Jessica Zernitsky
Jessica Zernitsky
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newton, Mass.
High School: Newton South
Position: Fly/Free
Events: Fly/Free
Major: Public Health

As a Junior:
At GNAC Championships, finished second in 50 fly (27.85/28.00), fourth in 50 free (25.97/26.10), and fifth in 100 fly (1:03.41) ... Also anchored victorious 200 medley relay with 50 free split of 24.52, plus helped 200 free relay (24.14 50 free split) and 400 medley relay (56.77 100 free split) to second place finishes ... At NEISDA Championships, finished 11th in 50 fly (27.99/28.02) as well as participating in top-eight finishes in 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay, and 400 medley relay. 

As a Sophomore:
Three top 10 finishes at the NEISDA Championships; 50 free (10th, 25.59), 50 fly (9th, 27.66)...placed second in both the 50 free (24.87) and 100 free (56.57) at the GNAC Championships

As a Freshman:
Part of the GNAC Champion 200yd freestyle relay team...finished in the top four in each of her four events at the GNAC Championships...was in the top 10 in each of her six events at the New England Championships, her best finish fifth in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:42.05)...qualified for the ECAC Championships in the 200yd medley time GNAC Rookie of the Week

Was a three-year varsity swimmer in high school...twice won the Most Improved Player Award

Born in Newton, Mass...her major is public health...the daughter of Alex Zernitsky and Svetlana Dubinskaya...has a twin brother, Jayson