Rebecca Weiland  
Rebecca Weiland

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.

High School:
Lincoln HS

Position:
Sprint Freestyle


03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

03/27/2013

Twenty Gophers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and be in their second academic year at an institution to earn the honor.

03/23/2013

Gophers Finish 10th at 2013 NCAA Championships

It marked the third time in program history that the Gophers finished in the top-10 nationally.

03/23/2013

NCAA Championships Day Three Prelim Results

Haley Spencer looks to earn her fourth-straight All-America honor in the 200 breast tonight.

03/22/2013

Gophers Complete Day Two of NCAA Championships

Minnesota sits in 10th place with 99 points following Friday night's events

02/21/2014

Firday Finals

Women's Swimming Championships

2012-13 • Sophomore Season: Earned first place honors in the 100 free,200 medley relay and 200 free relay, as well as placing fourth in the 100 back at Kansas (10/20) •finished second in the 200 free and third in the 200 IM against Iowa State (10/12)• placed first in the 50 free, 100 fly and with the 200 medley relay team, while also placing second with the 400 free relay team, at Michigan (10/5).

2011-12 • Freshman Season: Earned two All-American Honors at the NCAA Championships as a member of the 12th place 400 medley relay (3:33.71) and 13th place 200 medley relay (1:38.43) • also finished 28th in the 100 fly (53.35) and a member of the 17th place 200 free relay (1:29.90) at NCAA's • swam in six events at the Big Ten Championships • placed seventh in the 100 fly (54.08), 17th in the 50 free (22.81) and finished 34th in the 100 free (50.67) • also a member of three third place relays; the 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay and 200 free relay at Big Ten's • placed fourth in the 100 back at the Minnesota Challenge with a time of 58.34 • won the 100 fly (55.41) and placed eighth in the 50 free (23.82) at the Quad Duals • won the 50 free at the Hawaii Dual • won the 100 fly against Iowa • letterwinner.

High School: A 2011 high honor roll graduate of Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School • swam under Keri Siekert and Diane Schirger in the Wisconsin Valley Conference • state champion in the 100 free as a senior (50.53) • six-time conference champion • broke ten school records • Daily Tribune and WAOW TV athlete of the week • Wisconsin Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association All-American • member of Stevens Point YMCA swim team • scholar-athlete award recipient.

Personal: Born January 21, 1993 • daughter of John and Linda Weiland • has a sister, Racheal • majoring in sport management • making the World Championships Trials cut in the 100 fly is her greatest sports thrill • enjoys reading and drawing.

Weiland's Top Times:

Year Event Time
2012 50 free 22.81
2012 100 free 50.67
2012 100 fly 53.35
2012 100 back 58.34