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Jordan Burnes
Jordan Burnes
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Berkeley Vale, NSW, Australia
High School: Tuggerah Lakes Secondary School
Position: Swimming
Events: Breaststroke, Individual Medley

Academic Notes: Majoring in criminology and criminal justice with a minor in psychology...Two time WAC All-Academic selection...Two time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete award recipient.

Career Notes: School record holder in the 100 Breaststroke (1:02.77)...Part of school records in 200 Medley Relay (1:41.93) and 400 Medley Relay (3:41.74)...Has also recorded top-five times in program history in 200 Breast (2:17.55), 200 IM (2:04.15), and 400 IM (4:20.35). 

2011-12 (Sophomore): Mid-Major All-American...Earned two All-WAC first team honors and two second team honors at WAC Championship...Placed fourth in the 100 breaststroke with a school record and NCAA B standard time of 1:02.77...Placed second in the 400 IM in 4:20.35, the second fastest time in program history...Finished sixth in the 200 breast in 2:17.55, the third fastest time in program history...Also swam the second leg of the 400 medley relay team that finished second with a school record and NCAA B time of 3:41.74 and swam the second leg of the 200 medley relay team that finished third with a school record and NCAA B time of 1:41.93...Swam an exhibition in the 200 IM in 2:04.15, the fourth fastest time in program history...Won three individual titles and four relays during the regular season with six total second place finishes. 

2010-11 (Freshman): Earned All-WAC second team honors in the 200 breaststroke for finishing fourth at the WAC Championship with a season best time of 2:18.58...Finished 11th in the 100 breaststroke at the WAC Championship with a season best time of 1:04.68...Also recorded season bests in the 200 IM (2:06.64) and 400 IM (4:29.30, second best season time for team) and swam a 50 breaststroke time trial at the WAC Championship...Posted two of the top-four times on the team in both the 200 breast and 400 breast during the season.

High School: Graduate of Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College, The Entrance Campus … Swam for club coach Dave Negus in pool and open water swimming … Also active in surf live saving, netball and soccer during high school … Recipient of the Australian Olympic Committee Pierre de Coubertin Award in 2009 for sporting achievements … Recipient of a New South Wales Blue for swimming … Club captain for Mingara Aquatic Club (2008-10) … School sports person of the year (2009) … School swimmer of the year (2006-09) … Winner of five silver medals Australian School Swimming Titles in 2009 … Winner of two gold medals and one silver in 2008 … Broke 17 year and under 400 individual medley record at NSW Country Championships in 2009 … Broke 16 years and under 50 breaststroke record NSW Country Championships in 2008 … Central Coast New South Wales Sports Person of the Month for September 2007. 

Personal: Jordan Scarlett Burnes was born Oct. 3, 1991 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia … Daughter of Geoff and Robyn Burnes … Three brothers, Michael, Tyler, and Nicholas (Nic) … One sister, Erin … Hobbies include shopping, bike riding, and the beach.