2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): Swam a career-best in the 200-fly (2:14.03) at the Army-Navy meet ... recorded a season-best 1:59.04 in the 200-free during the Army-Bucknell dual-meet ... swam a 2:02.05 in the 200-free against Colgate and Lafayette.
2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Enjoyed a strong freshman showing...had a personal best time in the 1650 free touching the wall at 18:00.55 at the Patriot League Championships (Feb. 23)...posted a third-place finish in the 500 free against Lehigh (Jan. 11)...had an impressive showing in the 1000 free posting a personal-best time of 10:15.78 in addition to a 200 free personal-best time of 1:57.14.77 in the quad meet versus Boston, Rowan and Vermont (Oct. 5)...earned a second-place finish in the 500 free against Colgate and Lafayette...brought in two fourth-place finishes and a fifth place finish against Bucknell (Jan. 12)...came in seventh in the 1000 free and sixth in the 500 free against Navy (Dec.6)...posted two third-place finishes and a fifth place finish against LIU Post and Columbia (Nov. 17)...came in fifth in the 1000 free and sixth in the 500 free at Buffalo (Nov. 10)...posted six top-10 finishes combined against UConn (Oct. 26) and American and George Mason (Jan. 19)...had a personal-best time of 5:06.65 in the 500 free at the Big Brown Invitational (Dec. 2).
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Earned four all-conference certificates during her standout swimming career at St. Charles North High School ... twice selected as an All-American, earning the laurels as a junior and senior ... member of the 200 free relay and 400 free relay teams that advanced to the state finals ... attended the United States Military Academy Prep School in 2011-12 ... ran cross country at USMAPS and planned on joining the triathlon team at West Point ... returned to the sport of swimming instead, following two year hiatus.
PERSONAL: Jennifer Kiernan Clay was born Dec. 15, 1992 in Columbia, Mo. ... daughter of Chris and Colleen Clay ... has two brothers, Joey and Josh, and one sister, Jessica ... all three siblings swim competitively ... has a sister named Jessica ... hobbies include competing in triathlons ... major is undeclared.