2011-12: Raced to a string of strong finishes in the 500 free, beginning with a seventh-place finish at the Minnesota Dual (5:05.19) and continuing with a fifth-place showing at the Arizona State Dual (5:09.39) and a 10th-place 5:04.58 at the Big Ten Quad Duals ... capped her season in the 500 free with a season-best time of 5:00.80 at the Texas Invitational, en route to a 31st-place finish ... took eighth in the 200 free at the Minnesota Dual (1:55.87) and fifth in the 200 IM at the Arizona State Dual (2:09.46) ... earned a third-place finish in the 200 breast at the Northwestern Dual, checking in at 2:23.15 ... finished fourth in the 100 breast at the Milwaukee Dual (1:06.45), and 32nd at the Texas Invitational (1:06.55) ... raced well in the 400 IM, placing third at the Arizona Dual (4:32.98), eighth at the Big Ten Quad Duals (4:28.53) and 29th at the Texas Invitational (4:24.99) ... competed in the 1000 free, taking home third at the Arizona Dual (10:32.63), fifth at the Arizona State Dual (10:21.25), eighth at the Big Ten Quad Dual (10:17.18) and a season-best second place at the Northwestern Dual, where she posted her fastest time of the season in the process (10:14.33).
Of Note: 2011 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award winner
2010-11: Finished 19th in the 400-yard individual medley (season-best 4:20.63), 29th in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:19.98) and 34th in the 500-yard freestyle (personal-best 4:54.26) at the Big Ten Championships ... swam in the finals of the 200-yard individual medley (26th overall, season-best 2:04.60), the 400-yard individual medley (13th overall, 4:24.83) and the 500-yard freestyle (18th overall, 4:55.05) at the Texas Invitational ... also swam season-best times in the preliminaries of the 100-yard breaststroke (1:04.74) and the 200-yard breaststroke (2:18.67) and was part of the 6th place 400-yard freestyle relay (3:24.76) and the 2nd place 800-yard freestyle relay (7:28.13) at Texas ... finished 7th in the 100 yard breaststroke (1:06.93), 8th in the 200 yard breaststroke (2:22.67) and 6th in the 400 yard freestyle relay (3:39.30) at the Northwestern Dual ... finished 3rd in the 400 yard individual medley (4:31.51) and 4th in the 200 yard freestyle relay (1:39.36) at the Arizona Dual ... finished 4th in the 200 yard breaststroke (2:21.61) and the 200 yard individual medley (2:06.64) at the Iowa Dual ... finished 4th in the 200 yard breaststroke (2:26.09), 3rd in the 500 yard freestyle (5:05.19) and 2nd in the 200 yard individual medley (2:08:06) at the Iowa Dual ... placed 3rd in the 500 yard freestyle (5:05.51) and 6th in the 200 yard medley relay (1:52.76) at the Milwaukee Dual
Prep: Four-time team MVP ... three-time state champion, twice in the 100 breast, once in the 200 IM ... two-time team captain ... participated in the state meet all four years ... member of National Honor Society ... high honors every quarter of high school ... high school coach was Tom Lieder
Personal: Parents are Michael and Staci ... has one younger brother, Andy ... major is undecided