Minnesota student-athletes well represented on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams
The Gophers posted four meet records on the final day of the event.
Minnesota claimed three titles Friday night at the University Aquatic Center.
2011-12 Senior Season: Placed fourth in the 200 IM at the Minnesota Challenge with a time of 2:08.43 also amember ofboth therunner-up 200 medley relay and 200 free relayat the Challenge placed fifth in the 200 back with a time of 2:07.15 vs Hawaii also had the third best time in the 200 IM (2:09.03) and seventh best in the 100 back (1:00.58)agasinst Hawaii placed sixth in the 100 back at Kansas Dual finished third in the 200 back vs Iowa State Academic All-Big Ten.
2010-11 Junior Season: member of a 200 medley team that finished third at the Minnesota Challenge (1:48.23) finished fourth in the 200 IM at the Minnesota Challenge with a time of 2:07.49 finished sixth in the 100 and 200 back with times of 59.16 and 2:07.64 respectivelyat Wisconsin dual (10/9)
2009-10 Sophomore Season: Held the team's fifth-best times in the 100 back (57.57) and 200 back (2:02.96) finished fourth in the 200 back to earn two points for the team at the Iowa dual (11/6) competed in four events at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/13) won three individual events and was part of a first-place 400 medley relay team at the Falcon Invite (12/4) her individual first place finishes at the Falcon Invite were the 200 IM (2:06.85), the 100 back (58.33), and the 200 back (2:04.27) won the 200 IM (2:06.70) and the 200 back (2:02.96) with her season-best times at the Minnesota Challenge (2/5) also helped 400 medley and 400 free relay teams to first-place finishes at the Minnesota Challenge added a second place finish in the 100 back, swimming her season-best time of 57.57.
2008-09 Freshman Season: Held the team's fifth-best time in the 200 back opened her Gopher career with a sixth-place 200 back finish in the Michigan dual (10/10) placed sixth in the 200 fly and the 200 breast against Michigan State (10/11) placed third in the 200 back during the Iowa dual (11/7) clocked a career-best 100 back time of 57.33 during the OSU Invite (12/5) and finished 13th overall, while finishing 12th in the 200 back in a career-best in 2:01. 87 competed in the 400 IM during the Quad Duals (1/30) letterwinner competed at the Big Ten Championships as a freshman in the 200 IM, the 100 back and the 200 back and set a career best in the 100 back.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Marquette High School NISCA All-America honoree coached by Dan Bostelmann and Greg Emdee holds the state record in the 200 free, and helped her team to relay records in the 200 medley relay and the 200 and 400 free relays all-conference honoree in ninth, 10th and 12th grade won the 200 free state title as a senior, the 100 fly as a ninth grader most valuable swimmer in ninth, 10th and 12th grade three-year varsity letterwinner member of the National Honor Society and graduated with a 4.0 grade point average also competed with the Rockwood Swim Club for 11 years has competed at the Missouri Grand Prix enters college with a best times of 2:05.10 in the 200 back, 1:52.70 in the 200 free, 2:09.09 in the 200 IM and 52.97 in the 100 free.
Personal: Born October 27, 1989 daughter of Kim and Brad Miller plans to major in actuarial science high school teammate of former Gopher men's swimmer Travis Beckerle sister, Casey, swims at Kentucky.
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Bacon, Siwicki Compete in National Events
The Gophers had representation and USA Diving and USA Swimming events over the weekend.
Purdy Named Head Coach at Youngstown State
The longtime Gophers assistant was on staff for five women's Big Ten Championship team victories.
Gideon Louw Promoted to Associate Head Coach
Gophers sprinters have flourished under Louw's tutelage. He will take on additional roles this year.