Emma Jackson  
Emma Jackson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
North Kingstown, R.I.

High School:
North Kingstown HS

Position:
Breaststroke


03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

03/27/2013

Twenty Gophers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and be in their second academic year at an institution to earn the honor.

02/23/2013

Saturday Preliminary Results

Minnesota qualified 14 swimmers to the finals Saturday night

02/22/2013

Gophers Extend Lead to 151, Claim Four Titles

Minnesota sits in first with 573.5 points and eight Big Ten titles

02/22/2013

Preliminary Results: Day Three

The Gophers will send 16 women to the finals

2012-13 • Senior Season: Placed third in both the 100 breast and 200 breast at Kansas (10/20)•won the 200 breast (2:22.88) and finished fourth in the 100 breast (1:05.98) against Iowa State (10/12)• competed in the 100 breast, 200 breast and was a member of the 200 medley relay team at Michigan (10/5).

2011-12 • Junior Season: Earned all new top times at the Big Ten Championships • placed ninth in the 100 breast with a time of 1:01.40 • clocked in at 2:12.66 in the 200 breast for 10th place • finished 109th in the 50 free (29.53) • earned sixth place finishes in the 200 breast and 200 medley relay at the Quad Duals • also placed eighth in the 100 breast at the Quad Duals • finished in the two and three spots in the 200 and 100 breast vs Hawaii • won the 100 breast and runner-up in the 200 breast against Iowa • Academic All-Big Ten • letterwinner.

2010-11 • Sophomore Season
: Finished fourth in 100 and fifth in the 200 breast at Wisconsin dual with times of 1:05.58 and 2:22.27 respectively (10/9) • finished third in 100 breast at Michigan State dual with a time of 1:07.85 (10/9) • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned second varsity letter.

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Held team's fifth best times of the season in the 100 breast and 200 breast • earned 52 points at dual meets and 2 points at the Big Ten Championships • first-year letter winner • started the season competing in three events at Wisconsin (10/30), including a third-place finish in the 200 breast and a fourth-place finish in the 100 breast • won both breast events in the Iowa dual (11/6), swimming 1:05.08 in the 100 and 2:20.67 in the 200 • finished fourth in both breast events at the Ohio State Invite (12/4) • finished 15th in the 100 breast at the Big Ten Championships (2/17) • posted her season-best time in the Big Ten 100 breast prelims (1:02.93) • added a season-best race in the 200 breast prelimes (2:17.64) and finished tied for 22nd in finals.

High School: A 2009 graduate of North Kingstown High School • swam with Bluefish Swim Club under coach Chuck Batchelor • 2009 U.S. Open qualifier • two-time NISCA All-American in the 100 breast in 2008 and 2009 • four-time state champion in the 400 free and the 200 medley relays • was a second-team all-state for three consecutive years • NISCA academic All-American and USA Swimming Scholastic All-American • four-year letterwinner in swimming • member of the high school team that finished third at state in 2007 and 2008 • swam in five Grand Prix's and at the 2008 Junior Nationals • enters college with career-best times of 1:03.03 in the 100 breast and 2:18.77 in the 200 breast.

Personal: Born January 21, 1991 • daughter of Neil and Elizabeth Jackson • majoring in psychology.

Jackson's Top Times
Year Event Time
2012 50 Free 29.35
2012 100 Breast 1:01.40
2012 200 Breast 2:12.66