championships in 2007 and 2008 ... named team’s Most Improved Player as a sophomore ... team’s Mental Attitude Award winner in 2007 ... team’s Sportsmanship Award recipient as a senior ... a two-time team captain ... also lettered in basketball.  

Personal: Jessica is the daughter of Mark and Karen O’Brien ... major is elementary education ... born Nov. 14, 1990.

2012-13 Women's Golf
Alyssa CameronJr.Warsaw, Ind.
Kathleen CooperSr./Jr.Hobart, Ind.
Brianna DavyJr.Schererville, Ind.
Annie GaugertFr.Lake Geneva, Wis.
Sibil GillFr.Kokomo, Ind.
Michelle KlecknerJr.New Brighton, Minn.
Olivia McCormickFr.Grant Park, Ill.
Annie NolanSr./Jr.Valparaiso, Ind.
Jessica O'BrienSr.Chesterton, Ind.
Erika PfaenderJr.Pewaukee, Wis.
A.J. SeligSo.Hortonville, Wis.
Kelly VoigtJr.Palatine, Ill.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler