UNLV at Lombardi Pool next Saturday
17 individual top 10 finishes
Five MW teams to compete
Pack placed 87 on the spring list
Tribute highlights celebration of Wolf Pack students, athletically and academically.
2016-17 (Jr.): Competed for the Pack in all of its meets as the team’s top swimmer in the 100-yard backstroke … Set season-best times in the 50-yard freestyle (23.97) and 100-yard backstroke (55.05) at the MW Championships … Tallied five
2015-16 (So.): Earned All-Mountain West honors in the pool while also being named to the 2016 spring Mountain West All-Academic team … Competed in all seven regular season events and the Mountain West Championships, swimming primarily in backstroke and freestyle events … Advanced to the A finals and placed fifth overall in the 100-yard backstroke (54.10) at the MW Championships to earn all-conference honors for the second straight season … Advanced to the B finals and placed 10th overall in the 200-yard backstroke (1:58.03) at the conference meet … Also swam in Nevada’s 200-yard medley relay team that placed fourth
2014-15 (Fr.): Named to the All-Mountain West team as a true freshman … Placed third in the 100-yard backstroke (53.30) and the 200-yard backstroke (1:56.33) with career-best times at the Mountain West Championships … On the season, saw action in the 50 and 100 free, and the 100 and 200 backs … Posted 11 top-three finishes on the season … Tallied her first collegiate event victory in the 50-yard freestyle (24.91) in a dual against Cal State East Bay … Swam in the 100-yard backstroke in seven meets, placing third or better each time … Also posted a season-best time of 23.64 in the 50 free at the MW Championships … Helped Nevada post an 8-2 dual record and place third at the conference meet … Letterwinner … Was an English Junior National Champion in the 100 backstroke in the 2015 summer.
PRIOR TO NEVADA
A graduate of Hindley High School in Greater Manchester, England … Participated in swimming and tennis … Part of school’s medley relay team that won a national championship in 2009 … Helped lead Salford to an Arena League Northwest championship in 2004 … Former age group national record holder … Qualified for the Commonwealth Games trials in 2014, reaching the 50 backstroke final … Competed for the City of Salford Club, a club swim team in Manchester … Multiple
Born on Jaeger Tricia Mitchell Turner … Daughter of Terry and Alison Turner …