Dan Jackson
Dan Jackson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Austin, Texas

High School:
A.N. McCallum HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Freestyle/Butterfly


2011-12 - Gave the Gamecocks a solid option in the distance events...Swam in every meet...Competed in the 500 freestyle, 1,650 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships...Had the team's fourth best time in the 500 freestyle, 1,000 freestyle and 200 butterfly and the third best in the 1,650 freestyle...Posted a career-best mark of 1:52.26 in the 200 butterfly to finish 22nd at the SEC Championships...Recorded season best third-place finish in the 1,000 freestyle in final home meet of his career against ECU (9:47.99)...Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

2010-11 - Continued to provide depth in distance events...Had fifth-best time in 500 free (4:42.84), which came in win over Missouri...Was fourth-best on the team in 1000 free (9:47.26), helping to a win over Clemson...Posted a 16:08.71 in 1650 free at Nike Cup... Also had a career-best time and the team's second-best time in 200 fly (1:52.39) at SEC Championships.

2009-10 - Provided depth in distance freestyle events... Competed in both distance events at SEC Championships, in addition to 200 butterfly... Finished 19th at SEC Championships with a 15:46.03 in 1650 free... Was fourth on the team in the 1000 free with a 9:40.70 against Kentucky... Also fourth on the team in 500 free with 4:36.56 at SEC Championships... Won 200 fly in meet vs. College of Charleston... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2008-09 - Led the way for the Gamecocks' distance freestyle corps...Finished 16th in the 1650 free at SEC Championships to score a point for Carolina (15:40.76)...Also had the top time on the team in the 1000 (9:29.75) and the second-fastest in the 500 (4:35.42)...Competed in 200 butterfly at SEC Championships...Won the 1650 freestyle in the dual meet with College of Charleston.

PRE-COLLEGE - Graduated from A.N. McCallum High School...Member of Nitro Swimming...Was a three-time Junior National qualifier...Member of National Honor Society and Foreign Language Honor Society.

PERSONAL - Full name is Daniel Broadhead Jackson...Born September 3, 1989...Parents are Joyce and Keith Jackson...Major is exercise science.

Jackson's Top Times
Event Time Date Meet Location
500 freestyle 4:35.42 1/31/09 Alabama/Georgia Tuscaloosa, Ala.
1000 freestyle 9:29.75 1/31/09 Alabama/Georgia Tuscaloosa, Ala.
1650 freestyle 15:40.76 2/21/09 SEC Championships Auburn, Ala.
200 butterfly 1:52.26 2/18/12 SEC Championships Knoxville, Tenn.