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Jared White
Jared White

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Matthews, N.C.

High School:
Hickory Grove Baptist Christian School

Last College:
Minnesota

Height:
6-3

Event:
Backstroke

Major:
Political Science

Five-time All-American
NCAA Champion (200 MR)
SEC Champion (200 MR (2))

Junior Season (2009-10)
Recorded two All-America honors at the 2010 NCAA Championships ... Member of the second-place 200 medley relay squad that finished in 1:24.13 ... Earned All-America Honorable Mention in the 100 back, finishing 15th ... Also competed in the 50 free and the 200 back at the national meet ... Swam leadoff for the SEC Champion 200 medley relay that finished in 1:24.41 at the 2010 SEC Championships ... Finished fourth in the 100 back with a time of 47.12 ... Reached the championship final of the 50 free and finished eighth in 19.95 ... Qualified for the consolation final of the 100 free and took 14th overall in 43.90.

Sophomore Season (2008-09)
Swam in the 50m free and 100m back at the 2009 USA Swimming National Championships ... Finished 14th in the 100m back in a time of 55.80 ... earned three All-America honors at the 2009 NCAA Championships ... Member of the NCAA record-breaking 200 medley relay team that finished first in 1:22.36 ... As an individual, White took sixth in the 100 back in a time of 45.95 ... His time of 45.51 in the preliminary round ranks third all-time at Auburn ... Took eighth in the 200 back in 1:43.35, while his prelim time of 1:40.21 ranks second all-time at Auburn ... Also swam in the 50 free, finishing 18th overall in 19.38 ... At the SEC Championships, White was a part of the 200 medley relay that took the title in a SEC-record time of 1:23.69 ... Individually, he took seventh in the 100 back in 47.46 ... Swam in two B Finals, finishing 14th overall in the 50 free (19.97) and 15th overall in the 200 back (1:46.26).

Freshman Season at Minnesota (2007-08)
Competed in the 100m back at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials ... Finished 54th in the event with a time of 57.38 ... Took eighth in the 100 back at the 2008 Big Ten Championships with a time of 48.88 ... Finished just out of the mix in the 200 back, clocking a career-best 1:47.82 to place 20th ... Also swam in the 50 free at the meet ... Placed third in the 100 back at the Minnesota Challenge ... Left Minnesota as the 11th-fastest performer in school history in the 100 back and the 14th in the 200 back.

High School
A 2007 graduate of Hickory Grove Baptist Christian School ... Won the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association title in the 200 free and placed second in the 100 back ... Named all-state by the Charlotte Observer ... Also swam for the Mecklenburg Aquatic Club under head coach Jay Benner ... Had a strong 2007 U.S. Junior Nationals, finishing sixth in the 100 free (51.78) ... Also posted a seventh-place finish in the 100 back (58.51) and 16th in the 200 back ... Won a Junior National title on the 800m free relay, swimming the lead leg in 1:54.08 ... Swam at the 2007 U.S. Spring Championships in East Meadow, N.Y. ... Also a 2006 U.S. Junior Nationals qualifier.

Personal
Son of Wade and Carol White ... Majoring in political science.