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Jordan Hawley
Jordan Hawley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Plano, Texas

High School:
Plano West HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Event:
Sprint Free

Experience:
3L


"My Favorite Things About Mizzou" (Video)

2009-10 (JUNIOR): Recorded his best times at the Big 12 Championships ... Finished fourth in the 100 free with a time of 43.76, which is the second fastest time in school history ... Was a member of three relay teams that set new school record times at Big 12's: the 400 free relay team(2:58.31), the 200 medley team (1:27.28), and the 400 medley team (3:15.05)... clocked a sub-20 second split in the 200 free relay (19.97), which stands as the second fastest time in school history, and placed fifth in the 50 free (20.01)... His 400 medley and 200 free relay teams also claimed victories in the Shamrock Invitational, and his 200 medley team defeated both Iowa and Missouri S&T... Placed first against Drury in the 100 free, setting a meet record along the way (43.91)... One of three Missouri athletes chosen to attend the 2010 Big 12 Leadership Conference...

2008-09 (SOPHOMORE) - named a CSCAA Academic All-American...took fourth at the Big 12 Championship in the 50 freestyle (19.72), setting a new Mizzou record... was a member of the Big 12 Championship school record-setting 200 free relay team (1:20.17)... finished first in the 50 freestyle (20.08) and the 100 freestyle (44.47) at the Mizzou Invitational...swam to a third place finish in the 50 freestyle (20.76) at the Arkansas/Kentucky dual meet...took first in the 50 freestyle (20.84) against Iowa...

2007-08 (FRESHMAN) - Voted MU Swimming's Newcomer of the Year for the Men's squad ... owns the second best 100 free (44.46) time in school history ... ranks third all-time in the 50 free (20.17) ...member of the third-fastest 400 free relay team in school history (3:00.80) ... member of the 400 medley team that took second (3:18.99) at Big 12's ... came in sixth in the 50 free (20.24), ninth in the 100 free (44.87), and 10th in the 100 fly (52.44) at the conference championships ... finished as the runner-up in his first collegiate race against Indiana in the 50 free (21.15) ... earned first career victory in the 50 free (20.92) against Villanova and Pittsburgh ... took third in the 100 free (46.65) and first in the 50 free (21.13) at the Iowa dual.

HIGH SCHOOL - Coached by Steve Mateer and Craig Harris on the City of Plano Swimmers club squad ... a Junior Olympic participant in 2007 ... set school marks in the 50 and 100 free and was a member of the record-breaking 200 free and 200 medley relays while at Plano West ... team captain his junior and senior years ... led the Wolves to their highest ever finish at the Texas State Championships his senior season ... lettered in swimming three years ... also served as the leadership team director for his church's youth group and took part in numerous mission trips while in high school.

PERSONAL - Jordan Hawley is the son of Jamie and Melissa Hawley ... has two younger siblings, Drew (17) and Brooke (14) ... planning to major in business ... professional goal is to run a Fortune 500 company.

FAST FACTS:

Why did you choose Missouri?

Mizzou is the best school in the nation when it comes to the combination of high class academics and superior athletics.

How has the program at Mizzou made you a better swimmer?

The coaches and administration here at Mizzou really value the student athlete above everything else. The staff here invests so much time into making us better every day. They will always take the time to videotape with you after practice, and are very open to making changes. The Mizzou pool is one of the best in the nation, and it is a privilege to get to train in this facility.

What is your best memory with the team?

My favorite memory is the men's team beating Texas A&M my sophomore year.

Favorite food:Salmon
What's on your iPod:Lecrae
Favorite sports star:Tim Tebow
Favorite movie:Gladiator
Quote to live by:"Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men." -Colossians 3:23