Women's Swimming

Amanda Caines
Amanda Caines


Roseville, Calif.

High School:
Horizon Charter HS





Pack Sweeps Seattle on Senior Day

Two Dual Wins for Nevada


Pack Set for Senior Day Saturday Against Seattle

Two Duals Saturday Against the Redhawks


2011-12 Swimming and Diving

The team takes part in practice.

At Nevada: 2011-12 (Senior) Swam in freestyle and butterfly events in her fourth-and-final season at Nevada ... Eighth in the 500 free against Pacific (5:35.55) ... Sixth in the 100 fly against Cal State East Bay (1:06.94). 2010-11 (Junior): Swam distance events, rounding out the Wolf Pack's lineup in many dual meets ... Recorded a season-best in the 1,000-yard freestyle against Idaho when she finished fifth with a time of 11:35.12 ... Her top time in the 500-yard freestyle (5:18.96) came against Nebraska. 2007-08 (Sophomore): Used redshirt. 2006-07 (Freshman): Posted the sixth-fastest time in the 1,650-yard freestyle in Nevada history and turned in solid performances in the 500-yard freestyle at dual meets ... Did not compete at the WAC Championships.

High School: Graduated from Horizon Charter High School in 2007, but her school did not sponsor swimming ... Swam for Jeff Pearson and the Sierra Marlins Swim Club ... Four-time Grand Prix, Santa Clara Invitational and Junior Nationals qualifier ... Placed 12th in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the 2007 Janet Evans Invitational and 16th in the 1,000-yard freestyle at the 2006 event ... Ninth in the 1650-yard and 13th in the 1000-yard freestyle events at the 2007 short course sectionals ... Placed 12th in the 1000-yard freestyle at the 2006 short course sectionals ... In 2005 was 15th in the 1650-yard freestyle at the short course sectionals ... Member of 2004 long course sectionals championship team ... At the 2003 short course sectionals placed 15th in the 1650-yard freestyle.

Getting Acquainted: In her free time likes to water ski, snow ski, read and bake ... Has played a musical instrument since she was nine ... Chose Nevada over UNLV, UC Santa Barbara and UC Irvine ... Daughter of James and Jeriann Caines ... Speech pathology and audiology major.