1999...Eclipsed her best time in the 100 backstroke with a 27th finish in a time of 58.74 seconds...knocked off 2.5 seconds off her career best time in the 200 backstroke at the Pac-10 Championships with a 2:07.38...finished 29th in the event...received team scholastic award...named to Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention...1998...Finished 29th in 200 backstroke with a 2:10.82 and 61st in 50 freestyle with a 25.36 at Pac-10 Championships...ranked 10th on the all-time top ten list in the 200 backstroke...named to Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention...1997...set personal best times at Pac-10 Championships...finished 24th in the 100 backstroke in a time of 1:00.14...also set a time of 2:10.99 in the 200 backstroke...Team Care Representative.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Woodinville High School...qualified for districts in 100 backstroke as a freshman...team won division championships...finished seventh in districts in 100 backstroke as a sophomore...qualifed for state competition...finished ninth as a junior at state in 100 backstroke...named Most Valuable as a senior...finished eighth in state in 100 backstroke...competed for WAVE Aquatics for Scott Armstrong.
Born June 26, 1978 in Chicago, Illinois to parents John and Bonnie Schmied...sisters Sara and Emily...Sara swims for WSU...passed the MCAT exam for admission into medical school...enjoys running, reading and spending time in the outdoors...member of WSU Honors College...biology and pre-medicine major at WSU.
* Three-time Letterwinner
* Two-time Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention
* WSU All-Time Top Ten List