Jessica Heim
Jessica Heim

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Horizon Christian Academy

Height:
5-6

Event:
Free/Fly

Experience:
2L

07/07/2014

78 Student-Athletes On MW Spring Academic Team

Three programs reach double-digits, men's golf leads league in honorees.

05/16/2014

Great Grads!

60 current and former UNLV student-athletes eligible for Spring Commencement Ceremonies.

06/24/2013

School-record Tying Rebels Named MW Scholar-Athlete

UNLV also places 20 on All-Academic All-MW squad, Rebel men have four named MW Scholar-Athletes.

03/23/2013

Rebel Women End Season At NCAAs

UNLV swims in a pair of events on the last day of the NCAA championships for the final action of the season.

03/18/2013

NCAA Championships Awaits 14 Rebels

Six women, eight men will be swimming at the national meet with the women's starting this week.

2012-13 (Junior): Turned in two top-five finishes at the MW Championships ... Placed third in the 1650 free with a time of 16:35.32 ... Took fifth in the 500 free (4:48.66) ... Swam on the second place 800 free relay ... Competed on the 400 free relay at the NCAA Championships for the Rebels ... Named MW Swimmer of the Week on Nov. 7 after a double-win performance at BYU, and again on Jan. 9 after four wins against Bakersfield and Fresno State.

2011-12 (Sophomore): Became the first Rebel in four years to win a league title, and the first to win the 500 free since the 2003 season by swimming a school-record time of 4:46.67 at the MW Championships ... Added a second win, this one in the 1650 free in a time of 16:27.16, and finished runner-up in the 200 free in 1:47.89 ... Led off the second-place 800 free relay and anchored the third-place 400 free relay ... Holds the school record in the 1650 free, and ranks third in the 200 free.

2010-11 (Freshman): Was runner-up at the MW Championships in the 200 free in 1:47.82 ... Finished eighth in the 500 free in 4:54.12 and ninth in the 1650 in 16:53.86 ... Also swam on two runner-up relays, the anchor leg in the 400 free relay that finished in 3:19.75 and leadoff in the 800 free relay that finished in 7:15.08.

High School: Earn All-American honors in both the pool and classroom (Scholastic) in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... Three-time CIF Champion in both the 200 and 500 free ... Four-time member of the San Diego Union Tribune All Academic Team, and was captain of the 2010 team ... Valedictorian of the class of 2010.

Club: Swam for CAST in Sam Diego since 1998 ... Earned the National Age Group Award for the 200 free in 2007 ... Team Most Valuable Swimmer in 2003 and 2009 ... Was the San Diego Swim Coaches Associate Senior Swimmer of the Quarter in the fourth quarter of 2008.

Personal: Jessica Heim Lynn ... Born on Oct. 14, 1992 in San Diego, Calif. ... Daughter of Walter and Beverly Heim ... Has one sister, Rachel (24), who swam for four years at Ohio University ... Pre-physical therapy major.

Heim's Personal Bests
200 Free	1:47.98
500 Free	4:46.67
1650 Free	16:24.17

Career Highlights 2012 MW 500 Free Champion 2012 MW 1650 Free Champion

 
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