Jennifer Durrant
Jennifer Durrant

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oak Forest, Ill.

High School:
Oak Forest

Event:
Back, Free

2005-06: Competed against Western Illinois, Iowa, Illinois, Purdue, Illinois-Chicago, Ball State and UW-Green Bay...traveled to Minneapolis, Minn., to compete in the US Paralympics Open Swimming Championship:competed against 150-250 athletes with a range of disabilities from 16 countries.

Oak Forest: Placed second in conference junior and senior year...held American record for swimmer with disability in 50, 100 and 200 meter backstroke...placed seventh in the world for 100 back at the Paralympic Games...was named MVP senior year.

Personal: Born 10-29-85...daughter of John and Jackie Durrant...two-time member of the AFNI Athletic Honor Roll...majoring in middle-level education.