Valerie Jackson
Valerie Jackson
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Lyme, Conn.
High School: East Lyme
Jackson has been elected one of the three captains for the 2007-08 women's rowing team. During her time in East Lyme, Jackson rowed for Thames River Sculls in the US Rowing National Championship regatta in 2002 and 2003 and rowed in the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta in 2002. Jackson was also a part of the team that won the Connecticut State Rowing Championship in 2004. Some of Jackson's rowing accomplishments at Holy Cross include first place at New England's in the 2nd Varsity in 2007, first place in the Varsity Eight at the New Hampshire Championship Regatta in 2006, first place at Worcester City Championships in 2005, 2006 & 2007 and first place at the Patriot League Challenge in the Freshman Four. Jackson is currently a History major with a concentration in Peace and Conflict Studies.