Lovieanne Jung

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Lovieanne Jung
Personal information
Born (1980-01-11) January 11, 1980 (age 35)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
College team Arizona Wildcats
Partner Jon Garland
Lovieanne Jung
Medal record
Women's softball
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens Team competition
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing Team competition
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Beijing Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2002 Saskatoon Team competition
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place 2007 Rio Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2003 Sto Domingo Team competition

Lovieanne Jung (born January 11, 1980) is a retired American softball player. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Jung moved with her family to California at a young age.[citation needed]

Beginning her collegiate career at Fresno State University, Jung later transferred to the University of Arizona. She was a standout player in college, appearing in two Women's College World Series.[1] She won a gold medal at the 2004 Olympics and a silver medal at the 2008 Olympics before retiring from softball.[2] Lovieanne Jung is currently working as a Firefighter for Riverside City Fire Department.[3]

Jung's longtime boyfriend is Jon Garland.[1]


  1. ^ a b Pinto, Greg (June 21, 2011). "Jon Garland and Lovie Jung". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "5 U.S. softball players retire, 3 from L.A. area". Los Angeles Times. 2008-08-23. Retrieved 2012-09-16. 
  3. ^ Smith, Marcia C (Aug 27, 2012). "Ex-Olympic softball gold medalist Jung living in real world". OC Register. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 

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