Jane Swagerty

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Jane Swagerty
Personal information
Full name Jane Ellen Swagerty
Nationality  United States
Born (1951-07-30) July 30, 1951 (age 62)
Oakdale, California
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 143 lb (65 kg)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke
Club Santa Clara Swim Club

Jane Ellen Swagerty Hill (born July 30, 1951), née Jane Ellen Swagerty, is a former American competition swimmer and Olympic medalist. Swagerty represented the United States at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Swagerty received a bronze medal for her third-place finish in the women's 100-meter backstroke. She also swam the backstroke leg in the preliminary heats of the women's 100-meter medley relay for the gold medal-winning U.S. team, but did not receive a medal under the 1968 international swimming rules because she did not swim in the event final.[1]

Swagerty is the cousin of former professional basketball player Keith Swagerty.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Jane Swagerty. Retrieved August 17, 2012.
  2. ^ "Swagerty did it all for Tigers," Retrieved September 10, 2011.

External links[edit]

  • Jane Swagerty – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com