Amanda Holman
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Walnut Creek, Calif.

High School:
Los Lomas HS '07

Height:
5-10

Event:
Sprint Free/Fly

Major:
Communications

2008-09: Advanced to finals in 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly at Big West Championships... Best finish was 6th in 100 free... Placed 7th in 50 free and 8th in 100 fly... Prelim time of 51.23 in 100 free ranks second on Aggies' all-time list... Prelim time of 23.38 in 50 free ranks 3rd... Recorded a time of 55.64 in 100 fly to rank 3rd on the all-time list... Swam on four runners-up relay teams at conference championships that established new school records... Relay records are 1:33.29 in 200 free, 3:24.11 in 400 free, 1:42.34 in 200 medley and 3:45.15 in 400 medley... Won 50 free in duals with UC San Diego and UC Irvine... Member of six winning relay teams during dual season, including three wins in the 200 medley.

2007-08: Scored 26 points at the Big West Conference Championships, placing 6th in both 50 free (23.28 prelim) and 100 free (51.41)... Led off 3rd-place 200 free relay with 23.38 split, 2nd in school history behind only Anna Pettis' 25-year-old mark of 23.07... Aggies notched school-record 1:34.50 in that event... Mark of 51.41 in 100 free final ranks 4th in Aggie record book... Also anchored 400 free relay (4th place) and 200 medley relay (3rd) at conference... Won 50 free on three occasions during the season, including twice at UC Irvine Shootout.

LAS LOMAS HS '07: Set school record in 50 free (24.20)... Won North Coast Section championship in that event (24.56) while placing 7th in 100 free (53.11) as a sophomore... Selected as Scholastic All-American in 2006... Also member of Walnut Creek Aquabears since 2000.

PERSONAL: Born in Berkeley, Calif... Majoring in Communications... Parents are Chuck & Sara Holman... Older sister, Allison, swam for UC Santa Barbara... Proudest personal accomplishment was hitting the junior national cut in the 50 free at age 13.