CALIFORNIA BANK AND TRUST STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE WEEK IS
AZTEC SWIMMING'S Leona Jennings.
Leona Jennings, sophomore swimmer, earned the first Mountain
West Conference Women's Swimmer of the Week honors of the
2010-11 season. It was the second career MWC accolade for
Jennings, who won the MWC Swimmer of the Week award as a
freshman during the 2009-10 campaign.
Jennings, a product of Seattle, Wash., took top honors in the
Aztecs' pentathlon meet held Sept. 24 vs. the University of San
Diego. The sophomore finished first overall among the 35
student-athletes who competed in all five events, as San Diego
State captured nine of the top 10 places in the final individual
In 2009 - Set SDSU records in the 100 back , 200 back , 100 fly
and 200 IM in her first season of collegiate competition as an
Aztec ... Was a member of the 200 and 400 medley relay teams
that set school records ... Also had the seventh-fastest time in
SDSU history in the 50 free ... Recorded a total of 17
individual first-place finishes during the season.
Jennings is majoring in Health and Nutrition.