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2006 Women's Swimming & Diving Roster

Jenne Ballatore

Free/IM

CLASS
FR
Hometown
Gainesville, Fla. (Buchholz)
Experience
HS
School
Career Best Times  
(Short Course Yards)  
50 Free - 24.70 (FAU, 2/9/08
100 Free - 51.66 (Georgia Last Chance, 2/18/07)
200 Free - 1:48.50 (James Martin, 2/24/07)
500 Free - 4:51.77p (Alabama,11/30/07)
1,000 Free - 10:19.47 (LSU, 11/9/06)
100 Back - 59.10p (Alabama, 11/30/07
200 Back- 2:04.09xp (SEC Championships, 2/20/08)
200 Breast - 2:29.11 (Minnesota, 10/27/06)
200 IM - 2:08.37 (FAU, 1/27/07)
400 IM - 4:31.30 (Virginia, 1/12/07)
   
Long Course (Meters)  
50 Meter Free- 28.30 (Michigan 10/9/07)
100 Meter Free-59.84s (Alabama, 11/30/07)
200 Free - 2:03.68 (2007 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals)
400 Free- 4:26.69 (Michigan 10/9/07)
100 Back- 1:08.03 (Alabama 11/30/07)
200 Back- 2:28.02 (Alabama 11/30/07)
100 Breast- 1:21.85 (Michigan 10/9/07)
200 Breast- 2:56.76 (Michigan 10/9/07)

National/International Competition:
Competed at the 2007 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals placing 35th in the 200 meter free with a time of 2:03.68.

At Florida:
2007-08:  Exhibitioned the 500 free at the SEC Championships in Tuscaloosa (2/20-23), finishing with a time of 4:52.74 … Also exhibitioned the 200 free (1:48.52) and the 200 back (2:04.09) … Swam to two fifth place finishes against FAU (2/9), first in the 50 free with a time of 24.70 and then in the 200 back (2:06.74) … Picked up a sixth place finish in the 200 free with a time of 1:52.94 at Tennessee (2/1) … Also swam the third leg in the 400 medley relay to pace her team to a fifth place finish with a combined time of 3:31.39 … Swam to a fifth place finish in the 200-meter free against Auburn (1/26) with a time of 2:07.47 … Also finished seventh in the 400-meter free with a time of 3:34.04 and swam the third leg of the 200 free relay team that finished fifth with a combined time of 1:53.58 … Swam the anchor of the 200 medley relay team that finished fifth against LSU (1/12) with a combined time of 1:47.60 and took sixth in the 200 free with a time of 1:51.98 … Also placed third in the 500 free with a time of 4:59.88 … Was fifth against Arkansas and IRCC (1/5) in the 1,000 free with a time of 10:21.09 … Placed fourth at the Alabama Invitational (11/29-12/1) in the 400 free (4:26.64) … Turned in a fourth place finish in the 200 free against Florida State (11/20) with a time of 1:51.08 and a fifth place finish in the 500 with a time of 4:59.01 … Swam anchor for the third place 200 free relay team (1:35.79) at the Boilermaker invitational … Also finished third in the 200 free with a time of 1:50.90 … Swam the lead off leg for the 400 medley  relay team that finished second with a combined time of 3:52.13 at Kentucky (11/1) … Placed fifth in the 200 free with a time of 2:07.88 and seventh in the 200 back (2:29.59) at Georgia (10/25) … Took fourth in the 400-meter free against Michigan (10/19-20) with a time of 4:26.69 and was fifth in the 200 free with a time of 2:09.28 … Placed seventh in two events, the 400 IM (4:38.13) and the 200 free (1:54.26) at Minnesota (10/13) … Finished sixth in the 200 free during the season opener at Virginia (10/11) with a time of 1:53.92.

2006-07:  Registered an NCAA provisional-qualifying time of 1:48.70 at the Georgia Last Chance Meet (2/17-18) … Also turned in a career-best time of 51.66 in the 100 free on her trip to Athens … Won the 200 free for the second-consecutive meet against FAU (1/27), notching an NCAA B time of 1:48.84, and went on to also win the 100 free (51.97) versus the Owls … Picked up her first career victory against Tennessee (1/26), claiming the 200 free with an NCAA provisional time of 1:48.68 … Also finished third in the 500 free against the Vols with a career-best mark of 4:55.37 … Placed second in the 100 free (52.89) and fourth in the 200 IM (2:09.15) versus Indian River CC (1/13) … Took third in the 200 free (1:51.88) in the win over Virginia (1/12), while also posting a career-best 4:31.30 in an exhibition swim of the 400 IM … Finished seventh in both the 200 (1:53.17) and 500 free (5:06.20) against Florida State (11/21) … Earned a third-place finish in the 1,000 free (10:19.47) against LSU (11/9) … Also placed fifth in the 200 IM (2:11.33) versus the Tigers … Touched fourth in the 100 free (53.28) and fifth in the 200 breast (2:29.11) in the win over Minnesota (10/27) … Took sixth in the 200 free (1:51.08) versus Georgia (10/26) … Finished sixth in the 200 IM (2:08.49) against Michigan (10/14) in her Gator debut.

High School: Named captain during her junior and senior campaign at Buchholz High School … Her team won the state meet two years during her tenure … Earned high school All-American honors … Two-time state champion … Competed with current Gator teammates Ron Ballatore and Kristin Gilliam … Coached by Duncan Sherrard … Earned Honor Roll accolades all four years.

Club: Member of the Gator Swim Club, coached by Ryan Woodruff.

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