Kristin Jones
Kristin Jones
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.-3L
Hometown: Juneau, Alaska
High School: Juneau-Douglas
Position: Swimming
Events: Freestyle, Butterfly, Individual Medley

Academic Notes: Double major in psychology and sociology…Two time WAC All-Academic selection…Three time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.

2010-11 (Junior): Competed in the 100 butterfly, 500 and 1650 freestyle, and 400 individual medley in the WAC Championships...Recorded a team season best time of 57.22 in the 100 fly...Finished 14th in the 500 free in 5:00.40, finished 17th in the 400 IM in 4:32.75, finished 24th in the 1650 Free in 18:05.67...Swam in eight other events during the regular season...Second best time on team in the 800 freestyle (9:22.93 vs Boise State)...Posted three second place finishes and three third place finishes in individual events...Posted three third place finishes in team events.

2009-10 (Sophomore): Three individual swims at WAC Championships … Career-best 4:28.13 and ninth place finish in 400-yard individual medley at WAC Championships … Finished 11th in 500-yard freestyle at WAC meet … Seventh in prelims in 1650-yard freestyle … Placed 11th in 1650 final … Posted five times that led team during 2009-10 season … Competed in team-high 11 different individual events … Posted five individual wins during duals … Had two wins against Idaho in the 800-meter freestyle and 200-meter individual medley … Nominated for Verizon Wireless Swimmer of the Week … Totaled seven top three finishes during dual meets

2008-09 (Freshman): Earned two All-WAC second team awards with her performances at the WAC Championships … Placed fifth in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:57.69, the second-best time on the team in that event for the year … Earned a seventh-place finish in the 400 individual medley with the team's season-best time of 4:29.92 … Also earned 10th place in the 1,650 freestyle … Took seven individual second-place finishes in dual meets over the course of the season and four third-place finishes.

High School: A December, 2007, graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School ... Four-year letterwinner for coach John Wray ... Team captain as a senior ... Three-time state champion in 2007 (500 freestyle, 200 individual medley and 400 freestyle relay) ... State champ in the 200 IM in 2005 and in the 500 freestyle and 400 freestyle relay in 2004 ... Holds high school records in the 200 IM (2:11.37), the 500 freestyle (5:05.50) and the 400 freestyle relay (3:34.50) ... Team was state champions the last three years and runner-up in 2004 by one point.

Personal Info: Kristin J. Jones was born Jan. 16, 1990 in Juneau, Alaska ... Daughter of Elizabeth and Charlie Jones ... Has three brothers, Ryan, Owen and Trevor ... Enjoys playing the piano, yoga, sleep and food ... Also considered Idaho and Alaska Fairbanks in the recruiting process.