28 Friars have now met BIG EAST Qualifying Standards this season.
As a Junior: Collected 230 points on the season ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 50y freestyle, 100y backstroke, 200y backstroke and as part of the 400y freestyle relay, 800y freestyle relay, 200y medley relay and the 400y medley relay ... Competed in the BIG EAST finals in the 100y backstroke, taking twelfth place (59.20) and in the 200y backstroke, taking eleventh (2:07.48) ... Currently ranks 8th all-time at Providence with 635.25.As a Sophomore: Finished third on the team with 198.25 and second with seven first-place finishes ... Swam the seventh-fastest 1000y freestyle (10:55.17) in Friar history ... Swam a team-best 5:15.08 in the 500y freestyle, 28.09 in the 50y backstroke, 58.68 in the 100y backstroke and 2:07.42 in the 200y backstroke ... Member of the 800y freestyle relay team that set the school record (7:41.23) at the BIG EAST Championships ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 500y freestyle and 100y backstroke while participating in the 800y freestyle relay, 200y medley relay and 400y medley relay ... Currently ranks 23rd all-time with 405.25 points. As a Freshman: Led the Friars with 210.50 points and nine first-place finishes...Earned individual first-place finishes in the 200y IM, 400y IM, 500y freestyle, 1000y freestyle, 100y backstroke and 200y backstroke...Swam a team-best 27.74 in the 50y backstroke...Swam the third-fastest 100y backstroke (57.99) and fourth-fastest 200y backstroke (2:06.77) in Friar history...Winner of the O'Neill Family Award...Member of three relay teams that set school records at the BIG EAST Championships: 400y freestyle relay (3:30.24), 800y freestyle relay (7:42.40) and the 400y medley relay (3:54.55)...Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 200y IM, 100y backstroke and 200y backstroke.
High School: Competed on Varsity swimming for four years and Varsity basketball for two years while at Rye...Captained the swim team her senior year...Coaches Award winner in 2009...Sportsmanship Award winner in 2010...Member of National Juniors Honors Society and National Honors Society.
Personal: Born September 13, 1993...Daughter of Kevin and Janet O'Neill...Has two brothers, Matthew a student at Bucknell University, and Michael... Management major.