22 Jade Wentz Fitzgerald
22 Jade Wentz Fitzgerald
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: San Marcos HS
Position: Utility
Major: Environmental Studies

Rounded out the season with 5 goals...2 steals...Earned 5 ejections...Had 2 multiple goal games...Assisted the Gauchos with 1 goal to defeat Marist in the UCSB Winter Invite 

Tallied seventeen total goals...Eighteen steals...Earned seventeen ejections...Had several multiple goal games and contributed 1 goal to help the Gauchos defeat UC Davis at the Big West Tournament 


Scored 1 goal, 5 assists and tallied 2 steals…Scored in a season-opening win over Sonoma State…Named Scholar Athlete during the 2010-2011 season

Wentz Fitzgerald played at San Marcos High School under head coach Brian “Chuckie” Roth…Earned All-Channel League Honorable Mention accolades in 2007…Named to the 2009 All-CIF Third Team and 2nd Team All-Channel League...Also competed in swimming...School record holder in 200 free relay

Competed with Santa Barbara Water Polo Club for six years...Coached by Cathy Neushal, Brian Chuckie Roth, and Mark Walsh...Participated in Olympic Development Program's Coastal Calif. Team for several years

Jade Wentz Fitzgerald was born September 20, 1992 in Santa Barbara, Calif. to parents Tom Fitzgerald and Shelley Wentz Fitzgerald…Has one older sister named Kaitlyn…Jade's sister also played water polo for Cal Poly: San Luis Obispo...Favorite TV shows are Futurama and New Girl...Enjoys playing League of Legends...Started playing water polo at age 13...Most memorable athletic achievement was being named the San Marcos Female Athlete of the Year in 2009…Names personal hero as Chuckie, her former coach…Enjoys playing water polo, going to the beach, and being apart of the Gaucho family...Is majoring in environmental studies at UCSB…Is a member of the Environmental Affairs Board