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Jessie Hammes
Position: Back
Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carmel, IN
High School: Carmel HS

Stanford Record Book: 100 Back (10th, 53.79, 2011), 200 Back (9th, 1:55.91, 2011)

International Competition: 2009 U.S. Open qualifier in the 100 and 200 backstrokes... competed in the U.S. Olympic Trial qualifiers in 2008 in the 100 backstroke... also swam at the 2008 Junior Nationals in Minneapolis in the backstrokes and the 400 medley relay... finalist at the 2008 Stanford and Missouri Grand Prix, 2007 Junior Nationals in the backstrokes.

2011-12 (Junior): Finished 16th in the 100 fly (54.34) and 23rd and into the C Finals of the 200 back at the Pac-12s.

Stanford in 2010-11 (Sophomore): At the Pac-10 meet, was seventh in the 200 back (1:55.91) with Stanford's ninth-fastest time all-time, the third Cardinal swimmer in the A Finals... was 14th in the 100 fly (53.84).... also 11th in the 100 back, the second Cardinal finisher with a time of 53.88...helped the Cardinal to the victory over USC with a second place finish in the 200 back... picked up a win in the dual win in the 100 back against Arizona State... academic All-Pac-10.

Stanford in 2009-2010 (Freshman): Finished second in the 200 backstroke against UCLA, her best finish of the year... placed fourth in the 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke at the Toshiba Classic.

High School, Club and Personal Data:
Attended Carmel High School in Carmel, Ind., swimming for four years... named a prep All-American 13 times, winning the individual state championship in the 100 backstroke and 200 medley and 200 free relays in 2009 and the 200 medley relay for the first time in 2006... was a state runner-up three other times, in the 100 butterfly in 2009, the 100 backstroke in 2008 and the 200 medley relay in 2007... also named all-state, all-conference and all-county all four years... set the Indiana state record in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly, 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay... Carmel High holds the national record for most consecutive state titles, setting the mark in 2009 with their 23rd-straight title... the 2009 title run also set a single-meet state record for most points scored... swam for the Carmel Swim Club for nine years... ranked in Indiana's top-10 rankings for 14 consecutive seasons, based on age group... parents are Greg and Debbie... set the Indiana state record in the 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay and set the school-record in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly... majoring in human biology.