Jenna Vance
Jenna Vance
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Brunswick, Ohio
High School: Brunswick
Events: Breast, Free

Prior to Ohio: Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Brunswick High School and was nominated team captain junior and senior year…Competed with the SwimStrongsville Swim Team from 2011-16…Was awarded NOC River Division All-Conference Team all four years, Outstanding Newcomer Award her freshman year, Iron Woman Award her junior year, Medina Country Gazette Girls Swimming All-County Team junior and senior year, All-Ohio Award junior and senior year, NOC Scholar Athlete Award all 4 years, and Academic All-American senior year…Set records for: 100 Breaststroke sophomore, junior, and senior years; 200 Medley Relay all four years; and the 200 Freestyle Relay senior years…At the state tournament her junior year she finished 13th in the 200 Medley Relay, and her senior year finished 20th in the 200 Freestyle Relay, 15th in the 100 Breaststroke, and seventh in the 200 Medley Relay…She also helped her team to become NOC Girls River Division Champions in 2013 and 2014, Sectional Girls Runner-up and third at Girls District in 2016. Her academic awards include: Summa Cum Laude all four years, National Honors Society junior and senior year, AP Scholar with Honors junior year, AP Scholar with Distinction senior year, Top 20 Students all four years, Top 10 Students senior year, and Student of the Quarter sophomore-senior year…Extra-curricular activities include: NHS, Link Crew, French Club, Volunteer Opportunities for Teens, Diversity Club, and Mixed Symphonic Choir.

Personal: Daughter of Greg and Amy Vance…Has one brother, Jared. Cousin, Katey Brooks, swam at Ohio 2009-13…Lists favorite athlete as Nathan Adrian and favorite teams as the Cleveland Indians and Cavaliers…Hobbies include Disney, animals, music, singing, being outdoors, reading, and volunteering…Plans to major in Biology (Pre-Vet) to become a Veterinarian.