August 6, 2019
Elizabeth (Liz) Jantausch, from Liberty Township, Ohio is
excited to announce her verbal commitment to the University of
"I chose UC because of it academics and great swim team. I want to thank my family, friends and coaches for supporting me. I can’t wait to be a part of the Bearcat family.”
Jantausch swims year-round with The Countryside YMCA Torpedoes and for Lakota East High School during the high school season. She has developed into a very versatile swimmer of the last year adding both the 200 IM and 400 IM to her already lengthy list of events she swims.
Liz had a breakout season during her junior year. She finished 12th in the 200 IM at the Ohio High School State Championships. During her SWOYSL League Championships she swam 18 times in 2.5 days going nearly best times in every swim. During the 2019 Spring YMCA Nationals Liz competed in 4 individual events finishing Top 16 in the 200 IM.
This summer Liz finished out her summer at the 2019 ISCA Senior Cup in St. Petersburg, Florida. She competed in 6 individual events qualifying for finals in 5 out of the 6 events (50 Fly, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 IM and 400 IM) and going best times in all of them. She also competed on 4 of the teams “A “ relays helping the team score Top 16 in the 200 Medley Relay and Top 8 in the 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay and 400 Medley Relay.
Good Luck to Liz during her senior year of High School. She is very excited to build on an already successful career.