SMU Earns Five Top-Three Finishes On Night Two
Arcila Leads SMU With 50-yard Freestyle Victory
2013-14 (Sr.): Texas A&M Invite: Posted a time of 23.26 in the 50-yard freestyle ... Finished the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 54.97 ... Was part of a 200-yard freestyle relay team that placed third (Arcila, N. Lindborg, Rangelova; 1:30.16) ... Placed fourth as a part of a 400-yard freestyle relay team composed of Arcila, N. Lindborg and Rangelova (3:19.38) ... Earned a fourth place finish in the 200-yard medley relay (Arcila, Nicol, N. Lindborg; 1:39.31) ... Houston: Helped the 200-yard medley relay team to a first place finish (Parmenter, Babok, N. Lindborg; 1:45.44) ... Finished third in the 100-yard butterfly (58.88) ... Helped the 200-yard freestyle relay team to a first place finish (Rangelova, Arcila, N. Lindborg; 1:34.84) ... Rice: Helped the 400-yard freestyle relay team to a second place finish (Rangelova, Parmenter, N. Lindborg; 3:29.90) ... SMU Classic: Tied for second in the consolation heat of the 50-yard freestyle ... Finished fifth in the 100-yard butterfly ... Helped the 400-yard medley relay (Arcila, Nicol, Rangelova) and the 200-yard medley relay (Arcila, Nicol, Parmenter) to second place finishes UNT Relays: Was part of three second place finishes in the 3x100-yard butterfly relay (Parmenter, McCall), the 200-yard freestyle relay (N. Lindborg, Arcila, Donadon) and the 400-yard freestyle relay with temmates N. Lindborg, Arcila and Parmenter ... Helped a 3x100-yard breaststroke team (Meyer, Schauwecker) to a seventh place finish.
2012-13 (Jr.): Grand Prix: Finished 23rd in the 100 butterfly and 24th in the 50 free ...NCAA Championship: Was a member of the 10th place 400 free relay team (Arcila, N. Lindborg, Rangelova) and the 11th place 200 free relay team (Arcila, N. Lindborg, Rangelova) ... Conference USA Championship: Was part of the first place 200 free relay team (Arcila, N. Lindborg, Rangelova) and 400 free relay team, which set a meet record (Arcila, Rangelova, Vavourakis) ... Also placed third in the 50 free, fourth in the 100 free and fifth in the 100 butterfly ... Had three fifth place finishes at the SMU Classic in the 400 medley relay (Parmenter, Nicol, N. Lindborg), 800 relay (Rangelova, N. Lindborg, Villars) and 200 medley relay (N. Lindborg, Nicol, Parmenter) ... Also placed 11th in the 50 free and 12th in the free at the Classic.
2011-12 (So.): NCAA Championship: Was a member of the eighth-place 200-yard freestyle relay and 11th place 400-yard freestyle relay teams 3/15-17 at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships... Placed 20th in the 50-meter freestyle 3/9-11 at the Columbus Grand Prix... Conference USA Championship: Finished third in the 50-yard freestyle, was fourth in the 100-yard freestyle, fifth in the 100-yard butterfly, and was a member of the winning and meet record-setting 200-yard freestyle relay squad 2/15-18 at the Conference USA Championships... Was a member of the second-place 200-yard freestyle relay 2/4 at Texas... Was a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay 1/25 at TCU... Took second in the 500-yard freestyle and was a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay team 1/21 at Houston. 2010-11 (Fr.): Won first place in the 50-yard Freestyle (23.98) against Houston on 10/23... Helped the 500-yard Free Relay team take second place and the 300-yard Fly Relay team, the 400-yard Free Relay team and 200-yard Free Relay team all win gold medals at the North Texas Relays on 10/8.
Prior to SMU: Member of the Croatian National Team... Has participated in the Olympic Games, several European Championships, the Mediterranean Games and the World Cup... Has competed in international meets and swim camps in the US, Italy and Slovenia... Swam club for PK Sisak Janaf under coach Miro Zeravica... Is the national record holder in the 50 free, 100 free, 50 fly and 100 fly.
Personal: Anticipated sports management major... Chose SMU for the academics, the weather, the coaches and the diversity of nationalities on the swim team... Enjoys reading books, collecting cookbooks, and hanging out with friends and family... Lists Roger Federer and her brother Robert as her favorite athletes... Parents are Goran and Bozena Babok... Has one brother.