Shawna Elsey
Shawna Elsey

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Olathe, Kan.

High School:
Olathe East High

Event:
Free/Back

Background: Coached by David Youker at Olathe (Kan.) East High ... A member of the Kansas City Blazers swim club; previously swam with KC Swim Academy ... A six-time finalist at the KSHSAA state meet ... Garnered all-league, all-metro, all-city and all-state honors in her first three seasons with the Hawks ... In 2012, Elsey was state runner-up in the 100 free (53.06) and picked up a bronze medal in the 50 free ... Her sophomore season she helped rewrite the records in the 200 and 400 free relays; individually she finished fourth in both the 50 and 100 free...Set the Olathe East school record in the 50 free with her fourth-place finish at state as a freshman ... Named to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-American team in 2011.

Personal: Shawna Marie Elsey is the daughter of David and Tami Elsey ... Born Aug. 7, 1995 in Shawnee Mission, Kan. ... Has two older brothers, Ryan and Dylan ... Brother, Ryan, swam at the NCAA Division III level for Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va. ... Plans to major in business and economics at Missouri State.

Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Time Opponent/Meet Date
50 Free 24.74 TYR Invitational - Prelims 11/22/13
100 Free 54.05 TYR Invitational - Prelims 11/24/13
200 Free 1:54.63 TYR Invitational - Prelims 11/23/13
100 Back 59.87 TYR Invitational - Prelims 11/23/13
200 Back 2:17.98 vs. TCU 12/15/13
100 Fly 1:04.26 vs. Arkansas 11/9/13

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