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     Emily Gniatczyk
    Emily Gniatczyk

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Glen Ellyn, Ill.

    High School:
    Glenbard South

    Event:
    Sprints


    09/28/2013

    Blue Defeats Red At Intersquad Swim Meet

    Several alumni welcomed back to take part in meet

    09/28/2013

    Blue Defeats Red At Intersquad Swim Meet

    Several alumni welcomed back to take part in meet

    05/17/2013

    UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

    50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions

    05/01/2013

    Academic Achievement Celebrated at 2013 `Night of Champions'

    Team of the Year, Student-Athletes of the Year named

    03/03/2013

    Swimming & Diving Finishes Third, Fourth At Championships

    The Flames garnered five awards at the end of competition

    AS A SENIOR (2012-13): Came in second in the 100 free (54.94) and third in the 200 free (1:59.14) at Wright State (10/13) ... won the 50 free (24.55) against Eastern Illinois (10/27) ... placed second in the 100 free (52.66) and third in the 200 free (1:55.22) at Northwestern (11/02) ... at Milwaukee (11/03), captured first in the 50 free (24.48) and was the runner up in the 100 free (53.20) ... finished first in the 50 free (24.55) and second in the 500 free (5:15.38) versus IIT and Butler (11/10) ... competed in the prelims and finals of the 50 free, 100 free and 200 free, as well as the prelims of the 50 fly at the TYR Invitational (11/16-18) ... took first in the 50 free (24.78) and second in the 100 fly (1:00.71) at Western Illinois (12/15) ... claimed second place in the 100 free (52.63) against Green Bay (01/12) ... placed first in the 200 free (1:56.32) and third in the 100 fly (59.34) versus Youngstown State (01/25) ... at Valparaiso (01/25), collected first place in the 100 free (53.08) and second place in the 50 free (24.62) ... produced first-place finishes in the 100 free (52.05) and 200 free (1:54.73) against Cleveland State (02/02) ... captured second in the finals of the 100 free (50.96) and 200 free (1:51.62), while also competing in the 50 free (23.51, 23.63) prelims and finals at the Horizon League Championships (02/27-03/02) ... a member of the UIC and Flames Natatorium record-holding and first-place 800 free relay (7:23.81) and 400 medley relay (3:41.63) teams, as well as the school-record 400 free relay (3:23.71) team; with the 800 free relay team also holding the Horizon League and Championship records

    AS A JUNIOR (2011-12):
    Came in second place in the 200 free with 1:57.80 and first place in the 100 free with 53.01 against Wright State (10/15) ... took second in the 100 fly at Eastern Illinois (10/29) with 1:00.64 ... placed fourth in the 100 free (53.11) against Milwaukee and Illinois (11/5) ... claimed fourth in the 50 free in 24.59 and second in the 100 free in 53.52 versus Northwestern and North Dakota (11/12) ... participated in the 50 free, 200 free, 50 fly and 100 free at the TYR Invitational (11/18-20) ... finished first (24.38) in the 50 free and second (53.04) in the 100 free against Western Illinois and Saint Louis (12/17) ... came in third with 24.79 in the 50 free and first with 53.53 in the 100 free at Green Bay (01/14) ... produced a second-place finish against Valparaiso and Illinois State (01/20) in the 200 free with 1:55.67 ... at Youngstown State (02/03), won the 50 free (24.35) and 100 free (52.84) ... took second in the 200 free (1:54.69) and 100 free (52.71) at Cleveland State (02/04) ... swam in the 50 free, 100 free and set a team best in the 200 free (1:51.42) at the Horizon League Championships (02/22-25) ... part of the school-record 200 free relay (1:33.33), 400 free relay (3:25.98), 800 free relay (7:30.79) and 200 medley relay (1:43.48) teams ... had 13 top-3 performances throughout the season, with five coming in first place

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Placed first in the 200 free (1:55.72) and the 100 free (53.05) against Eastern Illinois (10/30) ... came in first in the 50 free with 25.87 at St. Louis (11/13) ... took first in the 200 free at Western Illinois (12/18) with a time of 1:57.76 ... touched first in both the 50 free and 100 free against Green Bay (1/15) with times of 24.42 and 53.03 respectively ... placed first in the 200 free against Youngstown (1/28) with 1:56.88 ... took second in the 50 free (24.62) against Cleveland State (2/05) ... finished third at the Horizon League Championships (2/23-2/26) in the 200 free with a time of 1:51.07.

    AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10): Started her collegiate career with a win in the 200 free (1:54.64) and second place in the 50 free (52.64) against Wright State ... claimed the school record in the 200 free with a first place finish at home (1:53.42) ... took first place at Northwestern in the 100 free (52.34) ... won the 50 free (24.58) and 100 free (53.33) against Western Illinois ... finished in first place in the 100 free (52.80) and runner-up in the 50 free (24.58) at Green Bay ... claimed the top spot in the 50 free (24.37) and 100 fly (59.82) against Valparaiso ... runner-up in the 50 free (23.53) and third place finishes in the 100 free (51.34) and 200 free (1:50.96) and was named the 2010 Women's Newcomer of the Year at her first Horizon League Championship.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner for Glenbard South ... 50 and 100 free sectional champion as a sophomore ... represented the Raiders even though school did not have a swimming team ... placed eighth in the 100 free and took 14th in the 50 free at the YMCA nationals over the summer ... four-year track letterwinner, guiding the Raiders to the 4x400 relay state title, setting the meet record in the process ... also was a two-time letterwinner in volleyball ... born May 11, 1991 ... daughter of Jerry and Margaret Gniatczyk ... currently enrolled as a pre-med major.

    CAREER BEST
    50 Free: 23.51 (02/28/2013)
    100 Free: 50.81* (02/27/2010)
    200 Free: 1:50.96 (02/26/2010)
    500 Free: 5:15.38 (11/10/2012)
    50 Fly: 27.26 (11/18/2012)
    100 Fly: 59.34 (01/25/2013)
    * UIC RECORD