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     Emma Reaney  

    Lawrence, KS

    High School:


    Breast / IM


    Reaney Named To U.S. National Team For Second Time

    The senior made the squad in both breaststroke events for the second year in a row.


    Impressive Showing For The Irish At Phillips 66 National Championships

    Senior Emma Reaney swam in three finals, while sophomore Catherine Mulquin competed in one.


    Irish Women's Swimming And Diving Announces 2014-15 Schedule

    Dual meets against six teams that scored points at the NCAA Championships and a trip to Austin for the Texas Invitational highlight the schedule.


    Seven Irish Standouts Earn CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors

    Bridget Casey, Christen McDonough, Emma Reaney, Sarah Dotzel, Emma Gaboury, Catherine Galletti and Lauren Stauder all received recognition.


    Mare Nostrum Wrap Up: From Barnes' Prospective

    Head coach Brian Barnes and All-American Emma Reaney spent a couple of weeks in June in France and Spain as part of a USA contingent that competed at the Mare Nostrum swimming series.


    WSD: Reaney & Ryan, All-Americans

    Emma Reaney & Kelly Ryan reflect on their NCAA All American campaigns.


    WSD: 4 Ready For Olympic Trials

    Four Irish swimmers are training for the US Olympic Trials.


    Fighting Irish Xtra 01/30


    WSD: Record Breaking Emma Reaney


    NCAA Championships - March 20-22

    From start to finish - photos from the 2014 NCAA Championships March 20-22.


    Shamrock Invitational - Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2014

    The Irish played host to Iowa in the annual Shamrock Invitational Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2014.


    Valparaiso and Wisconsin Dual Meets - Nov. 15-16, 2013

    The Irish welcomed Valpo and Wisconsin to Rolfs for dual meets Nov. 15-16, 2013.


    Reliving Emma Reaney's National Championship

    From start to finish of Reaney's historic, record-breaking, national championship-winning 200-yard breaststroke swim.


    2013 NCAA WSD Championships - Day Two

    2013 NCAA WSD Championships - Day Two

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Turned in spectacular sophomore campaign that placed her among the top swimmers in the country ... enters junior season with school records in the 100 and breast, 200 and 400 IM, 200 and 400 medley relay and 400 and 800 free relay ... earned two first team All-America certificates (100, 200 breast) and two honorable mention All-America scrolls (200 IM, 400 medley relay) at the NCAA Championships ... also earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) first team All-America honors ... became the ninth fastest woman in the history of the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:06.77 to take fifth ... broke own school record in event ... also finished fifth in the 100 breast (59.19), ninth in the 200 IM (1:55.06), 13th as part of the 400 medley relay (3:34.66), 22nd with the 200 medley relay team (1:39.35) and 24th on the 400 free relay team (3:16.69) ... named BIG EAST Women's Most Outstanding Swimmer at the BIG EAST Championships after winning six events (three relays, three individual) and earning all-BIG EAST honors seven times ... earned three NCAA A-cuts and four B-cuts with performances ... set BIG EAST records in 200 IM (1:56.37), 100 breast (58.84) and 400 medley relay (3:34.86) ... set school records in those same three events and in the 200 medley relay (1:38.74) as well ... won individual titles in the 200 IM, 100 breast and 200 breast and relay titles in the 800 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay ... ended BIG EAST career as two-time champ in 100 breast, 200 IM and 400 medley relay ... also swam in the US Open during summer 2013, winning silver in 200 breast (2:26.65), bronze in 100 breast (1:07.56), fourth in 200 IM, eighth in 200 fly and 12th in 100 fly (1:00.35) ... performances in both breaststroke specialties at the US Open put her as the top American in each event ... named to the 2013-14 USA Swimming National Team, a selection made based on performance at the US Open ... took 11th in both the 10 breast and 200 individual medley at the 2013 Phillips 66 National Championship and World Champions Trials ... brought home the gold in Irish meets throughout the season in 100 free, 200 free, 100 fly, 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM, 400 IM, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay, 200 free relay, 400 free relay and 800 free relay ... was a first team CSCAA Scholar All-America selection ... a member of the BIG EAST All-Academic team ... named the team MVP by the Monogram Club ... participated in the Rosenthal Leadership Academy ... earned a monogram. AS A FRESHMAN:Made an immediate impact for the Irish as a versatile swimmer that competed in every stroke and excelled in breaststroke and the individual medley, earning All-America honorable mention in three events in first year ... named the Monogram Club MVP for the team in recognition for her accomplishments in the pool ... lowered the school record several times throughout the season in the 200 IM, culminating in a ninth place finish with a final time of 1:55.67 at the NCAA Championships ... competed in the 100 and 200 breast at the pinnacle of collegiate swimming, posting season-best times of 59.81 and 2:09.73 while placing 11th and 14th, respectively ... secured individual championships in the 100 breast (59.85) and 200 IM (1:56.42) at the BIG EAST Championships, and took second place in the 200 breast (2:11.42) ... swam the breaststroke leg of the winning 400 medley relay that set the Trees Pool record at the same meet ... assisted in setting a new school record in the gold-winning 400 free relay at the BIG EAST Championships as well, and aided the 800 free relay to a third place finish ... posted season-best times in the 200 free (1:51.25) and 100 fly (55.65) while taking first place against Michigan State ... won first place at the Ohio State Invitational in a season-best time of 4:12.19 ... took first in the 100 and 200 breast in meets against Michigan/Northwestern and Louisville, and placed third and second, respectively, in the same events at the Ohio State Invitational ... won the 200 IM at the Ohio State Invitational (1:57.67), Shamrock Invitational, and dual meets against Louisville, Purdue, Ball State, and Pittsburgh ... earned place in the Jan. 16th issue of Sports Illustrated's Faces In The Crowd section after standout meet at Ohio State where she broke the school record in the 200 IM for the first time ... competed at the U.S. Olympic Trials, finishing 13th in the 200 IM, 23rd in the 200 breast, 24th in the 100 breast and 41st in the 400 IM at the long course meet ... earned a monogram. THE REANEY FILE:Graduated from Lawrence High School (Kan.) in the spring of 2011 ... only competed in high school swimming as a sophomore and broke five school records during the year ... records came in 100 fly, back, breast and free and in the 200 IM ... conference and sectional champion and lettered ... swam for the club team Ad Astra Area Aquatics, and was a team captain ... participated in the 2008 USA Olympic Trials ... laundry list of extra-curricular activities included National Honor Society, A Capella Choir and the Roger Hill Youth Volunteer Corps ... named the French Outstanding Student for 2009 ... earned the Ray Kroc Achievement Award in 2007 ... Kansas Honors Scholar ... named the winner of the Kansas Congressional Arts competition and currently has photo displayed in the US Capital ... born to Mark and Ann Reaney in Lawrence, Kan. ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters and is majoring in design with a minor in business economics ... named to Notre Dame's Dean's List two times through sophomore year.

    Reaney's Career Bests

    Event Time Meet
    100 Free 49.45 (Big East, 2013 - Leadoff)
    200 Free 1:45.88 (BIG EAST, 2013 - Leadoff)
    100 Breast 58.84 (NCAAs, 2013, Notre Dame School Record)
    200 Breast 2:06.77 (NCAAs, 2013, Notre Dame School Record)
    200 IM 1:55.05 (Ohio State, 2012, Notre Dame School Record)
    400 IM 4:08.63 (Ohio State, 2012 Notre Dame School Record)

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