2013-14: Swam a leg of the 800-yard free relay which finished in sixth place (7:20.46) at the Texas Invitational ... earned a season-best time in the 200-yard (1:49.82) and 500-yard freestyle (4:56.83) at the Texas Invite.
2011-12 (Tennessee): Notched her third All-America accolade after swimming the lead leg of the 800y free relay squad that finished 10th at the NCAA Championships ... the relay quartet registered a clocking of 7:04.60, while she competed individually in the 200y free at the national meet, touching in at 1:49.30 ... earned a bronze medal at the conference championship as member of the 800y free relay that touched in at 7:03.63 ... won the consolation final in the 200y free to finish ninth overall with a B-cut time of 1:47.83...Also swam in the 50y and 100y frees at SECs ... had a pair of top-five finishes against Florida...Claimed sixth in both the 100y free and 200y free on the road against No.1 Georgia ... was on winning relays against South Carolina and Louisville ... also won the 100y free against the Cardinals ... added second-place finishes in the 50y and 100y frees in the double dual meet against Kentucky and Indiana ... finished third or better in the 100y free in the first four dual meets on the year.
2010-11 (Tennessee): Earned All-America honors as a member of the seventh-place 400y free relay squad and the 11th-place 800y free relay quartet at the NCAA Championships ... also competed at the NCAAs in the 100y free and 200y free events ... was a member of the bronze medal 400y free relay at the SEC Championships ... also grabbed 13th in the 100y free and 17th in the 200y free at the conference championships ... won the 200y free and notched runner-up finishes in the 50y and 100y free events at the Tennessee Last Chance Meet ... was a part of three victorious 400y free relay teams on the season ... claimed runner-up finishes in the 100y free and 200y free versus Louisville ... finished in the top four in four events against Arkansas, including swimming a leg of the victorious 200y FR ... took third in the 200y free and 500y free events at Kentucky ... captured third against Florida in the 500y free ... also notched fourth in the 100y free against Georgia and against the Gators.
Prep: Won consecutive state championship in the 100y free in 2008 and 2009 ... set high school marks in the 50y free, 100y free, 200y free, 500y free, 100y back, 200y IM, 200y and 400y free relays ... led New Bedford to a second-place finish in the Southern Conference ... named the Standard Times' Girls Swimmer of the Year ... tabbed by SwimmingWorld Magazine as a five-star recruit ... broke the national record in the 400y medley relay and the 200y medley relay as a member of Bluefish Aquatic Club ... was a NISCA High School All-American in the 200y free in 2009.
Personal:Born in Cherry Point, N.C. ... parent is Helena Almeida ... has one sibling, Rikki Eans ... major is psychology.
Top Times (2013-14)
50 Free: 23.83 (12/5/2013)
100 Free: 52.08 (11/1/2013)
200 Free: 1:49.82 (12/5/2013)
500 Free: 4:56.83 (12/5/2013)