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Chelsea Jackson
Chelsea Jackson
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Flagstaff, Ariz.
High School: Northland Prep
Position: Diving

Academic Notes: Majoring in biology...Two-time WAC All-Academic selection and Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient...Two-time CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-American.

Career Notes: Second-highest score on platform in program history (230.50)...Fourth-highest score on 1-meter (303.15)...Fifth-highest score on 3-meter (316.80).

2013-14 (Sophomore): Earned three All-WAC first team honors at WAC Championships...Competed on all three boards at the WAC Championships...Finished third on 1-meter with a score of 302.50...Finished third on 3-meter with a score of 315.85...Finished third on platform with a career-best score of 230.50 after sixth-best prelim score...Qualified for NCAA Zone E Meet...Advanced to finals and finished 15th on 3-meter at Zones with a total score of 577.50...Broke the Wall Aquatic Center record on 1-meter with a score of 303.15 versus New Mexico...Career-high score of 316.60 on 3-meter versus Northern Colorado...Finished third on 1-meter and 11th on 3-meter and platform at Air Force Diving Invitational...Finished seventh on 3-meter and 10th on 1-meter and platform at Wildcat Diving Invitational...Placed first on 1-meter versus New Mexico, Idaho, Colorado State, Arizona and Grand Canyon and first on 3-meter versus Northern Colorado...Named WAC Diver of the Week twice on Oct. 29 and Nov. 12...Led the team on 1-meter and 3-meter and second-best score on platform for the season.

2012-13 (Freshman): Earned one All-WAC first team honor and one second team honor at WAC Championships...Competed on all three boards at the WAC Championships...Finished third on 1-meter with a score of 270.70 after fifth-best prelim score of 252.25...Finished fifth on platform with a career best score of 211.75 after a prelim score of 206.70...Advanced to the B final and finished ninth on 3-meter with a score of 299.30 after 10th best prelim score of 233.40...Qualified for NCAA Zone E Meet...Advanced to finals and finished 15th on 1-meter at Zones with a total score of 520.15...Career-high scores of 285.15 on 1-meter and 308.55 on 3-meter versus Colorado State...Second-best scores on team on all three boards for the season.

High School: Competed in gymnastics before taking up diving...Named gymnast of the year and was Arizona state champion for level six...Placed second in the state for level seven gymnastics and earned third place for level five...3.80 high school GPA.

Personal: Chelsea Morgan Jackson was born Aug. 31, 1994 in Flagstaff, Ariz....Daughter of Steve and Stephanie Jackson...One younger brother, Cort, and two younger sisters, Haley and Shea...Father, Steve, was a professional snowboarder for 10 years...Father and grandfather both attended NAU...Sister, Haley, currently attends NAU...Hobbies include reading and hiking.

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