Elle Meinholz
Elle Meinholz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oconomowoc, Wis.

High School:
Waukesha Catholic Memorial

Height:
5-9

Position:
Free/Back

2011-12: Competed in both the 50 free and 100 free at the Texas Invitational, taking 76th in the 50 with a time of 24.59, and 63rd in the 100 free with a time of 52.99 ... took 60th in the 200 free at the Texas Invitational, posting a time of 1:54.55 ... contended in the 200 free at the Arizona State Dual as well, earining eighth place with a time of 1:58.65 ...took fifth inthe 100 back at the Milwaukee Dual (1:01.15) and 13th at the Big Ten Quad Duals (59.81)... finished sixth in the 200 back at the Arizona Dual (2:13.03), seventh at the Northwestern Dual (2:08.60), and 32nd at the Texas Invitational (2:07.11) ... contributed to the 400 medley relay team at the USC Dual, where they took third with a time of 4:01.34

Honors: 2011 Academic All-Big Ten

2010-11:
At the Big Ten Championships finished 68th in the 50-yard freestyle (24.36), 30th in the 100-yard backstroke (57.11) and 31st in the 200-yard backstroke (2:02.04), all new personal-bests ... won the 200-yard backstroke at the Green Bay Dual (2:08.34) ... swam in the finals of the 100-yard backstroke (23rd overall, 58.09) and the 200-yard backstroke (14th overall, 2:05.69) at the Texas Invitational ... finished that meet with season-best times in the 50-yard freestyle (24.83), the 100-yard freestyle (53.82, also a personal-best time), the 100-yard backstroke (57.81), and the 200-yard backstroke (2:04.23) ... finished 6th in the 200 yard medley relay (1:49.92), 6th in the 100 yard backstroke (1:00.16) and 6th in the 200 yard backstroke (2:09.44) at the Northwestern Dual ... finished 7th in the 200 yard medley relay (1:50.56) and 8th in the 100 yard backstroke (1:00.24), the 200 yard backstroke (2:10.36), and the 400 yard freestyle relay (3:40.06) at the Minnesota Dual ... finished 4th in the 100 yard backstroke (59.30) and 5th in the 200 yard backstroke (2:08.55) at the Iowa Dual ... finished 3rd in the 200 yard medley relay (1:48.12) at the Milwaukee Dual

2009-10: Finished 4th in the 100 yard backstroke at the Green Bay Dual with a time of 59.83... set a personal best time in the 50 yard backstroke with a 24.80 at the Texas Invitational

Prep:
As a senior, led Catholic Memorial High School to third-place finish at Wisconsin state meet ... claimed state title in 200 medley relay ... also finished third in the 400 free relay ... owns school records in both events ... finished second in 200 freestyle and fourth in 100 freestyle at state meet as a sophomore ... father, Dan Meinholz, was high school coach ... also competed for Waukesha Express Swim Team under coach John Luettgen

Personal: Parents are Dan and Amy Meinholz ... parents both attended and swam for UW in the 1980's ... has two brothers, Ben and Luke, and a sister, Anna ... major is undecided

Personal Bests (SCY)
50 Free: 24.36 (2/17/2011)
100 Free: 52.99 (12/1/2011)
200 Free: 1:54.12 (12/3/2010)
50 Back: 29.14 (11/4/2011)
100 Back: 57.11 (2/18/2011)
200 Back: 2:02.04 (2/19/2011)

Personal Bests (LCM)

50 Free: 28.00 (Prep)
100 Free: 1:00.89 (Prep)
200 Free: 2:12.57 (Prep)
100 Back: 1:07.64 (2010)
200 Back: 2:25.85 (2010)

At the Big Ten Championships
2011
50 Free: 68th (24.36)
100 Back: 30th (57.11)
200 Back: 31st (2:02.04)

2010

50 Free: 24.65
100 Back: 57.18
200 Back: 2:03.91

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