Three records fall; one tied for the Friars at the BIG EAST Championships
The Friars notched 27 first-place finishes in 32 events.
28 Friars have now met BIG EAST Qualifying Standards this season.
166 Friars named to 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
Sam Schlich and John Fatigati are this season's Most Valuable Student-Athletes.
As a Senior: Collected 66.75 points and two first-place finishes on the season ... Swam the fifth-fastest 1650y freestyle all-time for the Friars, finishing in 18:04.97 ... Competed in the 200y freestyle, 500y freestyle and the 1650y freestyle at the BIG EAST Championships ... Collected 252.25 points in her career. As a Junior: Collected 69.00 points and two first-place finishes in a win against Holy Cross in the 500y freestyle (5:23.52) and the 1000y freestyle (11:01.53)...Winner of the Clara Lamore Walker Most Improved Female Athlete Award... As a Sophomore: Scored 28.50 points...Middle-to-long-distance freestyle specialist...Competed mostly at the 100, 200, 400 and 500 free...Swam a season-best time of 5:24.98 in the 500y free on December 3, 2010 at the Harold Anderson Invitational.
High School: Member of the varsity swimming team all four years while at Kingswood-Oxford...Named Most Improved in 2007...Received "The Swimming Award" in her senior season...Also a member of the varsity track (four years) and soccer teams (two years)...Earned cum laude...Member of Peer Mentors and Senior Advisors.
Personal: Born August 22, 1991...Daughter of Felice and Matthew Colliton...Has one brother, Brendan, and one sister, Mary...Mother is a 1981 graduate of PC...Biochemistry major.
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Swimming And Diving Closes...
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Swimming and Diving Defeated...
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Men's Swimming Grabs Victory...
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Swimming And Diving Defeated...
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Swimming and Diving Grab...
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Swimming And Diving Defeated...
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