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    Courtney Jaco
    Courtney Jaco

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Compton, Calif.

    High School:
    Windward School

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    Guard

    Experience:
    HS

    03/18/2014

    Pac-12 Champion USC Women Head To NCAA Tournament

    The Trojans are back in the Big Dance for the first time since 2006 after winning Pac-12 Tournament Championship.

    03/09/2014

    USC Women Deliver Another Upset To Claim First Pac-12 Tournament Championship

    The automatic NCAA berth belongs to the Trojans after another big win at the Pac-12 Tournament in Seattle.

    03/04/2014

    Cassie Harberts Repeats On All-Pac-12 Team

    Ariya Crook, Brianna Barrett, Alexyz Vaioletama and Courtney Jaco also earn Pac-12 honors.

    02/08/2014

    USC Women Leave The Bruins Behind 68-54

    The Trojans never trailed as they tally their second win of the year over UCLA.

    01/19/2014

    USC Women Go Big With 109-85 Win Over Oregon

    Women of Troy set a Galen Center record with the first triple-digit game ever at the arena.

    03/08/2014

    USC vs. No. 4 Stanford

    USC vs. No. 4 Stanford photos by USA TODAY Sports

    11/25/2013

    South Carolina @ USC

    South Carolina @ USC

    THIS SEASON
    Courtney Jaco enters her first season at USC.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Jaco played basketball and softball and ran track and cross country at Windward School in Mar Vista, Calif.... A four-time CIF Southern Section 4AA first team pick and four-time all-league first team honoree... Named to 2012 ESPN all-state juniors second team... As a senior, named to ESPN all-state seniors first team and to LA Times first team... Team won 2012 state championship and was CIF SS runner-up in 2013, going 32-1 that year... Scored 33 points in the championship game of the Canyon Palisades Tournament in 2012... Played club for Cal Sparks.

    PERSONAL
    Courtney Nicole Jaco was born Sept. 28, 1995, in Harbor City, Calif... Daughter of Alex and Janine... Enjoys hanging out with friends in her free time... Lists Kobe Bryant as her biggest sports hero... Has always wanted to go skydiving... Hopes to travel to Fiji, Japan, Italy and Australia... Majoring in psychology and minoring in occupational therapy... Hopes to go to grad school and become a sports psychologist or start a nonprofit organization.