Jenny

O'Brien

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Back/Fly
Year: Junior
Hometown: Walpole, Mass.
High School: Bishop Feehan

Bio

2016-2017:

  • Competed in individual events including the 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle, 50 backstroke, 100 backstroke, 200 backstroke, 100 breaststroke, 100 fly, 100 IM, and 200 IM
  • Set records in the 100 meter freestyle (1:05.89) and the 50 meter backstroke (32.92) against Providence (1/21)
  • Recorded season-best times in the 200 freestyle (2:01.38) and the 100 fly (1:02.23) at the 2017 Patriot League Championships (2/16), in the 100 breaststroke (1:25.23) against Assumption (10/1), and in the 200 meter backstroke (2:27.59) and 100 meter backstroke (1:10.63) against Providence (1/21)

2015-2016:

  • Competed in five individual events including the 100 butterfly, 100 and 200 backstroke, 100 freestyle and 100 IM
  • Also competed in the 200 and 400 freestyle relay, as well as the 200 and 400 medley relay
  • Recorded season-best times in the 100 butterfly (1:02.60) and 100 backstroke (1:01.29) at the Patriot League Championship (2/19), in the 100 freestyle (1:00.26) and 100 IM (1:09.29) at the Assumption Pentathlon (10/3) and in the 200 backstroke (2:09.22) at the Worcester City Championship (1/16)
  • Led the team in the  200 backstroke (2:16.16) at the Worcester City Championship
  • Swam as a member of the 200 (1:51.66 ) and 400 (4:03.78) medley relay teams that posted a team-best times at the Patriot League Championship  
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

Before Holy Cross:

  • Swam with the Adirondack Aquatic Club
  • Four year varsity member of the Bishop Feehan swimming team, where she participated in the backstroke and butterfly
  • Team captain her senior year
  • Sun Chronicle All-Star 2011-2014
  • Graduated in the top ten of her class
  • Earned the Presidential Award 2012-2015

Personal:

  • Daughter of Doug and Susan O'Brien
  • Both Doug and Susan swam at Bowdoin
  • Has two brothers, Dan and Kevin
  • Has not yet declared a major.

O’Brien's Top Times 

Event (Yards)

Time

Meet (Date)

100 Free

1:00.26

Assumption Pentathlon (10/3/2015)

100 IM

1:09.29

Assumption Pentathlon (10/3/2015)

100 Back

1:01.29

Patriot League Championship (2/19/2016)

200 Back

2:16.16

Worcester City Championship (1/16/2016)

100 Fly

1:02.60

Patriot League Championship (2/19/2016)

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