Jenna Syverson

Jenna Syverson

Player Profile


Soldotna, Alaska

High School:

5th Year Coach


JUNIOR: Honored on the all-Mountain West Conference second team for her eighth place finish in the 50-yard freestyle (24.01)...had team's top time of the season in the 50-yard freestyle (23.80)...posted the Lobos' second best time in the 100-yard freestyle (51.76) and in the 100-yard backstroke (59.91)...helped break a UNM record in the 200-yard freestyle relay at the MWC Championships (1:34.45)...the team finished in fourth place...was part of the seventh place 200-yard medley relay team at the MWC Championships (1:47.41)...was a member of the sixth place 400-yard medley relay team at the conference meet (3:53.45)...finished 13th in the 100-yard freestyle at MWC (52.06)...part of the fourth place 400-yard freestyle relay team at the league championship (3:27.93).

SOPHOMORE: Honored on the All-Mountain West Conference first team ... helped break three UNM records, the 200-yard free relay (1:35.28), 400-yard free relay (3:26.47) and 200-yard medley relay (1:46.23) ... earned a silver medal at the MWC Championships for the 400-yard free relay ... just missed a medal in the 200-yard free relay, finishing fourth ... took sixth in the 200-yard medley relay and 400-yard medley relay ... placed 15th in the 50-yard free (24.13) and 100-yard free (52.76) ... posted the second best time for the Lobos' in the 50-yard free (24.07) and third best time in the 100-yard free (52.57) in 2004-05 ... prior to the MWC Championships, tied with Marina Sandback of UNLV for the seventh best time of the year in the 50-yard free and held the 23rd best time in the 100-yard free.

FRESHMAN: Held Lobo top times in the 50 and 100 free ... school record-holder in the 400 free relay and 200 medley relay ... placed fifth in the 400 free relay, seventh in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay, 18th in the 50 free and 20th in the 100 free at the MWC Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered all four years in swimming and three years in basketball at Soldotna High School ... set five high school records in the 50 free, 100 free, 200 and 400 free relays and 200 medley relay ... named 2002 MVP of the region ... 2002 state champion in the individual 50 free ... member of high school team that won regional championship from 1999-2002 ... named swim team MVP in 1999, 2000 and 2002 ... swam for the Soldotna Silver Salmon club team ... was a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born July 8, 1985 in Dickenson, N.D. ... daughter of Lana and Todd Syverson ... has two brothers, Chet and Tate ... enjoys playing basketball ... favorite athlete is Allen Iverson ... plans to pursue a career in medicine.