All-American diver Wenting Zhang and four-time Missouri Valley Conference champion Marissa Yontz took home top honors.
Illinois State swimming and diving finish in second-place at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships
Illinois State swimming and diving remain in second place during the Missouri Valley Conference Championships
Redbirds finish first day of competition at MVC Championships in second-place.
ISU competed at the event in Puerto Rico for the second-straight year.
2012-13: Swam a personal best in the 100-yard freestyle (53.73), 50-yard freestyle (23.94) and 100-yard backstroke (1:00.80) at the MVC Championships ... earned first-place in the 50-yard freestyle (24.52) at the Butler Invitational ... member of fourth-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:35.39) at the Zippy Invitational ... part of the first-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:36.20) at a dual meet against Illinois ... member of the second-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:37.11) at the Dennis Stark Relays ... part of the first-place 10x50 meter freestyle relay at the Copa Coqui Invitational.
2011-2012: Participated in the Notre Dame relays ... member of the fourth-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:35.85) and earned a personal-best time in the 50-yard freestyle (24.27) at the Zippy Invitational ...competed in dual meets against Evansville, Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois and Ball State ... competed in a double dual against UIC and Valparaiso.
Harry D. Jacobs HS: Four-year varsity swimmer...team captain her last two years...earned MVP honor her last three years... earned sectional champion title in 50- free and second-place in the 100-free senior year... state qualifier in 50 and 100-free as a senior... conference champion in the 50-free and second-place in the 100-free junior year... state qualifier in the 50-free sophomore year... second-place in 50-free at conference sophomore year... second-place in 50 and 100-free at conference freshman year.
Personal: Born 03/08/93... daughter of Kevin and Mary Kay Horney... majoring in nursing ... holds a cumulative GPA of 3.49
Personal Best: 50-yard freestyle- 23.94, 100-yard freestyle 53.73, 100-yard backstroke- 1:00.80