Ohio State posts six members on 2012 Scholar All-America Team
Largest contingent of OSU women swimmers ever invade the CenturyLink Center in Omaha next week
Twenty-five members named Scholar-Athletes in 2012
Four Buckeyes earned a 4.0 grade-point average last quarter
Samantha Cheverton becomes the program's ninth swimmer to become an Olympian
The Big Picture: Honored as a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar as a sophomore ... she is a two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete and an Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... part of a school-record breaking relay twice in her Buckeye career, both times in the 200 freestyle relay at the Big Ten Championships ... also received honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-American status. 2010-11: Member of the Ohio State school-record breaking 200 freestyle relay (1:31.92) ... scored points for the Scarlet and Gray for a second time at the 2011 Big Ten Championships. 2009-10: Scored for the Buckeyes as a freshman at the 2010 Big Ten championships, swimming on the school record-breaking 200 freestyle relay team that finished eighth in 1:32.05 ... won twice in dual meets (100 breaststroke vs. Kenyon and 50 free vs. Wright State).
Background:Jackie attended Westlake High School ... high school All-American ...received the Athlete of the Year award and is a member of the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame ... holds Westlake High School records in the 50 free, 100 breast and 200 and 400 free relays ... CIF champion in 50 meter freestyle, 100 breaststroke and CIF record holder in 200 freestyle relay ... daughter of Brian and Karen Brousseau ... she has one brother, Brian ... former high school vice president of her class ... plans to major in political science and business ... lists the New England Patriots as her favorite pro sports team.