Malarie Schmidt

Malarie Schmidt

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Batavia, Ill.

High School:


2008-09: Through December of 2008, she has performed incredibly, establishing two Mid-American Conference records and seven Miami records ... her :55.07 effort in the 100 backstroke at the Miami Invitational was both a school record and a MAC mark ... she led off a 400 medley relay team at the Invitational that turned in a MAC- and school-record clocking of 3:41.98 ... additionally at the Invitational she set Miami marks in the 200 butterfly (2:01.95) and the 200 individual medley (2:01.92), and swam on three record-setting relays--the 200 medley (1:41.35), the 200 freestyle (1:32.71) and the 400 freestyle (3:22.74) ... her unforgettable performance at the Invitational earned her MAC Swimmer of the Week honors (Dec. 10) ... combining individual and relay events, she's placed first 18 times in her first eight meets. 2007-08: She had a strong performance at the MAC Championships, swimming legs on the second-place 200 medley relay unit, the fourth-place 800 freestyle relay team, the fifth-place 400 medley relay squad, and placing eighth in the 200 IM. 2006-07: MAC Swimmer of the Week (Jan. 30) ... won 12 individual events, including multiple wins at four meets ... won MAC Swimmer of the Week honors after taking a pair of events against Bowling Green and Kenyon ... at the MAC Championships, swam the lead leg on the MAC title-winning 200 medley relay team, which clocked in with a school and MAC record time of 1:44.11 ... swam the lead leg on the MAC title-winning 400 medley relay team, which set a new school record with a time of 3:48.10 ... finished third in the 100 backstroke at the MAC meet (57.17) ... placed seventh in the MAC in the 200 backstroke (2:06.24). 2005-06: All-MAC Second Team ... earned all-conference honors after turning in an "A" final finish in the 100 back (sixth) and a pair of "B" final finishes in 200 back (ninth) and 400 IM (ninth) ... swam in two relay events at the MAC meet, including the MAC Champion 200 medley relay team ... clocked in with a pair of season-best times at the conference meet in the 200 back (2:03.97) and 400 IM (4:33.45) ... turned in season-best time in the 100 back (58.24) against Toledo ... won nine backstroke events ... swept the 100 and 200 back events at the Illinois/Marshall Triangular, against Eastern Michigan and Bowling Green. High School: Named the 2004 Metro Catholic Senior Swimmer of the Year ... four-time All-American at Rosary High School ... conference champion in 200 medley relay and 200 IM as a senior ... 200 medley relay team set a Suburban Conference Record and won state title in 2004 ... four-year letterwinner and team captain as a senior. Personal: Daughter of Kris and Tom Schmidt ... majoring in psychology.