Jessica Davis
Jessica Davis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tempe, Ariz.

High School:
Westwood

Height:
5-7

Event:
Breaststroke

Birthdate:
07/20/1989



Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Phoenix Suns
Favorite Coach: John Klinge
In Her MP3 Player: Ben Folds
Last Concert She Attended: Kid Cudi
Latest Author She Read: Chuck Palahniuk
Favorite Cusine: Spicy Mexican
Favorite Purdue Building: The Union
Favorite Big City: Phoenix
Most Memorable at Purdue: 2010 Big Ten Championships
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Robert Mate, Sociology
Furry Friend: Max, German Shorthair

2010-11: Distinguished Big Ten Scholar... CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-American... Academic All-Big Ten... Davis competed primarily in the 100 breaststroke, swimming that event in every meet she saw action... scored team points for Purdue and posted a season-best time by finishing fifth in the B final of the 100 breast (1:01.60) at the Big Ten Championships... her 100 breast time was an NCAA provisional qualifying time and ranked as the second fastest on the team in 2010-11... also competed in the 50 free and 200 breast at Big Tens... swam the breaststroke leg on the 200 medley relay teams that posted the fourth and fifth fastest times of the year for Purdue... won the 100 breast in the dual meet victory versus Eastern Michigan... competed in the 50 free, 100 and 200 breast and 100 fly at the Purdue Invitational... qualified for the A final of the 100 breast at the Purdue Invite... also swam the 100 fly at the Indiana Intercollegiates... finished her career ranked third on the Purdue all-time list in the 100 breast with a time of 1:00.91 recorded in 2010.

2009-10: Academic All-Big Ten...earned honorable-mention All-America status by swimming second leg on 15th-place 200 medley relay at NCAA Championships (3/19)...quartet stopped clock in 1:39.50 to lower program record...swam second leg on fifth-place 200 medley relay that finished fifth at Big Ten Championships (2/17)...quartet touched wall in 1:40.21 to break then-program record of 1:40.37 set in 2003...moved to second on Purdue's all-time performance list in 100 breaststroke with fourth-place, 1:00.91 swim at Big Ten Championships (2/19)...touched wall in 1:01.56 for 25th-fastest time during preliminary swim at NCAA Championships (3/19)...swam second leg on 400 medley relay that moved to second on program's all-time performance list in event with 3:40.51 time that placed fifth at Big Ten Championships (2/19)...finished in top four in nine of 11 100 breaststroke races during season...won race at Indiana (1/23)...finished second at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/10), vs. Notre Dame (11/6), vs. Northwestern (11/7), at Eastern Michigan (11/13) and vs. Michigan State (1/8)...placed fourth at Miami (10/23) and at Big Ten Quad (1/29) in addition to conference championship meet...took second leg on 200 medley relay that won race in four of first five competitions...won at Indiana Intercollegiates, at Miami, at Eastern Michigan and vs. Michigan State (1/7)...swam second leg on runner-up 400 medley relay vs. Northwestern and on third-place 400 medley relays vs. Notre Dame, vs. Michigan State (1/8) and at Big Ten Quad.

2008-09: Academic All-Big Ten...swam second leg on school-record 400 medley relay that touched wall in 3:40.29 at Big Ten Championships (2/20)...swam second leg on 200 freestyle relay that finished seventh and moved to second on Purdue's all-time performance list with 1:40.96 time at Big Ten Championships (2/18)...stopped clock in season-best time of 24.08 in 50 freestyle at Big Ten Championships (2/19)...recorded season-best time of 53.51 in 100 freestyle at Big Ten Championships (2/21)...recorded season-best and team-leading 1:03.74 clocking in 100 breaststroke at Boiler-Make-It Last Chance (3/1)...clocked then-season-best time of 1:03.87 in 100 breaststroke at Big Ten Championships (2/20)...won 100 breaststroke in 1:05.91, swam second leg on victorious 400 medley relay and anchored third-place 200 freestyle relay at Purdue Challenge (11/14)...swam second leg on victorious 200 medley relay in quadruple dual at Florida Atlantic (1/10) and at Michigan State (1/17)...finished second in 100 breaststroke with 1:06.08 time and swam second leg on second-place 200 medley relay at Indiana (1/24)...anchored third-place 200 freestyle relay at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/18)...also finished fourth in 100 breaststroke in 1:08.42 and 13th in 50 freestyle with 26.08 time...led off second-place 200 freestyle relay and swam second leg on sixth-place 200 medley relay at Northwestern (11/7)...also finished third in 100 breaststroke with 1:06.58 clocking...finished third in 100 breaststroke with 1:06.43 time at Notre Dame (11/8)...also swam second leg on third-place 400 medley relay and led off sixth-place 400 freestyle relay...finished 10th in 100 breaststroke with 1:04.64 time at Art Adamson Invitational (11/22)...also finished 21st in 200 breaststroke with season-best 2:29.01 clocking (11/23)...swam second leg on third-place 200 medley relay in Big Ten Duals at Minnesota (1/31)

2007-08: Made the Coach's Honor Roll in the spring ... Big Ten Championships competitor in the 50 free, 100 free, and 100 Breast ... placed 24th in 100 breast with a time of 1:05.31 and set season-best times of 24.37 in 50 free and 54.31 in 100 free while at the championships ... season-best time of 1:04.32 in 100 free came at the Boiler -Make-It Last Chance Meet.

High School: Graduated from Westwood High School in 2007 ... four-year varsity letterwinner ... four-time All-American and team MVP ... as a sophomore, place first at state meet in the 50 free and was runner-up in the 100 breast ... the following season, as a junior, was second in the 100 free and fourth in the 50 free ... team captain as a senior and co-captain during junior year ... three-time Swimmer of the Year for club team Rio Salado ... sectional and junior national qualifier ... placed as high as eighth in the 50 free at sectionals and fifth in the 50 breast at juniors ... recipient of school's scholar-athlete award.

Personal: Given name is Jessica Erin Davis ... born July 20, 1989 ... daughter of Ronn and Leslie Davis ... has one sister, Megan ... majoring in psychology.