Jernej Godec
Jernej Godec

Player Profile

Ljubljana, Slovenia

High School:
Gimnazija Ledina

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190



2007 NCAA Championships
Earned All-America honors swimming the third leg of Cal's sixth-place 200 free relay
Was an honorable mention All-American, placing 12th in the 100 fly and swimming the butterfly legs of the Bears' 400 medley relay (10th) and 200 medley relay (15th)

Cal Success
Placed second in the 50 free at the 2007 Pac-10 Championships
Was a member of the Bears' 200 free (second leg), 400 free (third leg) and 200 medley (butterfly leg) that placed second at the 2007 Pac-10 Championships
Has the school's third-best all-time mark in the 100 fly (46.32), set in 2006
Has the school's seventh-best all-time mark in the 50 free (19.52), set in 2007
Was a 2005 All-American after swimming the prelims of Cal's NCAA champion 200 medley relay and fifth-place 400 medley relay
2006-07 first-team Pac-10 All-Academic

International Success
Placed 12th in the 50-meter free (22.39) and 50-meter butterfly (23.74) at the 2007 World Championships
Finished ninth in the 50-meter butterfly, 11th in the 50-meter free and 14th in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2006 European Championships.
Placed third in the 50-meter free (22.71) at the 2005 Mediterranean Games
Anchored Slovenia's 400 medley relay (sixth in heat) at the 2004 Athens Olympics
Competed at the 2003 World Championships and the 2003 and 2004 European Junior Championships

Parents are Matjaz and Valerija Godec
Majoring in molecular and cell biology (immunology)
Born Jan. 16, 1986, in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Short Course, Yards:
50 Free     19.52
100 Free    44.13
100 Fly     46.32
200 Fly     1:50.84
100 Back    48.19
200 Back    1:45.53
Long Course, Meters: 50 Free 22.39 100 Free 50.51 50 Fly 23.74 100 Fly 53.87