University of Iowa Athletics

Jacob Swafford

Height 5-5
Class Fr.
Hometown Knoxville, Tenn.
High School Powell
Jacob Swafford - Men's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2009 – Competed in six meets for the Hawkeyes… posted two personal bests in meet against Illinois, on pommel horse (12.95) and vault (15.65)… earned personal best on parallel bars (12.90) in quadrangle meet at U.S. Military… member of the 2009 16+ Start Value Club… letterwinner.

High School – Placed first in all-around at state tournament from 2002-07… placed first on parallel bars at Region 8 Championships in 2007… named the 2006 Tennessee Gymnast of the Year… Tennessee State all-around Champion from 2003-07… four-time Region 8 team member… five-time first team Academic All-American… coached by Phil Savage at Premier Athletics

Personal – Born September 7, 1989… son of Bill and Amy Swafford… pre-business major.