Joy Jason
Joy  Jason


Port Allen, La.





Biomedical Engineering


142 Tulane Student-Athletes Named to American All-Academic Team

Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field led the way with 34 honorees


Two Green Wave squads earn American Academic Excellence Award

Women's track & field, women's swimming & diving honored


Swimming & Diving tabbed as CSCAA Scholar All-America squad

Team honored for seventh straight time


Swimming & Diving Earns CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors

Green Wave claim distinction for fall semester after posting a cumulative team GPA of 3.54


Swimming & Diving Sets Two More Records In Day 3 Of American Championship

Green Wave remain fourth in team standings; Grender, 400 medley relay unit establish new team standards


Tulane vs LSU (10-4-14)

Photos By Parker Waters


Tulane Swimming & Diving Preseason Practice

Photos By Parker Waters

Top Times
100 breast: 1:02.90 at C-USA Championship (2/28/14)
200 breast: 2:19.48 at C-USA Championship (3/1/14)
50 free: 25.64 at LSU (10/25/13)
100 free: 55.99 at Houston Quad Meet (1/31/14)
500 free: 5:14.51 vs UALR (10/12/13)
200 IM: 2:07.76 at Phill Hansel Invitational (11/21/13)

2013-14: Swam in all nine meets as a true freshman...posted season-best times of 25.64 in the 50 free with a leadoff split at LSU (Oct. 25), 55.99 in the 100 free with a leadoff split at the Houston Quad Meet (Jan. 31), 1:02.90 in the 100 breast during the preliminaries of the Conference USA Championship (Feb. 28), 2:07.76 in the 20 0IM at the Hansel Invite (Nov. 21), 2:19.48 in the 200 breast at the C-USA Championship (March 1) and 5:14.51 in the 500 free vs UALR (Oct. 12)...top times in the 100 breast, 200 breast and 20 IM ranks second, second and sixth, respectively, in Tulane individual career history...tallied nine individual top three finishes: winning the 100 breast vs UALR, vs Vanderbilt (Nov. 2) and at North Texas (Jan. 18); finishing second in the 100 breast at West Florida (Oct. 11) and at LSU (Oct. 25), in the 200 breast vs Vanderbilt and at North Texas, and in the 500 free vs UALR; and posting a third-place performance in the 200 breast at West Florida...in relay action, claimed third-team All C-USA honors in the 400 medley after swimming the second leg of the event to help the unit clock a school-record 3:42.93 (Feb. 28)...also helped the relay teams post eight other top three finishes with a win in the 200 medley at UALR, second-place showings in the 200 free at UALR, in the 400 free at North Texas and in the 200 medley both vs Vanderbilt and at North Texas, third-place performances in the 200 free and 400 medley at LSU, and a tie for third in the 200 medley at West Florida...away from the pool, claimed C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane 3.0 Club recognition, and earned C-USA Academic Medal honors after posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.

High School: Home-schooled as a prepster and competed for Tiger Aquatics...in 2012, won Louisiana Short Course titles in the 100 and 200 breaststrokes as well as the 500, 1000 and 1650 freestyles while finishing third in the 400 IM...at the Long Course Championship, won the 100 breast, finished second in the 800 free, 1500 free and 200 breast, and came in third in the 200 free...in 2011, won the 200 breast (2:22.90), 500 fly (5:10.22) and 100 breast (1:05.87) at the Louisiana Short Course State Championship...was the state's high-point winner, a Junior National Qualifier in the 100 breast while claiming the Don Cook Memorial Award and Academic All-America distinction...part of a 400 medley relay team with set the state record in the event with a mark of 4:37.03 during the 2011 TAZ Summer Classic Invitational...also attended Junior Nationals in Palo Alto, Calif., that season.

Personal: Born Joy Danielle Jason on June 12, 1995, in Luling, La...daughter of Dan and Jayne Jason...has three sisters: Dawn, Janelle and Deanna; and one brother, Dylan...father, Dan, played collegiate basketball at Carnegie Mellon...majoring in biomedical engineering.