Jake Ball
Jake Ball
Title: Volunteer Assistant Men's & Women's Swimming Coach
Email: jball@marymount.edu

Ball enters his first season as the Volunteer Assistant men's and women's swimming coach at Marymount. 

Ball brings a winning pedigree to MU after a standout undergraduate career. He spent three years at Denison University, where he was a four-time All-American and was part of a team that won two National Championships. In 2018, Ball finished as the national runner-up in the 200-breaststroke. After three seasons at Denison, he transferred to George Mason University. While with the Patriots, Ball earned a VaSID All-State Second Team nod and was a member of the 2020 Atlantic-10 Conference Championship team. 

In 2017 and 2020, Ball qualified for and participated in, the U.S. Open. In 2021, he was a United States Olympic Trials Finalist for Wave One. 

Outside of the pool, Ball has served as a coach for multiple clubs, most recently with Nationals Capital Swimming and Shark Tank Racing Squad. 

Ball graduated from Denison in May of 2019 with a degree in Environmental Studies. He earned a GIS Certificate from George Mason in May of 2021.