Jennifer Belanger
Jennifer Belanger
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr.
Hometown: South Windsor, Conn.
High School: South Windsor
Position: Freestyle
Major: Sports Medicine

2013-14: A member of the first-ever Merrimack swimming team … Posted the first individual event victory in the history of the Merrimack College women's swimming team, winning the 500 freestyle at the Southern Connecticut and Le Moyne Tri-Meet (1/18) … Placed third in the 200 freestyle in the same event … At the Southern Connecticut State and the College of Saint Rose Tri-Meet (10/25) came in second in the 500-yard freestyle in 5:32.20, six seconds off the lead … Also placed fifth in the 200-yard freestyle with a final time of 2:07.09 in the same event… Added a third top-five performance in the 200-yard butterfly, finishing in 2:29.14 … At the Northeast-10 Championships (2/9), became the first swimmer in program history to reach the Finals in any event (500 free) … Earned a Top-16 finish in the 200 freestyle … Finished fifth in the 1650-yard freestyle - nine seconds off a spot on the podium with a time of 18:13.50. 

Before Merrimack: Three year letter winner at South Windsor High School ... As a junior and senior, named a CCC North Girls Swimming All-Conference member ... Three-time qualifier for State Divisional Championships ...Team captain as a senior ... Also recruited by CCSU, Springfield and Cortland.

Personal: Born April 6, 1995 ... Daughter of Timothy and Susan Belanger ... Has two siblings, Ann Marie and Stephanie ... Sports Medicine major.