2006-07: Competed primarily in the 100- and 200-breaststroke as a senior...placed 15th in the 200-breaststroke at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 2:33.95...captured 16th place in the 100-breaststroke at the league championships in 1:10.10...tallied season-best time of 2:33.51 in the 200-breastroke versus Saint Louis on Nov. 18.
2005-06: Posted a 1:09.45 in the 100 breaststroke finals at the Horizon League Championships...led team with a 2:30.14 in the 200 breaststroke at the league meet...won the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:29.56 against Cleveland State and Youngstown State...swam a 1:10.43 in the 100 breaststroke against Valparaiso...placed second in the 200 breaststroke (2:32.43) at UW-Green Bay...led team with fourth-place 2:32.29 in the 200 breaststroke at the Bill Ritter Invitational.
2004-05: Team's top swimmer in the 200 breaststroke with a career-best mark of 2:27.63 set at the Horizon League Championships...placed ninth overall in the 200 breaststroke at the league finals...set team's third-best time of the year in the 100 breaststroke with a 1:09.84 at the league meet...led team in 200 breaststroke against Saint Louis with a third-place 2:34.55...placed third in the 200 breast against UW-Green Bay with a 2:33.74...turned in a team-leading 100 breast mark of 1:12.63 at the Bill Ritter Invitational...also led the team in the 200 breast (2:34.84) at the Bill Ritter Invite.
2003-04: Owned team's second-best times of the season in both the 100 and 200 breaststroke events...established season-best mark of 1:11.29 in the 100 breaststroke at the Horizon League Championships...swam a 2:36.07 at the league meet in the 200 breaststroke...led team in 200 breaststroke against Western Illinois and Saint Louis with a 2:39.36.
Prep/Personal: Swam for United Township High School in East Moline, Ill....Academic All-American as a prep swimmer...also lettered one season as a forward on the UTHS soccer team...born April 17, 1985...daughter of Brian and Tammy Nelson...major is movement science.
Career Best Times
Event Time Date 100-yard Breaststroke 1:09.84 2-25-05 200-yard Breaststroke 2:27.63 2-26-05