Liberty Torch Patrol

Jessica

Day Job: Physical/Health Education Teacher and High School Competition Cheerleading Coach

Years with LTP: 3

Performance Background: Cheerleader/Dancer for over 20 years, Knicks 7th Ave Squad- 2 years, Rangers Blew Crew -2 years

Family: Mom, Dad, two brothers, two sister in-laws, 2 nieces and 1 nephew

Hometown: Fords, NJ

Favorite Player and Why: Cappie Pondexter because she is a phenomenal player and a great role model.

Signature move to get the crowd pumped: Tumbling on court

Most Memorable Moment with the Team: First game and performance at Madison Square Garden.

Hero: Mom and Dad. They are everything to me and I could not have gotten to where I am today without them. They never, till this day, missed a game or performance. They are the most supportive people I know and I am so lucky and blessed to have them.

Favorite Concessions Item at Pru Center: French fries

Fame or Footloose? Footloose

So You Think You Can Dance or Dancing with the Stars? So You Think You Can Dance

Advice for Aspiring LTPs: My advice would be to be yourself, bring plenty of energy and always smile. I love every second of being on the squad. It is an experience to cherish and I am so lucky to have gotten the chance to be a part of it.