Sophomore earns top diving award after winning platform championship
Olanski wins 3-meter conference title
Houston grabs a pair of individual top-10 finishes on Thursday
Shedd wins conference title as Houston leads meet after one day
Shedd earns second podium finish in two days
SOPHOMORE 2014-15Competed in three individual event at the American Athletic Conference Championship...Swam a PR in the 100-yard backstroke (56.52) and finished seventh in the conference in the event... Swam a personal best in the 200-yard backstroke (2:03.16) at the Pearland Invitational... Entered Houston’s all-time top-10 in both races.
FRESHMAN 2013-14Competed in three events during the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships... Swam PRs in all three events - 50-yard freestyle (24.60), 100-yard backstroke (56.95) and 200-yard backstroke (2:06.56)... Entered the 100-yard backstroke top-10 in school history... Swam the third-fastest times of the season in the 100-yard and 200-yard backstrokes.
HIGH SCHOOLTeam MVP 2012 and 2013... Four-time state finals qualifier... Conference champion... Junior National Qualifier 2011 and 2012... Bronze Medal at state in 100-yard backstroke... 4th place finisher at state in 100-yard backstroke
PERSONALBorn November 29, 1994... Daughter of Betsy and David Joyner... Full name Jasmine Mariah Williams... Voted class of 2013 most athletic... Involved with Styles 4 Life and Relay for Life... Lists her parents and coaches as her biggest influences... Career ambition is to become a nutritionist.
HIGH SCHOOLNamed Diver of the Year the San Antonio Express News her senior year ... Finished fourth in the state in the 1M ... Named All-American as a senior ... Two-time All-State performer and three-time All-Region selection ... Named All-District sophomore through senior years ... District champion 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Began diving as a sophomore in high school.
PERSONALBorn on July 6, 1994 in Grand Forks, North Dakota ... Daughter of Bill and Sue Shedd ... Father serves in the military and graduated from the Air Force Academy ... Full name is Danielle Michelle Shedd ... Has three younger sisters.