Women's Swimming



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.


Reaney Sets American Record In 200-Yard Breaststroke

The junior broke Texas A&M senior and Olympic gold medalist Breeja Larson's mark of 2:04.48.


Strong Day For Irish Highlighted By Reaney's Title In 100 Breast

The junior set ACC and school records in event to clinch second individual title.


Notre Dame Closes Out Home Slate With Win Over Cleveland State

The Irish won 162-124 and honored men's head coach Tim Welsh in his final dual meet.


Irish Close Out Regular Season With A Dual Against Cleveland State

The dual is set for 12 p.m. Saturday at Rolfs Aquatic Center.


Cleveland State Dual Meet - Feb. 8

The Irish met Cleveland State in the last home meet of the season Feb. 8, 2014.


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

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


Shamrock Invitational

The Irish swimming and diving teams hosted Towson and Harvard this weekend at the Rolfs Aquatic Center.


Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving Shamrock Invitational

The Men and Women of the Fighting Irish Swimming and Diving teams hosted Iowa and Ohio State this weekend.

AS A JUNIOR: Competed in both backstroke and butterfly events ... placed 11th in 100 fly and 14th in 100 back at the BIG EAST Championships ... took first in 100 fly against Pittsburgh ... aided in the 400 medley relay team that brought home the gold at the Kansas Classic in a meet-record time of 3:45.09 ... swam season-best time in both the 100 back (54.94) and 200 back (2:02.54) at the Ohio State Invitational ... 100 back time also secured an NCAA B-cut ... took home the silver in a tri-meet against Michigan and Northwestern in the 100 fly (56.13) ... was an honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-America selection ... a member of the BIG EAST All-Academic team ... earned a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE:Backstroke and butterfly threat for the Irish ... set a career-best and NCAA B-cut in the 100 fly (54.55) en route to a fifth place finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... swam the 100 and 200 back individually at the BIG EAST Championships ... aided the 200 medley relay at the same meet to all-BIG EAST accolades and a third place finish ... saw a career-best performance in the 200 IM (2:08.95) at the Shamrock Invitational ... swam season-best times in the 100 back (55.35) and 200 back (2:03.19) at the Ohio State Invitational ... earned a NCAA B-cut on the 400 medley relay squad at the same meet ... took second place overall in the 100 back (57.02) in a tri-meet against Michigan and Northwestern ... won the silver in the 100 fly (56.03) against Michigan State ... was a 2011-12 Rosenthal Leadership Academy participant ... earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN:Specialized in the back, fly and individual medley ... saw best performances of the year at the BIG EAST Championships in the 100 back (sixth place - 54.88), 200 back (2:03.13) and 200 fly (fifth place - 2:01.75) ... swam 56.78 in the 100 fly at the U.S. Short Course Nationals ... swam 2:09.24 in the 200 IM at the Shamrock Invitational and 4:35.11 in the 400 IM in a dual meet versus Michigan State ... won the 400 IM against the Spartans ... finished third in the 100 (56.96) and 200 butterfly (2:06.03) events in a dual meet versus Purdue ... earned a monogram.

THE DOTZEL FILE:Prepped at York Catholic High School (Pa.) ... one of the top butterflyers in the state of Pennsylvania her senior year ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in management consulting ... named to Notre Dame's Dean's List three times through junior year.

Dotzel's Career Bests

Event Time Meet
100 Back 54.88 (BIG EAST, 2011)
200 Back 2:02.54 (Ohio State, 2012)
100 Fly 54.55 (BIG EAST, 2012)
200 Fly 2:01.75 (BIG EAST, 2011)

Sarah Dotzel
Sarah  Dotzel


York, PA

High School:
York Catholic




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