Women's Swimmer Chokran Named Team MVP at Annual Awards Banquet
Women's Swimming & Diving Comes In Sixth Place at Big Tens
Four Women's Swimmers in 'A' Finals, Relay Sets Record at Big Tens
Women's Swimmers Oldershaw, Beidler Shine in 200 IM at Big Tens
Women's Swimming & Diving Celebrates Senior Night with Win
At Michigan ... Academic All-Big Ten (2012) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2011-12) ... CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2011).
Senior (2012-13) ... Championship Meets ... Finished 30th in the 200-yard breaststroke, 40th in the 100-yard breaststroke, 45th in the 200-yard IM at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 20-23) ... Regular Season ... Swam three events vs. Toledo (Feb. 8) ... finished second in the 200-yard breaststroke vs. Michigan State (Jan. 25) ... swam three events vs. Ohio State (Jan. 18) ... swam five events at the Hawkeye Invitational (Nov. 30-Dec. 2) ...swam four events against Texas/Indiana (Oct. 26) ... swam in four events against Minnesota (Oct. 5) ... swam in four events vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 29), including second-place finishes in 200-yard breaststroke and 200-yard IM.
Junior (2011-12) ... Academic All-Big Ten ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ...Championship Meets ... Finished tied for 17th in the 100-yard breaststroke, 20th in the 200-yard breaststroke, and 29th in the 200-yard IM at Big Ten Championships (Feb. 15-18) ... Regular Season ... won the 200-yard breaststroke against Michigan State (Jan. 27) ... second in the 200-yard IM, fourth in the 200-yard breaststroke, and seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke against Ohio State (Jan. 21) ... fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke, sixth in the 200-yard breaststroke against Northwestern/Notre Dame (Jan. 14) ... third in the 100-yard breaststroke, fourth in the 200-yard breaststroke and eighth in the 400-yard IM against Indiana (Jan. 7) ... third both breaststrokes and the 200-yard IM at the Hawkeye Invitational (Dec. 2-4) ... fourth in the 100-meter breaststroke, sixth in the 200-yard breaststroke and 11th in the 200-meter IM against Florida/Stanford (Nov. 4-5) ... fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke, sixth in the 200-yard breaststroke and 12th in the 400-yard IM against IU/Texas (Oct. 28) ... third in the 200-yard breaststroke and fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke against Toledo (Oct. 22) ... fourth in the 200-yard IM and 200-yard breaststroke, sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke and eighth in the 400-yard IM against Minnesota (Oct. 7-8).
Sophomore (2010-11) ... Championship Meets ... Finished 15th in the 200-yard IM, 21st in the 200-yard breaststroke and 23rd in the 100-yard breaststroke at the 2011 Big Ten Championships (Feb. 16-19) ... Regular Season ... Swam three events at Northwestern/Notre Dame (Jan. 15)... placed fourth and fifth, respectively, in the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes at Indiana (Jan. 8)... finished sixth in the 400-yard IM, seventh in the 200-yard breaststroke and 11th in the 100-yard breaststroke at the EMU Invitational (Dec. 3-4)... swam four individual events against Stanford/Florida (Nov. 5-6)... took fourth in the 200-yard breaststroke and eighth in the 100-yard breaststroke against Indiana/Texas (Oct. 29-30)... finished third in the 200-yard breaststroke and fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke against Toledo (Oct. 22)... swam in four events vs. Minnesota (Oct. 8)...
Freshman (2009-10) ... Regular Season ... Finished second in the 100-meter breaststroke at Copa Coqui (Jan. 2)... set four career-highs at the Purdue Invitational (Nov. 20-22)... swam in five individual events for the Wolverines and three relays... made collegiate debut Oct. 9 at Dennis Stark Relays.
Prep ... Five-time National Qualifier... Longcourse Junior National Qualifier in the 400-yard Individual Medley, 100-yard Breaststroke and 200-yard Breaststroke... placed 32nd in the 200m Breaststroke at the USA Swimming Junior National Championships... placed eighth in the 100-yard Breaststroke at the Spring Sections and 12th in the 200-yard Breaststroke... Senior National Qualifier in the 100- and 200-yard Breaststroke... All-American selection in 100-yard Breaststroke as a sophomore... holds county records for 100-yard Breaststroke and 200-yard Individual Medley... broke state record in the 13-14 age group in the 200-yard Breaststroke with a time of 2:17.08... National Qualifier in the 200-yard Breaststroke... first team All-State selection in the 100-yard Breaststroke as a freshman.
Club/Junior Team ... Scarlet Aquatic Club.
Personal ... Melissa Jean Lang was born Sept. 23, 1991... parents are Fred and Jennie Lang... enrolled in College of Literature, Science & the Arts... pre-medicine major (biology)... both parents attended Syracuse University... father, Fred, played football for Syracuse (1976-80) and professionally for the New Jersey Generals of the USFL... Scholastic All-American.
|200-yard Individual Medley||2:01.69||2/17/11|
|400-yard Individual Medley||4:31.29||11/20/10|
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