SMU competes in the Austin Grand Prix this weekend
2011-12 (Fr.):NCAA Championship: Finished 48th in the 100-yard breaststroke and was a member of the 16th place 400-yard medley relay team 3/15-17 at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships... Conference USA Championship: Finished second in the 100-yard breaststroke, third in the 200-yard breaststroke, 13th in the 50-yard freestyle, and was a member of the winning and meet record-setting 200- and 400-yard medley relay squads 2/15-18 at the Conference USA Championships... Placed second in the 100-yard breaststroke and was a member of the winning 200-yard medley relay squad 2/4 at Texas... Won the 200-yard breaststroke and was a member of the first-place 200-yard medley relay team 1/25 at TCU... Took top honors in the 200-yard breaststroke and was a member of the winning 400-yard medley relay team 1/21 at Houston... Came in 15th in the 200-meter breaststroke and 17th in the 100-meter breaststroke 1/20-22 at the Austin Grand Prix... Was a member of the second-place 200-yard medley relay team 1/12 at No. 10 Texas A&M... Competed in the 100- and 200-meter breaststrokes 12/1-3 at the AT&T Winter National Championships... Took top honors in the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes, and was a member of the first-place 200-yard medley relay, the first-place 400-yard medley relay the third-place 200-yard freestyle relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay teams 11/17-19 at the Cougar Classic... Placed second in the 50-yard freestyle 11/4 against North Texas and Wyoming... Finished third in the 100-yard breaststroke, and was a member of the second place 200-yard medley relay and the third-place 400-yard medley relay teams 10/21-22 in the SMU Classic... Took first in the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes, and was a member of the winning 200-yard medley relay team 10/15 at Rice.
Prior to SMU: Was a member of the Italian National Team for four years... Swam for Nottoli Nuoto 74... Competed in the European Junior Championships, the Convocations in Greece, in Spain and the Giochi del Mediterraneo... High school coach was Laura Pianca Spinadin.
Personal: Anticipated sociology major... Chose SMU for the swimming opportunities and education... Enjoys listening to music... Lists Federica Pellegrini as her favorite athlete... Parents are Ivan and Nadia Donadon... Has three brothers.