Erica Halley
Erica Halley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Appleton, Wis.

High School:
Appleton East High School

Height:
5-10

Event:
Sprint Freestlye, Backstroke

Birthdate:
12/04/1991

04/08/2014

Redbird Swimmers and Divers Honored At Annual Team Banquet

All-American diver Wenting Zhang and four-time Missouri Valley Conference champion Marissa Yontz took home top honors.

02/27/2014

Twelve Redbirds Named to MVC Swimming and Diving Scholar-Athlete Team

Illinois State's Kelly Sanks listed among three student-athletes averaging a perfect 4.0 GPA.

07/26/2013

Redbirds Swim to the Top of NCAA Academic Standings

he team earned a cumulative spring grade-point average (GPA) of 3.61.

06/19/2013

Halley Awarded Woytowych Endowed Scholarship

Senior swimmer Erica Halley was a 2013 First-Team All-Missouri Valley Conference selection.

04/10/2013

Redbird Swimmer and Divers Honored at Annual Awards Banquet

The Illinois State swimming and diving hosted their anual awards banquet Sunday, April 7.

Cumulative GPA: 3.88 (spring 2013 4.0)

Named 2013-2014 Team Captain

2012-13: Received 2012-13 First-Team All-Conference honors ... named to the 2013 Scholar-Athlete team ... presented the Dede Woytowych Endowed Scholarship at the 2013 award banquet ...... broke the ISU school record in the 50-yard freestyle (23.53) during the prelims at the MVC Championships ... member of the first-place school record breaking 400-yard freestyle relay (3:25.15) at the MVC Championships ... swam a personal best in the 100-yard (57.47) and 200-yard backstroke (2:04.56) at the MVC Championships ... a part of the third-place ISU record breaking 200-yard medley relay (1:44.47) ... swam in the second-place school record breaking 200-yard freestyle relay (1:33.80) and 400-yard medley relay (3:48.63) at the MVC Championships ... member of the first-place in the 200-yard freestyle (1:36.20) in a dual meet against Illinois ... touched the wall first during the 100-yard backstroke (59.92) at a dual meet against conference opponent Evansville ... member of the first-place 400-yard medley relay (3:56.06) in a dual meet against Truman State.

2011-12: Received 2011-12 MVC first team all-conference honors ... named to the 2012 MVC Scholar-Athlete team ... participated in the Saluki Miler Open Water ... tied for ninth-place in the 50-yard freestyle during the MVC Championships ... member of the first-place 400-yard medley relay at the MVC Championships ... first-place finish in the 100-yard backstroke (1:00.97) against UNI ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois and Ball State ... competed in a double-dual meet against UIC and Valparaiso

2010-11: Received 2011 MVC First-Team All-Conference honors ...participated in the 5K Open Water meet at SIU ... earned first-place finishes in the 50-yard and 100-yard freestyle against Evansville ... member of the first-place 200-yard medley relay against UNI ... ended the season with a second-place finish and personal-best time in the 100-yard freestyle (52.07) at the MVC Championships ... member of the school record-breaking 400-yard freestyle relay (3:28.63), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:34.97) and 400-yard medley relay (3:51.60) at the MVC Championships ... named newcomer of the year at the 2010-11 team awards banquet.

Appleton East: Varsity team member all four years ... two time team captain ... state qualifier last three years ... first team All-Conference all four years ... fifth in the 50-yard freestyle at 2008 Wisconsin State Meet ... rookie of the year freshman year ... most valuable swimmer junior year ... multiple school-record holder ... member of Fox Valley Wave and YMCA club teams ... four-year member of the basketball team ... three-year member of the track team.

Personal: Born 12/04/91 ... daughter of Cliff and Lynn Halley ... member of the National Honor society, and a Wisconsin Swimming Academic All-Star... majoring in special education. Earned a GPA of 4.0 during both fall and spring semester ... holds a cumulative GPA of 3.88.

Personal Best: 50-yard freestyle-23.53, 100-yard freestyle-51.89, 200-yard freestyle-1:56.98, 100-yard backstroke-57.47, 200-yard backstroke-2:04.56