Jordan Mattern

Jordan Mattern was on the first US Junior Olympic Team in 2010 and won a gold medal at the 2013 World Championships as a member of the 4×200 freestyle relay.

High School

Mattern is from Aurora, Colorado and graduated from Cherry Creek High School in 2011. She swam for the Colorado Stars Swim Team under Todd Schmitz. During her junior year of high school, she was apart of the national championship winning 800 freestyle at the 2010 nationals. That year, she was also a member of two (400 freestyle, 800 freestyle) National Age Group Record breaking relays.


Mattern attended the University of Georgia and was a member of the 800 freestyle relay that won at the NCAA Championships as a freshman. She also scored points individually with a 12th place finish in the 200 freestyle. As a sophomore, she finished 13th in both the 200 and 500 freestyles, and as a junior, she recorded an 8th place finish in the 200 freestyle.


At the 2013 World Championship Trials in Indianapolis, IN, Mattern finished fourth in the 200 freestyle to earn her spot on the US World Championship Team. At the World Championships in Barcelona, she won a gold medal as a prelim swimmer for the 800 freestyle relay.


At the Summer National Championships, Mattern advanced to the B-final heat of the 200 freestyle, 400 freestyle, and 200 backstroke.

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
lcm 100 Free 55.82 08/06/14 2014 US National Championships
Irvine, CA, USA
lcm 200 Free 1:58.27 06/25/13 2013 US World Championship Trials
Indianapolis, IN, USA
lcm 400 Free 4:09.66 08/06/14 2014 US National Championships
Irvine, CA, USA
lcm 100 Back 1:02.87 07/10/14 2014 Bulldog Grand Slam
Athens, GA, USA
lcm 200 Back 2:11.42 07/10/14 2014 Bulldog Grand Slam
Athens, GA, USA
Annie Zhu, Jordan Mattern, Amber McDermott, Shannon O'Malley and Brittany MacLean, Georgia Bulldogs, 2014 Women's NCAA DI Swimming & Diving Championships (courtesy of Tim Binning, the swim pictures) Brittany MacLean & Jordan Mattern at the 2014 NCAA Women's DI Swimming & Diving Championships (Tim Binning, theswimpictures) Missy Franklin hugs former teammate, Jordan Mattern, after winning the 200 freestyle in 1:55.56 at the 2013 World Championship Trials. Mattern finished fourth in 1:58.27.