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Becca Jones
Becca Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:
First Colonial

Height:
5-10½

Event:
Freestyle

Major:
Exercise Science

2012-13 Team Captain
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier
2012 All-American
SEC Academic Honor Roll
CSCAA Scholar All-American

Junior Season (2011-12)
Swam at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha ... Finished 53rd in 200-meter freestyle prelims (2:02.92) ... 60th in 100m freestyle (56.79) ... Earned first career All-America honor at 2012 NCAA Championships in Auburn ... Swam leadoff leg of 800 free relay that earned 12th-place finish (7:06.09) ... Had Auburn's top time in 200 free (1:45.67), finishing 20th at NCAAs ... Posted 43rd-place finish in 100 free (49.66) ... Scored in two individual events and one relay for Auburn at 2012 SEC Championships ... Helped 800 free relay team to 4th place finish (7:06.47) ... Advanced to championship final of 200 free, finishing eighth (1:47.87) ... Finished 15th in 100 free (49.98) ... Took 25th place in 50 free prelims (23.30) ... Had NCAA `B' cuts in 100 and 200 freestyle ... Won 200 free in dual meet at Notre Dame ... Runner-up in 200 free vs. Arkansas ... Runner-up in 100 free vs. Notre Dame ... Top Auburn finisher in 200 free vs. Texas ... Swam 500 free once during season vs. Arkansas ... Named CSCAA Scholar All-American ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Elected to serve as a team captain for 2012-13 season.

Sophomore Season (2010-11)
Competed at NCAA Championships as a sophomore ... Finished 48th in 200 freestyle (1:48.05) and 57th in 100 free (50.32) ... Reached finals of 200 free at SEC Championships, where she finished 8th in a time of 1:48.44 ... Her time of 1:46.61 in prelims was a career-best and the team's second-fastest of the season ... Also competed in the 50 free (23.42; 27th) and 100 free (50.30; 20th) at SEC meet ... Helped 800 free relay team to fourth-place finish at SEC Championships (7:04.68) ... Season-best time in 100 free came at Georgia Invitational, where she swam a 49.79 to earn an NCAA `B' cut ... Won 200 free in dual meet against Alabama ... Was Auburn's top 200 free finisher in four meets.

Freshman Season (2009-10)
Competed at the 2010 USA Swimming National Championships ... Took 39th in the 100 free (57.15), 67th in the 50 free (26.84) and 76th in the 200m free (2:04.28) Scored In two events for the Tigers at the 2010 SEC Championships ... Swam the third leg of the third-place finishing 800 free relay that touched in at 7:09.58 ... Qualified for the consolation finals in the 200 free and took 12th overall in a career-best 1:47.88 ... Also competed in the 50 free and 100 free ... Took 22nd in the 50 free (23.38) and 17th in the 100 free (50.40) ... Had nine top five finishes throughout the dual season ... Opened the season with a pair of fourth-place finishes at LSU in the 100 free (52.48) and 200 free (1:53.26) ... Was second in the 200 free (1:50.01) and fourth in the 100 free (51.77) against Alabama ... Fourth in the 200 free at Texas and at Texas A&M ... Fifth in the 100 free against Georgia and at Texas A&M and in the 50 free at Florida.

High School
Attended First Colonial High School ... A six-time state champion ... Holds state records in the 100 and 200 free ... A four-time team captain ... Four-time Outstanding Women's Swimmer of the Year winner ... Swam for the TIDE Swim Team ... Broke a handful of Virginia state records, including the 50m and 100m free.

Personal
Daughter of Davis and Sandra Jones ... Has two sisters, Stephanie and Carter ... Sister Stephanie swam for Virginia Tech, while mom Sandra swam at Penn State and dad Davis swam at North Carolina ... Majoring in exercise science.

Jones' Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 23.10 2/20/13 SEC Championships
100 freestyle
49.66 3/17/12 NCAA Championships
200 freestyle
1:45.67 3/16/12 NCAA Championships
500 freestyle
4:55.83 12/3/10 Georgia Invitational
Jones' Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
50 freestyle 26.29 2009 Sr. Nationals
100 freestyle
56.34 2008 Jr. Nationals
200 freestyle
2:00.61 2008 Jr. Nationals
400 freestyle
4:23.36 2008 Jr. Nationals