Emma Schaeffer
Emma Schaeffer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomfield Hills, Mich.

High School:
Lahser

Event:
Free/IM/Breast

Birthdate:
07/09/1988


Junior Season: Swam her fastest time of the year, 1:52.84, in the 200 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships (2/19) ... Took second in the 200 free (1:55.84), third in the 100 free (54.06) and third in the 200 IM (2:11.04) vs. Oakland (1/31) ... Clocked a 1:00.54 in the 100 back and took second vs. GVSU (11/14) ... Also swam the medley and free relays.

Sophomore Season: Posted two top-three finishes at St. Bonaventure (11/8) and at Ball State (12/8)...Earned third place finish at Ball State in the 500 free with a time of 5:14.31...Finished the season competing in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 back at the Big Ten Championships...Competed in 10 meets.

Freshman Season: Registered at least one top-three finish in six different dual meets ... Opened the season with second-place efforts in the 1,000 free (10:36.27) and the 200 IM (2:11.16) ... Followed that with season-best 1,000 free time (10:33.52) versus Illinois (10/21) ... Clocked a time of 10:37.41 to place third in 1,000 free and added a second-place swim in the 200 IM versus Iowa (10/28) ... Placed third in 1,000 free (10:36.12) at Notre Dame (11/10) ... Swam to a second-place finish in the 200 fly (2:09.08) against Ball State ... Concluded regular season with a second-place effort in the 200 IM (2:10.25) versus Oakland (1/19) ... Competed in the 200 and 400 IM and mile free at the Big Ten Championships.

High School: Earned one varsity letter at Lahser for coach Mike Rado ... Earned All-America honors in 2002 ... Two-time all-state selection ... Swam for coach Jeff Cooper on the Oakland Live Y'ers club team.

Personal: Born July 9, 1988 ... Daughter of Kevin and Anne Schaefer ... Father, Kevin, played football for Albion College ... Kinesiology major.