Solie Laughlin
Solie  Laughlin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Ventura, Calif.

High School:
Ventura HS '15

Height:
5-10

Event:
Back/IM

Major:
Psychology


10/21/2017

Chung, Laughlin lead the way against Aztecs

Eva Chung took the title in three events and Solie Laughlin claimed the 200 back as the Aggies battled the Aztecs during Saturday's competition at Schaal Aquatics Center.

10/19/2017

Aggies welcome Aztecs for home opener

UC Davis will take on San Diego State in its first dual meet of the 2017-18 season on Oct. 21 at 12 p.m. at the Schaal Aquatics Center.

10/13/2017

Aggies welcome back alumnae for Blue-Gold Scrimmage

UC Davis swimming and diving invites alumnae to dust off their goggles for the annual Blue-Gold Scrimmage this Saturday, Oct. 14 at 4 p.m.

09/30/2017

Aggies begin 2017-18 season in Reno

UC Davis faced off against Nevada and San Diego State at the Nevada Relays on Saturday, finishing second in the 200 free and 400 free relays.

08/09/2017

Laughlin Swims Strong at US Open Championships

Junior-to-be finishes 10th in 400 IM for her best finish of the weekend

2016-17: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FIRST TEAM in the 400 IM, 100 back, and 200 back, while earning ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM honors in the 200 and 400 medley relays... MPSF CHAMPION in the 400 IM, 100 and 200 back... Qualified for the NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS in three events, finishing 30th in the 400 IM (4:11.85), 200 back (1:54.60), and 52nd in the 200 IM (2:00.25)... Swam a collegiate best 53.93 in the finals to win the 100 back at the MPSF Championships -- a time that also ranks second on the all-time list -- and touched in a time of 1:55.37 in the 200 back to claim the crown... Set a school record in the 400 IM to win the MPSF title, touching in a time of 4:10.86... Also swam the lead-off legs of the two medley relay squads that finished third in both events at the MPSF Championships in season-best times... Set another school record in the finals of the 200 back to win the event at the Phill Hansel Invitational... Finished with a career-best time of 1:59.74 in the prelims of the 200 IM -- only the third Aggie to break two minutes in the event and ranking second on the all-time list... Set a collegiate best in the 200 breast (2:31.48) in a dual at Fresno State on Jan. 29 and another in the 200 fly (2:05.40) at the Phill Hansel Invitational... Named the MPSF Swimmer of the Week by CollegeSwimming.com on Nov. 23 after posting three wins, six NCAA "B" cut times, and a pair of school records, at the Phill Hansel Invitational.

2015-16: MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR… MPSF CHAMPION in the 100 back, 200 back, and 400 IM, as well as swimming a leg of the championship-winning 400 medley relay… Became only the second Aggie to win three individual events at the MPSF Championships, joining Kayleigh Foley in 2012... ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM in the 400 IM, 100 back, 400 medley relay, and 200 back… Became the third UC Davis women's swimmer to earn top rookie honors from the MPSF, following in the footsteps of Liliana Alvarez in 2011 and Hilvy Cheung in 2014... Set a school record in the 200 back (1:56.64) at the MPSF Championships… Named the MPSF/Turbo Athlete of the Week and MPSF Swimmer of the Week from CollegeSwimming.com on Jan. 14… Ranks third on the school's all-time list in the 100 back with a time of 54.12 in the prelims at the MPSF Championships... Also posted the eighth-fastest time in school history in the 200 IM (2:03.76) at the Phill Hansel Invitational and holds the second-fastest time in school history in the 400 IM with a time of 4:14.80 in the finals at the MPSF Championships -- just one-tenth of a second off the school record held by Heidi Kucera set in 2009... Swam a Schaal Aquatics Center record 2:00.04 in the 200 back against Fresno State on Jan. 8... Swam the third-fastest Schaal Aquatics Center time in the 100 back (56.17) and 200 back (2:01.04) against UC Santa Barbara... Finished 21st overall and qualified for the "C" final in the 400 IM at the AT&T WINTER NATIONALS in Federal Way, Wash., finishing seventh with a long-course meter time of 4:56.70... Also qualified for the "C" Final in the 200m back in Washington, finishing fourth with a time of 21:15.29, and finished 40th in the prelims of the 100m back with a time of 1:03.76... Other season-best times include: 25.09 in the 50 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational, 56.83 in the 100 free, 1:04.19 in the 100 fly, and 1:13.40 in the 100 breast at the Aggie Open, 2:12.27 in the 200 fly in a dual against Pacific.

VENTURA HS '15
Qualified for the 2016 UNITED STATES OLYMPIC TRIALS in the 200 back, finishing ninth overall and winning the consolation final in a time of 2:14.87 at the Los Angeles Invitational on July 10… Later added an Olympic Trails cut in the 100 back at the USA Swimming Junior Nationals on Aug. 2 with a time of 1:02.98 and in the 400 IM at the Speedo Grand Challenge on May 31 with a time of 4:53.02… Narrowly missed out on the qualifying time in the 100 back by less than half a second in Los Angeles, posting a time of 1:03.86 to fall just shy of the cut (1:03.39)… Also won the consolation final in the 400 IM (4:57.54)… Ventura County Star's Girls Swimmer of the Year… Named a NISCA Scholastic All-American… Set school records in two events and earned all-county honors in the 200 IM and 100 back as a senior… Won the 100 back and 200 IM at the 2014 Channel League meet, breaking a 19-year-old meet record in the 100 back in the process, with a CIF automatic time of 56.30.

PERSONAL
Parents are Patrick and Mavis… Has a younger sister, Tea… Competed with the Buenaventura Swim Club.

SELECTED TOP TIMES

EVENT TIME DATE MEET
50 Free 24.99 11/18/16 at Phill Hansel Invitational
100 Free 56.83 1/9/16 Aggie Open
100 Fly 1:04.19 1/9/16 Aggie Open
200 Fly 2:05.40 11/20/16 at Phill Hansel Invitational
100 Back 53.93 2/17/17 at MPSF Championships
200 Back 1:54.58 (SR) 11/20/16 at Phill Hansel Invitational
100 Breast 1:13.40 1/9/16 Aggie Open
200 Breast 2:31.48 1/29/17 at Fresno State
200 IM 1:59.74 2/16/17 at MPSF Championships
400 IM 4:10.86 (SR) 2/17/17 at MPSF Championships