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Swimming around the world
Times file photo Monroe alumna Jess Weeden as a senior swims the butterfly. Weeden, who is now a freshman at Abilene Christian University, thought she was retired from swimming. She is rasing money to swim in the World Deaf Swimming Championships in Coimbra, Portugal in July.
ABILENE, TEXAS - Monroe alumna Jess Weeden once labeled herself retired as a swimmer. She turned down swimming scholarships to attend Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas.