Named one of four team captains for the 2009-10 season.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2009-10
Earned all-Mountain West Conference honors as a member of the 200 medley relay team that captured first place at the MWC Championships ... That relay team's mark of 1:40.59 set a new San Diego State record ... Swam that relay event in nine dual meets and finished first six times and second three times ... Also a member of the 200 freestyle relay squad that finished seventh of 48 teams at the Toshiba Classic in Long Beach (Nov. 19) and recorded the fourth-fastest time in school history (1:34.63) ... Was on 400 free relay teams that had the fourth- and fifth-fastest times ever at SDSU (3:29.39 and 3:29.49) ... her mark of 23.60 in the 50 freestyle at the MWC Championships (Feb. 25) ranks second on the all-time Aztec record list for that event ... Also turned in the 10-best time ever for an SDSU swimmer in the 100 breaststroke (1:05.77) the next day.
Attended the University of Washington for two years where she won NCAA All-America honors ... At the 2009 Pac-10 championship meet, she went 22.92 in the 50 free and swam a 1:02.71 in the 100 breast ... Those times rank third and fourth respectively on the UW all-time top 10 list ... Also a member of the school-record setting 200 free relay team ... In her other events she posted marks of 56.33 in the 100 fly, 2:25.31 in the 200 breast and 2:09.94 in the 200 IM ...
As a freshman during the 2007-08 campaign, was on the 200 medley relay team that placed ninth at the NCAA Championships ... Also helped the 200 medley relay squad set a new school record while taking fourth at the Pac-10 Championships ... Swam in the 50 free at the NCAA's ... Member of the 200 free relay squad that placed fifth at the Pac-10's ... Posted the seventh-fastest time in school history in the 100 fly after posting a time of 55.70 in the prelims at the Pac-10's ... Won the 50 free at seven dual meets ... Helped the 200 and 400 medley relay teams to three dual meet victories apiece ... Placed seventh out of 69 swimmers in the 100 fly at the Husky Invitational on Nov. 30 ... Swam in seven different events during the season.
Was among the top-10 recruits in the country ... Qualified for the U.S. Nationals in the 50 and 100 free, and the 200 breast ... Swam for the King Aquatic Club for nine years, the last six under coach Sean Hutchison ... Competed at the Olympic Trials in Long Beach, Calif., in 2004, swimming to an 18th place finish in the 50 free ... Also competed at the U.S. Nationals from 2003-2007 ... Personal best times while in high school included 23.02 in the 50 free and 50.29 in the 100 free ... also recorded a 2:17.16 in the 200 breast.
Emilee Kikei Jennings was born April 10, 1989, in Seattle, Wash. ... Daughter of Greg and JoAnne Jennings ... Sister, Leona, is a freshman on the Aztec swim team as well ... Favorite athlete is soccer player David Beckham ... Was ranked as the No. 42 recruit in the nation this year by CollegeSwimming.com ... Majoring in social science at San Diego State.