Vanessa Pollitt
Vanessa Pollitt
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Rafael, CA
High School: Regis Jesuit HS
Position: Free/Back
Experience: 2V

2010-11 -- Posted season-best marks of 24.99 in 50 freestyle, 54.25 in 100 freestyle, 1:58.65 in 200 freestyle, 59.53 in 100 backstroke, 2:11.81 in 200 backstroke, 1:12.65 in 100 breaststroke and 59.95 in 100 butterfly.

2009-10 -- Anchored 200 freestyle relay team which placed third in the Big West Conference Championships and broke the school record with a time of 1:34.60 ... also placed 12th in 200 freestyle (1:56.41) and swam a leg on fourth-place 800 freestyle relay team (7:33.58) ... other best marks include 24.61 in 50 freestyle, 53.40 in 100 freestyle, 1:54.67 in 200 freestyle, 5:22.68 in 500 freestyle, 1:01.00 in 100 backstroke, 2:13.03 in 200 backstroke, 1:11.88 in 100 breaststroke and 1:01.14 in 100 butterfly.

High School ... Lettered all four years in swimming at Regis Jesuit High School in Aurora, Colo. ... helped Raiders to Continental League title in 2009 and Colorado 4A Division state title in 2006 ... earned All-City Team honors in 2008 and 2009 with best marks of 24.84 in 50 freestyle, 53.31 in 100 freestyle and 58.41 in 100 backstroke ... graduated maxima cum laude ... member of Ambassadors Club.

Personal ... Daughter of Kevin and Christine Pollitt ... one brother, Grant ... wants to be an elementary school teacher ... born June 21, 1991, in Menlo Park, Calif. ... majors in sociology.