The Illinois State swimming and diving team have fourteen student-athletes named to the 2012-13 Scholar-Athlete Team.
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.
Redbirds defeat Nebraska-Omaha 207-90, and Zhang breaks school and pool record.
2011-2012: Participated in the Notre Dame relays ... earned personal-best times in the 100-yard butterfly (58.94), 100-yard backstroke (58.87) and 200-yard backstroke (2:10.22) during the MVC Championships ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois, Ball State and UNI ... competed in a double-dual meet against UIC and Valparaiso.
Naperville North HS: Four-year varsity swimmer...team captain senior year... qualified for sectionals all four years, state qualifier her last three years... Honored with All-American, All-Conference and seventh-place at state in the 200-freestyle relay... placed 11th at state in the 200-medley relay... also member of the Academic All-Conference team her last three years... helped her team earn DVC championships her last three years... also led her team to a ninth-place finish at state senior year and 15th-place junior year... three-year water polo player... four-year honor roll student.
Personal: Born 7/17/93... daughter of Todd and Cathy Nash... majoring in elementary education ... holds a cumulative GPA of 3.28.
Personal Best: 100-yard butterfly- 58.94, 100-yard backstroke- 58.87, 200-yard backstroke- 2:10.22, 200-yard IM- 2:15.03