Jan Alvey Ward ’93 was an NAIA All-American while earning letters in swimming and diving for four years at Transylvania. A cum laude graduate, she was a member of the Chi Omega sorority, serving as president. She was a three-time All-American in the 400 individual medley and was the Pioneer record-holder in the 200 butterfly for more than 15 years. She was also a two-time NAIA Scholar-Athlete. She was named female Pioneer Athlete of the Year in 1993.