Jared Lovett
Jared Lovett
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Abingdon, Va.
High School: Abingdon High School
Position: Breaststroke/Backstroke/Butterfly/IM

2012-2013 (Senior): Elected captain by his teammates.

2011-2012 (Junior): 200-yard freestyle: Finished 12th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 1:51.07… 400-yard IM: Finished 19th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 4:01.70… Finished 10th at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 4:08.90… 200-yard IM: Finished 20th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 1:52.75… Fastest time was 1:52.35 in the prelims at Ivy’s… Finished 10th at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 1:55.96… Best finish in the event was against Cornell, second with a time of 1:56.52… 200-yard backstroke: Finished eighth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 1:55.21… Fastest time was 1:54.74 in the Terrier prelims… Best finish in the event was against Cornell, second with a time of 1:55.59… 200-yard butterfly: Best finish in the event was against UMass, third with a time of 1:56.03… Fastest time was 1:54.49 against Dartmouth/Penn.

2010-2011 (Sophomore): 400-yard IM: 17th at Ivy League Championships (4:02.13)... 10th at Terrier Invitational (4:07.99)... 10th at HYP (4:02.58)... 200-yard IM: 22nd at Ivy League Championships (1:53.01)... 1st vs. Columbia (1:55.42)... 7th at Terrier Invitational (1:55.42)... 3rd vs. Cornell (1:58.10)... 4th vs. Penn/Dartmouth (1:56.83)... 16th at HYP (1:53.75)... 2nd vs. UConn (1:55.40)... 200-yard backstroke: 21st at Ivy League Championships (1:53.65)... 2nd vs. Columbia (1:54.02)... 9th at Terrier Invitational (1:53.71)... 3rd vs. UMass (1:54.50)... 2nd vs. Cornell (1:56.52)... 6th vs. Penn/Dartmouth (1:55.76)... 17th at HYP (1:56.41)... 3rd vs. UConn (1:54.16)... 2nd vs. Brown (1:54.35)... 200-yard butterfly: 8th at HYP (1:52.51)... 4th vs. Columbia (1:54.13)... 11th at Terrier Invitational (1:56.98)... 3rd vs. UMass (1:55.64)... 4th vs. Cornell (1:55.38)... 2nd vs. Penn/Dartmouth (1:55.93). 

2009-2010 (Freshman): 200-yard IM: First overall against UMass (1:55.68)… Fifth overall against Cornell (1:58.71)… First overall against Navy (1:57.11)… First overall against UConn (1:54.02)… 200-yard butterfly: Second overall against UMass (1:55.68)… Fourth against Penn/Dartmouth (1:56.52)… Fifth against Navy (1:56.07)… Second against UConn (1:53.94)… Top Twenty finisher at the Ivy League Championships (1:52.94)… 200-yard backstroke: Fifth against UMass (1:55.79)… Third against Cornell (1:56.84)… Sixth against Penn/Dartmouth (1:57.68).

Before Yale: All-American… Eight-time state finalist… Holds nine of 11 records at Abingdon High… Second in state in 200 IM and 100 fly in 2009… Graduated in top 1% of high school class… Three-time Scholastic All-American… Pappy Thomson Award for top senior athlete in 25 counties in Virginia and Tennessee.

Personal: Son of Jim and Kim Lovett… Has two sisters, Brie and Becca… Considering major in History of Science/History of Medicine… Member of Calhoun College.

Hero: Parents Jim and Kim, club coach Bob O’Donnell

Favorite Athlete: Lance Armstrong

Hobbies: Wakeboarding, Biking