Jaime Hipp

Jaime Hipp

American water polo player, participant of the 2008 Olympics
Date of Birth: 01.09.1981
Country: USA

  1. Biography of Jamie Hipp
  2. Early Life and Sports Career
  3. Achievements in Water Polo
  4. Olympic Journey and Personal Life

Biography of Jamie Hipp

Jamie Hipp, an American water polo player, was born on September 1, 1981, in Fresno, California. She is a professional athlete and one of the top goalkeepers in the sport of water polo.

Early Life and Sports Career

Jamie spent her childhood in Fresno, where she completed her high school education. During her studies, Jamie began participating in various sports, including swimming, soccer, and basketball. She was particularly drawn to water polo after watching her brother, Dan, who was a goalkeeper for the University of Irvine water polo team. Jamie was captivated by the constant immersion in water, the sunny skies, and the fresh air that the sport provided. She started training under the guidance of talented coach Eric Sullivan and went on to become a two-time MVP tournament champion. Jamie also achieved multiple victories in the state water polo championship.

After graduating from high school, Jamie Hipp enrolled at the California State University, where she obtained a degree in Psychology and French in 2003.

Achievements in Water Polo

In 2005, Jamie Hipp represented the United States at the FINA World Championship held in Montreal. The American team captured the second place. The following year, she won the top prize at the Holiday Cup. In 2007, Jamie and her team excelled at the FINA World Championship in Melbourne, earning the first-place position. In the same year, she also participated in the Pan American Games held in Brazil, where the American team once again claimed the first place.

Olympic Journey and Personal Life

In 2008, Jamie Hipp was selected to be part of the Olympic women's water polo team. The U.S. team brought home the silver medal. In August 2007, Jamie married Matt Comer.

During her free time from training, Jamie Hipp has developed her own line of jewelry. She is a talented designer who skillfully incorporates bold choices and follows the fashion trends of the season. Jamie enjoys eating sushi and has a fondness for movies such as "Lord of the Rings," "Casino Royale," and "Nacho Libre". She is a fan of Will Ferrell and Julia Roberts.

Jamie is a romantic individual, and her favorite musical compositions include "Sleeping to Dream" and "Hide and Seek". She is a fan of Jack Johnson, Jason Mraz, and the band Gorillaz.