Jack Tribble  
Jack Tribble

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Belvidere, Ill.

High School:
Boylan HS

Position:
Backstroke/IM


2013-2014 Freshman Season:Placed 14th in the 200 back (1:45.92), finished 31st in the 400 IM (3:59.99), and finished 36th in the 500 free (4:37.35) at the Big Ten Conference Championships (02/27-03/01)• Placed 18th in the 200 free (1:46.50) and 8th in the 400 IM (4:11.72) at the Minnesota Challenge (02/08)• Placed 8th in the 200 back (1:51.82), 9th in the 400 IM (4:12.07), 12th in the 200 IM (1:58.93), and 8th in the 200 free (1:42.86) vs. Purdue and Wisconsin-Madison (01/31-02/01)• Placed 6th in the 200 back (1:51.89), 7th in the 200 IM (1:57.89), and 9th in the 100 back (52.75) vs. NC State (01/24)• Placed 20th in the 200 breast (2:20.19), finished 31st in the 100 free (48.74), completed the 100 back in a time of 53.26, the 200 free in 1:43.91, and the 50 free with a time of 23.03 at the Jean Freeman Invitational (12/06-12/07)• Placed 6th in the 200 back (1:47.83), 7th in the 100 back (51.30), and 4th in the 400 IM (4:03.77) at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/14-11/16).

High School:
Graduate of Baylon Central Catholic High School (2013) • swam for high school team under instruction of Brian McGuire • four-time letter winner in swimming and diving • All-Conference Most Valuable Player from 2010-2013 • received All-State honorable mention from 2012-2013 • Advanced-Placement scholar with distinction • high school Salutatorian • received All-American scholastic honors for USA swimming • member of the Rockford Marlins Swim Club • enters his freshman season with times of 3:59.85 in the 400 IM, 50.87 in the 100 back, and 1:49.25 in the 200 back.

Personal: Born January 10, 1995 • son of Kevin and Christine Tribble • has three older siblings, sister Katie and twin brothers Ken and Kurt • enjoys playing pick-up volleyball and watching scary movies • lists most memorable sports thrill as winning the Illinois age group championships in the 200m IM when he was 14 • plans to major in biology.