Attended San Dimas High School ... trained with West Coast Elite ... during the 2010 Elite Season, placed sixth in the all-around at the Nastia Liukin Supergirl Cup; was an Elite Qualifier, placing first on bars, first on beam, and first in the all-around; placed 12th in the all-around at the Visa Championships ... during the 2009 Level 10 Season, was the JO National Champion, finishing first in the all-around, first on bars, first on beam, and second on floor ... achieved the San Dimas High School Gold Star Award every semester from 9th to 12th grade, awarded to students who have a 3.5+ GPA after each semester along with two school involvements.
Jaclyn K. McCartin is from West Covina, Calif. ... her parents are Creighton and Judy McCartin ... nickname is Jack ... chose UW because she "loved the campus, coaches, and team. They were so supportive of me through this whole year and they really helped me realize that this was going to be my new home."
Coach Joanne Bowers on Jaclyn:
"Besides being a great student and a great person, Jack is the most decorated gymnast we have ever recruited to UW. She will help raise the level of difficulty and performance quality on our team. We are extremely pleased to get someone of her caliber here."