Alana Cartwright
Alana Cartwright
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: North Ridgeville, Ohio
High School: Magnificat

Finished among the top eight in all three individual events in her debut Horizon League Championships … Placed sixth, and was the top freshman, in the 200 IM after resetting career best in prelims (2:03.87) … Took seventh, and was the only rookie in the top 10, in the 100 butterfly in 56.40 seconds … Finished sixth in 100 breaststroke at HL meet in 1:03.38 … Had four top-10 individual finishes at Magnus Cup (100 breaststroke, 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 IM) … Reset career bests at Magnus Cup in 200 breaststroke (2:22.92), 100 butterfly (55.89) and 50 free (24.60), with the latter coming on a relay … Reset personal best in 100 back (57.90 seconds) while winning race in tri-dual in January … Also won 100 back in dual at Ashland … Swam in six different individual events during the season.

Posted a pair of top-12 finishes at state championships as a senior as she tallied career bests in 100 breaststroke (1:03.31) and 100 butterfly (56.82) … Claimed NISCA/Speedo All-America honors for performance in 100 breaststroke … Earned All-Ohio honors after finishing 12th at the 2016 Ohio state championships in the 100 breaststroke (1:05.55) … Was a member of her school's 400 medley relay team that finished sixth in the state and also was among the top 25 at the state championships in the 100 butterfly in 2016 (58.55) … Competed in the Dolfin Junior National Championships Cup in March 2016 and set personal bests in 100 free (53.74) and 200 IM (2:13.68) … Also competed for Lake Shore Swim Club … Won the OHSAA’s Archie Griffin Sportsmanship Award at Magnificat … Also competed in track & field