Monroe High School HS: Qualified for YMCA Nationals from 2010-2012 ... attended Y Nationals for three years ... member of the varsity swim team all four years ... Wisconsin High School Division Two State qualifier all four years ... Received the USA Swimming's Scholastic All America Team honor in 2012 ... Member of the National Honor Society junior and senior year ... member of high school's honor roll all four years.
Personal: Born on June 10, 1995, in Monroe, Wis. ... daughter of James and Janet Root...has one older brother, Carson...majoring in communication disorders and speech pathology. Member of high school National Honor Society...USA Swimming Scholastic All-American.
Personal Best: 100-yard backstroke- 57.71, 200-yard backstroke- 2:04.03, 200-yard IM- 2:13.18, 400-yard IM- 4:43.38, 100-yard butterfly- 59.49, 100-yard breaststroke- 1:08.89.