Jenae Gill
Jenae Gill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Holland, Ind.

High School:
Southridge

Event:
Backstroke/Freestyle

Birthdate:
03/11/1986



2006-07: Scored on three relays at Big Ten's, placing eighth with the 200 free (1:33.13) and sixth leading off the 200 (1:44.27) and 400 (3:43.70) medleys ... won her first two races after returning from injury in January ... won the 200 breast vs. Luther College and the 100 back (57.41) at Michigan State ... Big Ten competitor in the 50 free, 100 and 200 back.

2005-06: Recorded a personal best of 55.57 in the 100 back swimming leadoff for the 200 medley relay at the Big Ten Championships ... relay placed fifth in 1:42.00 ... her 100 back time is the second best in team history behind Lisa Dolansky's 54.76 ... in the 100 back at Big Tens was seventh in 56.50 ... competed with 200 and 400 medley relays at conference meet, both of which placed fifth ... winner of seven races during the regular season, including five in the 100 back ... won the 50 free (24.03) and 100 back (57.82) against UCLA ... winner of lone race in the 50 back (26.98) at the Cal-Irvine Invitational.

2004-05: Named Big Ten Swimmer of the Week (1/4/05) after recording three pool records at the FIU Invitational ... in addition to setting a pool record in the 100 backstroke (58.68), she was also a member of two pool record-setting relays ... her 200 medley team finished in 1:48.78, and her 200 freestyle relay recorded a mark of 1:37.90 ... bronze medalist with the 400 medley relay team at Big Tens, recording a season best and NCAA provisional time of 3:43.73 ... scored a sixth-place finish at Big Tens with the 200 medley relay, scoring a season-best mark of 1:43.16 ... finished sixth in the finals of the 100 back at Big Tens, posting a time of 56.50 ... during prelims of the 100 back, posted a school freshman record and NCAA provisional time of 55.85, which is also the second-fastest time in school history... won 100 back titles during regular season against Northwestern and at the Indiana Intercollegiates and FIU Invitational ... career best times in both the 200 back (2:05.31) and the 50 free (23.67) were recorded at Nike Cup ... part of six winning relay teams during regular season ... won with the 200 medley relay vs. Northwestern, at Indiana Intercollegiates and FIU Invitational ... member of winning 400 medley relays at Nike Cup and against MSU.

High School: Graduated from Southridge High School in 2004 ... 2004 All-American and all-state honoree ... at the 2004 state championships, was first in the 100 backstroke (56.52) and fifth in the 50 freestyle ... four-time team MVP ... eight-time sectional champion ... three-time all-state selection ... at the 2003 state championships, placed among the top eight in the 100 back and 50 free ... as a sophomore, was runner-up in the 50 free at the state meet, coming across in 23.56 ... also was the bronze medalist in the 100 back at states ... during her rookie campaign, was third in the 50 free and sixth in the 100 back.

Personal: Given name is Jenae Marie Gill ... born March 11, 1986 ... daughter of Mark and Beth Gill ... sisters are Chelsey and Shayla ... majoring in English - secondary teaching.