Jennifer Schwalb
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ridgecrest, Calif.
High School: Sherman E. Burroughs HS
Position: IM/Butterfly/Breaststroke
Olympic Trials
2004 Olympic Trials participant in the 400 IM. UC Santa Barbara
2006: Placed second in the 200 IM (2:02.24), third in the 200 fly (2:01.98) and fourth in the 100 fly (54.94) at the Big West Championships...2005: Big West champion in the 200 butterfly (1:59.44), also placing second in the 200 individual medley (2:01.89) and 100 butterfly (53.91) at the league championships...Those times established new school records in each event...A member of the first place-finishing 400 medley relay and 800 freestyle relay teams...Big West All-Academic performer...2004: Big West champion in the 400 IM in a school-record time of 4:20.43...Also lowered the UCSB record in 200 breaststroke competition to 2:18.92...Finished third in the 200 IM and third in the 200 fly at the league meet...Swam on the 400 medley relay squad that set a school record, finishing second at Big West Championships. High School
Earned All-American honors in the 100 butterfly and the 200 IM at Burroughs HS...Set school records in the 100 butterfly, 100 backstroke, 100 breaststroke, and the 200 IM...Helped Burroughs win the CIF Division III swimming championship...Was coached by Greg Jansen. Personal
Born November 27, 1985...Parents are Jeff and Kim Schwalb...Enjoys scrap-booking and dancing...Favorite books are the Harry Potter series...Favorite movies is "The Notebook"...Majoring in business economics and hopes to be a lawyer. Quote
"I came to UCSB because I liked what I saw."