Bears win four more events; Up by 186 points going into final day
Honors & Awards 2013-14 All-MVC Honorable Mention MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Fall 2013
2013-14:Honorable mention on all-MVC team ... Competed in individual medley and freestyle relay races for the Bears ... Finished fifth in the 400 IM (4.30.13) at the MVC championships ... Placed sixth in 400 IM (4:25.51) at TYR Invitational at Northwestern ... Part of team that finished second in 400 freestyle relay (3:40.53) at the Missouri dual meet in November.
Background: Will add strength in several events next year for the Bears ... Comes to Missouri State from Parkway South, where she was mentored by Sara Gerth ... Swims with Jack Madden and Colin Kennedy at Parkway Swim Club ... Ranked as the No. 4 swimmer in the state of Missouri by CollegeSwimming.com ... At the 2013 MSHSAA state meet, Etter placed top five in both individual events and anchored Parkway South's 200 and 400 free relays; logged the second-fastest prelims time in the 200 IM (2:05.95) and finished fourth overall; registered another top time in the 500 prelims (4:58.12); entered 500 free championship heat as the top seed and finished with a bronze medal ... Has been a finalist at the Spring Region VIII Sectional meet ... Is a two-time team MVP for Parkway South ... Was a finalist at the 2010 and 2011 state meets as well.
Personal: CeCelia Marie Etter is the daughter of Jeff and Cynthia Etter ... Born Feb. 6, 1995 in St. Louis, Mo. ... Has one brother, Mitch ... Plans to major in health sciences in at Missouri State.