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Jessica Merritt
Jessica  Merritt


Huntersville, N.C.

High School:
William A. Hough



11-4-16 Swimming vs Alabama

11-4-16 Swimming vs Alabama


9-23-16 Auburn Swimming Orange vs Blue

9-23-16 Auburn Swimming Orange vs Blue Kenny Moss/Auburn Athletics

2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier

Freshman Season (2016-17):
Held NCAA B cuts in the 200 free and 200 IM ... Competed at the SEC Championships in the 200 free (1:47.86/16th), 100 free (50.35/33rd) and 200 IM (2:01.30/35th) ... 200 free prelims time (1:47.25) was a personal-best ... Swam a personal-best 50 free (23.84) at the Tennessee dual meet ... Won the 200 free during the Wisconsin and Alabama dual meets.

High School:
Graduated from Hough High School ... Competed for SwimMAC Carolina ... Competed at Olympic Trials in the 200 free (2:04.70/90th) ... 2-time state champion and state record holder in the 200 free ... State champion in the 100 breast ... Led William A. Hough to a team state championship ... Academic All-American ... Women's Junior National and National Champion with SwimMAC Carolina ... Team Junior National Champion (combined) ... 5-time NAG relay record holder ... 4-time All-American.

Parents are David and Holly Merritt ... Has two siblings: Heather and Kensley ... Mother swam at Penn State ... Sister, Heather, swims at South Carolina ... Studying in the College of Education.

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