Emily Splain
Emily Splain
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
High School: Westlake
Last College: Free/Back/Fly


Set new career high times in the 100 fly (57.81) as well as the 200 fly (2:09.43)...her career high in the 100 fly came at the Horizon League Championships when she took 11th...placed 13th in the 200 fly at the Horizon League Championships...her 57.81 in the 100 fly was the fourth fastest time recorded by a Viking in 2010-11...swam second fastest 200 fly on the team, behind only conference best Joanna Olsson...broke her personal best time in the preliminaries of the 100 back (1:00.89).


Consistently lowered her times in the 100 back and 50 free...set her season-best times in the 100 back, 200 back and 100 fly, all at the Horizon League Championship...swam the team's fastest 200 medley relay (1:48.41), fourth fastest 100 fly (1:00.08), fifth fastest 50 free (25.26), fifth fastest 100 free (54.73), fifth fastest 200 free (1:58.61), third fastest 100 back (1:00.16) and third fastest 200 back (2:15.17)...her best time in the 100 back ranked 10th in the Horizon League.


Showed consistent improvement in the freestyle and backstroke events throughout the season...earned a top-16 finish at the Horizon League Championship in the 200 free, finishing 14th (1:55.69) after swimming the fifth-fastest time in school history during the prelims (1:55.43)...swam the seventh-fastest time in school history in the 100 back prelims (59.66) at the Horizon League Championship and finished 12th overall (59.7)...swam the seventh-fastest time in school history in the 100 fly (59.92) on Nov. 25...finished 15th at the league championships in the 200 back after the ninth-fastest time in school history (2:11.29) in the prelims...member of the school record-setting 200 medley relay (1:47.86) that placed sixth at the Horizon League Championship...member of the 800 free relay (7:44.90) that swam the second-fastest time in school history at the league meet...picked up three wins in her debut season...touched first in the 200 free (1:57.86) and 100 back (1:02.06) at the City College Championships and won the 200 free on Oct. 31 (1:59.08).


Earned All-America honors in the 200 free relay for Westlake High under coach Jim Walsh...won conference district titles and placed sixth in state.


Born July 25, 1990 in Cleveland, Ohio...daughter of Janice and Charles Splain...has one brother and one sister...does community service with Kidz Art...graphic design and art history major.