Tammy Jones
Tammy Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Conyers, Ga.

High School:
Salem

Event:
Free/Fly/Backstroke

Birthdate:
03/27/1983

HS Coach:
Brett Lyons


Junior: Member of school-record breaking 200 medley, 200 free, 400 free and 800 free relay teams...broke school record in the 100 free at Big Ten Championships (50.49), finishing 10th...teamed with Rachel Hagerman, Eve Brusie and Katrina Kniff in the 200 free relay, taking sixth at the Big Ten Championships (1:32.66)...named MSU Women's Swimmer of the Year.

Sophomore: Broke school record in the 100 fly at Big Ten Championships (55.36), finishing 11th...led off the 800 free relay at Big Ten Championships, breaking a school record (1:50.04)...broke the school mark in the 100 free (50.77) for 12th place at the Big Ten Championships...teamed up with Alicia Copestick, Katrina Kniff and Rachael Hagerman in the 400 free relay, breaking 17-year old record, finishing ninth in the finals at the Big Ten Championship (3:24.87)...broke school record in the 200 medley relay with Kate Duncombe, Crissy Spaulding and Hagerman (1:44.37)...finished sixth at Big Ten Championships in the 200 free relay with Copestick, Hagerman and Kniff (1:33.33)...voted Most Valuable Performer.

Freshman: Competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 100 and 200 free and the 100 fly.

Prep: Co-captain her senior year...a three-time state champion (100 back-2001; 100 free and 50 free-2000)...team MVP three seasons...earned ESPN Athlete of the Week honors...led team to state championship her junior and senior year...captain of the Rockdale Riptide Swim Club from 1997-2001...participated in Junior Nationals, Senior Nationals, Zone Qualifiers and the U.S. Open.

Personal: Born March 27, 1983...daughter of Jerry and Debbie Jones...a psychology major.

Jones' Lifetime Bests
50 Free: 23.7 - 100 Fly: 50.3 - 100 Free: 55.36 - 200 Free: 1:50.05 - 200 IM 2:05.00