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2013-14 (Sr.): Texas A&M Invite: Posted a time of 1:07.32 in the 100-yard backstroke ... Was part of a 200-yard freestyle relay team that placed 15th (Gutschenritter, Farrar, Schauwecker; 1:42.68) ... Houston: Finished fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:10.75) ... Was fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:31.24) ... Helped a 200-yard medley relay to a fifth place finish (Balke, McCall, Farrar; 1:54.71) Rice: Was part of a fifth place 200-yard medley relay team (Balke, Butz, Farrar; 1:55.20) ... Placed sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:10.43) and in the 200-yard backstroke (2:31.64).
2012-13 (Jr.): Conference USA Championship: Placed 13th in the 100 breast and 14th in the 200 breast ... Earned a fifth place finish in the 400 medley relay (Gardner, Gutschenritter, O'Keefe) against TCU ... Placed sixth in the 100 breast and 200 breast against Rice ... Finished eighth in the 100 breast against Texas A&M ... Was fifth in the 200 breast against Texas A&M.
2011-12 (So.): Competed in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke, 100-yard individual medley, 200-yard breaststroke, 200-yard individual medley, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay. 2010-11 (Fr.): Competed in the 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard breaststroke, 200-yard individual medley, 400-yard individual medley and 200-yard medley relay.
Prior to SMU: Captained her high school team in 2010 and was named team MVP... Placed second in the 200 medley relay, third in the 100 breast, fourth in the 500 free and fourth in the 400 free relay at state in 2010... Swam club for the Dallas Mustangs... Named to the TAPPS All-State Team and TAPPS All-State Academic Team in 2008 and 2009... Was a member of the National Honor Society, Dean's List and Honor Roll.
Personal: Psychology and english major ... Chose SMU for the academics and swim team... Enjoys fasion, writing, music, exercising, and spending time with friends and family... Lists Miles Austin as her favorite athlete... Parents are Jay and Janna Newman... Has one brother.