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Jessica Earl
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2009-10: Helped the H2Okies to a season-best finish in the 200 medley relay at the ACC Championships…Also posted a ninth-place finish in the 200 breaststroke and an 11th-place finish in the 100 breaststroke event…Earned an eighth-place finish in the 100 breaststroke and took 12th in the 200 breaststroke at the Volunteer Invitational…Placed third in the 200 breaststroke against Penn State…Earned the women’s top finish of the season in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:14.75…Posted two first-place finishes in the 100 breaststroke during the season.

2008-09: Helped the 200 medley team place second at the ACC Championships, while also finishing 13th in the 100 breaststroke, 19th in the 200 breaststroke and 43rd in the 50 free ... Posted a sixth-place finish in the 100 breaststroke at the Volunteer Invitational.

2007-08: Scored her first career points at the ACC Championships by placing 15th in the 200 breast ... Also took 20th in the 100 breast ... Finished 10th in the 200 breast and 16th in the 100 breast at the Nike Cup.

2006-07: Recorded season-best times in the 100 and 200-yard breaststroke events at the ACCs ... Finished 19th in the 200 breaststroke and 28th in the 100 breaststroke at the Nike Cup.

High School: Lettered four times for swimming coach Todd McAlpine … A two-time All-American in the 200 medley relay and 200 free relay … Swam the breaststroke leg of the state champion 200 medley relay team as a junior … Also captured a state championship in the 200-yard free relay … Earned Marietta Daily Journal’s first-team honors in her final two seasons … Swam for the Chattahoochee Gold club team … A three-time High Point Award winner … A scholar athlete and an AP scholar award recipient.

Personal: Jessica Ellen Earl was born on July 14, 1988, in Atlanta, Ga. … Daughter of John and Cathy Earl … Majoring in international studies with a minor in business.

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