Jane Swagerty

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Jane Swagerty
Personal information
Full name Jane Ellen Swagerty
National team  United States
Born (1951-07-30) July 30, 1951 (age 64)
Oakdale, California
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 143 lb (65 kg)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Backstroke
Club Santa Clara Swim Club

Jane Ellen Swagerty Hill (born July 30, 1951), née Jane Ellen Swagerty, is an American former 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