Caitlin Costa
Caitlin Costa


Montgomery, Ill.

High School:

Distance Freestyle


2010-11: Competed in the Zippy Invitational and dual meets against Illinois, Ball State, Western Illinois, Wisconsin-Green Bay, Youngstown State and Northern Iowa ... earned a personal-best time in the 100-yard backstroke (1:09.10) against Illinois ... ended the season with a season-best time in the 200-yard freestyle (2:04.98) and personal-best time in the 100-yard freestyle (57.90) at the MVC Championships.

2009-10: Recorded personal-best time in the 50-yard freestyle (26.92) ... recorded personal-best in the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.22) ... recorded personal-best in the 500-yard freestyle (5:16.90) ... competed in the Zippy Invitational and MVC Championships ... competed in dual-meets against Northern Iowa, Western Illinois, Illinois, Evansville, Iowa State, Ball State and Green Bay.

2008-09Competed in the Florida Atlantic Invitational, the Red/White dual-meet and a dual-meet against Illinois ... ended the season competing in the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle and 1,650-yard freestyle at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships.

2007-08: Placed second in the 1000-yard freestyle against UNI ... took third in the 500- and 1000-yard freestyle against Lindenwood ... captured third-place in the 500-yard freestyle in a double-dual meet against Butler and Youngstown State.

Oswego: All-conference 2003-06 ... finished among the top-eight in the 800- and 1500-yard freestyle at the 2006 Senior Championships ... two-time Speedo sectional qualifier ... Illinois State senior championship finalist during senior year ... named swimmer of the year as a freshman.

Personal: Born 8-17-89 ... daughter of David and Dianna Costa ... two-time member of the AFNI Athletics Honor Roll ... majoring in exercise science.

Personal Best: 50-yard freestyle-26.92, 100-yard freestyle-57.90, 200-yard freestyle- 2:01.22, 500-yard freestyle- 5:16.90, 1000-yard freestyle- 10:47.09, 1650-yard freestyle- 18:10.13, 100-yard backstroke-1:09.10