U-M Student-Athletes Recognized at Annual Academic Awards Banquet
Last Updated: May 1, 2012
At Michigan ... Two-time NCAA Honorable Mention All-American (2009: 800-yard Freestyle Relay (14th), 400-yard Freestyle Relay (16th)) ... Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2010-12) ... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2010-12) ... Recipient of the 2011 Phyllis Ocker Award (U-M), presented by the School of Kinesiology annually to an outstanding varsity student-athlete who excels academically in their program ... 2012 National Strength and Conditioning (NSCA) All-American Athlete of the Year.
Senior (2011-12) ... Tri-Captain ...Academic All-Big Ten ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ...National Strength and Conditioning (NSCA) All-American Athlete of the Year ...Championship Meets ... Finished 14th in the 500-yard freestyle and 15th in the 200-yard freestyle and 1,650-yard freestyle at Big Ten Championships (Feb. 15-18) ... Regular Season ... won the 200-yard freestyle and finished second in the 100-yard freestyle against Michigan State (Jan. 27) ... third in the 200-yard freestyle against Ohio State (Jan. 21) ... second in the 500-yard freestyle, third in the 1,000-yard freestyle and fourth in the 100-yard freestyle against Northwestern/Notre Dame (Jan. 14) ... third in the 200-yard freestyle and fifth in the 50-yard freestyle against Indiana (Jan. 7) ... second in the 200-yard freestyle, third in the 500-yard freestyle and fourth in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the Hawkeye Invitational (Dec. 2-4) ... fourth in the 200-meter freestyle, seventh in the 400-meter freestyle, and eighth in the 1,000-yard freestyle against Florida/Stanford (Nov. 4-5) ... sixth in the 200-yard freestyle and seventh in the 500-yard freestyle against IU/Texas (Oct. 28) ... second in the 200-yard freestyle and third in the 500-yard freestyle against Toledo (Oct. 22) ... third in the 500-yard freestyle, and seventh in the 1,650-yard freestyle against Minnesota (Oct. 7-8).
Junior (2010-11) ... Tri-Captain ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Championship Meets ... Finished 30th in the 500-yard freestyle, 43rd in the 100-yard freestyle and tied for 47th in the 200-yard freestyle at the 2011 Big Ten Championships (Feb. 16-19) ... Regular Season ... Finished second in the 200-yard freestyle and sixth in the 500-yard freestyle against Ohio State (Jan. 22) ... swam the 100- and 500-yard freestyles at Northwestern/Notre Dame (Jan. 15)... placed sixth in the 200-yard freestyle and fifth in the 500-yard freestyle at Indiana (Jan. 8)... swam the 200- and 500-yard freestyles twice against Stanford/Florida (Nov. 5-6), finishing 10th and 7th in each, twice... and swam the 100-, 200- and 500-yard freestyles (11th/9th/10th) against Indiana/Texas (Oct. 29-30); also swam on four relays... won the 500-yard freestyle and finished tied for fourth in the 200-yard freestyle against Toledo (Oct. 22)... swam in three events against Minnesota (Oct. 8).
Sophomore (2009-10) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Regular Season ... Finished in sixth in the 100-meter freestyle at Copa Coqui (Jan. 2)... set career-high in 1,650-yard freestyle at EMU Invitational (Dec. 4)... swam U-M's fastest time of the season in 200-yard freestyle (1:50.66) at Purdue Invitational (Nov. 20-22)... earned an NCAA 'B' mark as a part of U-M's 800-yard Freestyle Relay team at Purdue Invitational... swam fourth-fastest time in 500-yard freestyle against Toledo and Toronto (Oct. 23), touching the wall with a time of 5:01.35... swam in the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle against Notre Dame (Oct. 10).
Freshman (2008-09) ... Championship Meets... earned All-America honorable mention as part of 14th-place 800-yard freestyle relay and 16th-place 400-yard freestyle relay, finished 57th in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:51.02 and finished 64th in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:48.69 at the NCAA Championships (March 19-21) ... placed 13th in the 200-yard freestyle with a career-best and NCAA consideration time of 1:48.13, finished 14th in the 500-yard freestyle with an NCAA consideration time of 4:47.88 and a career-best time of 4:47.68 in the preliminaries and came in 34th in the 100-yard freestyle with a career-best and NCAA consideration time of 51.16 at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 19-21) ... Regular Season... swam a career-best time of 24.54 in the 50-yard freestyle at Michigan State (Jan. 30) ... earned a career-best time of 58.67 in the 100-yard butterfly at the Indiana Invitational (Jan. 9-10) ... recorded a career-best time of 17:28.83 in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the EMU Invitational (Dec. 5) ... notched career-best times in the 1,000-yard freestyle(10:23.93)and the 200-yard butterfly (2:15.32)at Toledo.
Prep ... Pioneer High School (2008) ... four-year letterwinner (2004-07) ... 10-time state champion (2004-07) ... member of four-time state championship team (2004-07) ... part of two-time National Championship team (2004-05) ... school record in 500-yard freestyle ... seven-time All-American ... part of national record-setting 4x100-yard freestyle relay team along with current Wolverine swimmers Margaret Kelly, Leigh Cole and Elizabeth Koselka.
Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... physical education major ... birthday is February 19, 1990 ... sister, Leigh, also swam for Michigan.