Jenna Santoromito

Jenna Santoromito #9 looks to pass the ball by Aikaterini Oikonomopoulou #7 of Greece during their preliminary water polo match at the Ying Tung Natatorium on Day 3 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 11, 2008 in Beijing, China.

Athlete Biography

Jenna Santoromito won a bronze medal for Australia in women’s water polo in 2008, competing alongside her sister Mia. The Santoromitos were one of two sets of sisters represented – Kate Gynther, Melissa Rippon and Rebecca Rippon are also sisters. The Aussies enjoyed a pressure-packed Olympics. Of its six matches, one was decided by two goals, four by a single goal and the other one was tied. The bronze medal final against Hungary was decided in a penalty shoot-out, the final score being 12-11.