2000 (Junior): Took on a larger role for Washington as a junior by competing in every meet ... she vaulted for the Huskies in every meet except for the Arizona State/Seattle Pacific home meet and at the NCAA Regionals ... set her career high on vault with a 9.700 score at the Pac-10 Championships ... posted her career best on bars at Arizona with a score of 9.725.
1998 (Freshman):One of four freshmen on 1998 Husky squad ... did not compete at the NCAA Championships ... competed on the vault in two meets ... posted a 9.4 at California and season-best 9.635 at Arizona.
Getting to Know ... Jessica SchedlerMy Nickname: Skittles
The best nickname on the team is: Woogie-Sidney
Favorite Event: Bars (the ones you swing on)
The gymnastics move I would like to perfect is: Thatcher 1/2
Favorite Gymnast: Brandy Johnson and Mary Lou Retton
The person most influential towards my gymnastics is: Frank Lee because he's helped me realize where gymnastics stands with the rest of my life and that each day is a new day and another day to get stronger and he believes in Pony Power!
Favorite Class at UW: Psychology 210
My Greatest Moment: Winning regionals my freshman year (1998)
My Biggest Fear: Getting evicted from my apartment and having no place to sleep. And my roommates feet!
What stresses me out: Not being able to plan ahead.
The one thing I wish I could change about myself is: I wish I had a smaller head and I wish I was more decisive.
My favorite motto is: "I can do all things through Him who gives me strength" Phil. 4:13
The one thing about myself that surprises other people is: I burp really loud and unexpectedly.
Who do you most admire: My parents for supporting everything I do and trusting me to make the right decisions.
Career Goal: I'm not quite sure what I want to do when I grow up yet.
My mentor is: Clay Schwenn helps me decide what to do with my life and Frank Lee inspires me to do it.
If I'm cooking dinner, we're having: Coffee, Skittles, and cupcakes
The last CD I bought was: Millenium Hiphop
If I could be any character from a book, TV, or movie, I'd be: Cinderella because I've always wanted a pair of glass slippers . . . oh yeah, and Prince Charming too.
If I starred in a movie, my leading man would be: Maximus (Russell Crowe in the Gladiator)
My favorite web site is: www.gladiator.com
The best book I've read lately: Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller
If I had a web site, my address would be: www.giggles.com
My gymnastics goals for the season are: To help the team make Super Six
I started gymnastics at age: Six
In 10 years, I see myself: Still living with my favorite roommate Cory Smith, but in Italy where we will be picking grape in our vineyard with Italian men and eating a lot of great food.
Schedler's Meet-by-Meet Results
2000 Meet Vault Bars Beam Floor AA California 9.625 8.450 -- -- -- at Oregon State 9.475 9.075 -- -- -- at Stanford 9.625 9.175 -- -- -- at Boise State 9.650 9.475 -- -- -- Ariz. State/SPU -- 9.625 -- -- -- at Arizona 9.625 9.725 -- -- -- UCLA/Alaska/Sac. St. 9.550 -- -- -- -- at Utah 9.575 -- -- -- -- at Georgia 9.625 -- -- -- -- Pac-10 Championships 9.700 -- -- -- -- NCAA Regional -- 9.650 -- -- --