Seniors and Award Finalists to be Recognized at May 1 Scholar-Athlete Reception
Illini show great individual development over 2012 spring season
Illini look to improve on 1-1-1 spring record at Ramblers
Soccer hosts second spring game on Sunday, April 15 at Noon CT
Illini and Tigers battled to 1-1 tie during fall preseason scrimmage
2011 - Senior: LSU Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Started in the midfield in 23 of Illinois' 24 contests, totaling 1,935 minutes on the year ... Tallied her first point of the season on an assist at Ball State ... Scored her first collegiate goal against Oregon during the LSU Invitational ... Served as a holding midfielder of the majority of the season, responsible for distributing the ball and maintaining possession from the backline to the attack in the center of the pitch.
2010 - Junior: Saw time as a substitute in six contests, totaling 85 minutes of action ... Earned her first collegiate point and assist on Megan Pawloski's game-winning goal against #23 Louisville.
2009 - Sophomore: Accumulated 126 minutes of action as a substitute in seven contests ... Registered the first shot of her collegiate career during the Illini's 3-0 shutout of UC Santa Barbara on Sept. 6 ... Also saw time against Illinois State, #18 Colorado, Denver, Washington, Michigan State and Michigan.
2008 - Freshman: Appeared in exhibition against Xavier ... Made first regular season appearance against Michigan State.
High School/Club: Led Texans to national finals in 2007 and 2008 and southern regional finals in 2006 ... Participated in ODP Region III camp from 2002-04 ... Played six years for the ODP NTSSA state team ... Named Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Personal: Born Sept. 25, 1989 ... Majoring in agricultral and consumer economics ... Daughter of Juan and Janette Guerra ... Brother, Jan Michael, plays soccer at the University of Chicago ... Enjoys art, dancing and playing guitar.
Getting to Know Jackie: Favorite Athlete: Michael Ballack ... Favorite Pro Team: Manchester United ... Favorite Actor: Will Ferrell ... Favorite Musician: Jason Mraz ... Favorite TV Show: Friends ... Favorite Movie: My Best Friend's Wedding ... Favorite Book: Beaches ... Favorite Quote: "Fear is not an option." ... Favorite food: Chicken pesto pasta ... Favorite Pre-Game Meal: Wheat bagel with peanut butter ... Dream Job: CEO of Nike.
Jackie Guerra's Career Statistics