BU's Tanner Cridland raised the most money among first-time participants
AS A JUNIOR IN 2014-15:Named to the Patriot League 25th Anniversary team...Patriot League Champion in the 1650 free (16:29.60)...Made the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll...Finished in second place in the 500 free (4:49.86) after having the fastest swim in the preliminaries at the PL Championships.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013-14:Became first female swimmer from BU to qualify for the NCAA Championships since 1988 ... Competed in the 500 freestyle and 1650 freestyle at the NCAA and broke her own school record in the 500 free (4:46.94) and 1650 free (16:17.71) while also setting the record for the 1000 free (9:51.10) with her split time during the 1650 ... Earned Patriot League All-Academic Honors ... Selected as All-Patriot League First Team honoree ... Named Women's Swimmer of the Meet after she won the 500 freestyle (4:47.42) in school record time and the 1650 freestyle (16:20.32) while setting the school and PL record, placed second in the 200 freestyle (1:49.75) and was a member of second-placed school record-breaking 800 freestyle relay team at the Patriot League Championships.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13: Won the 500 freestyle (4:51.13) and the 1650 freestyle (16:27.57) and set new school records in both races, placed third in the 200 freestyle (1:51.24) and was a member of winning 800 freestyle relay team at the ECAC Championships.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY: Four-year member of the King Philip swim team and team captain as a senior ... Three-time Massachusetts state champion in the 500 freestyle ...Two-time state champion in 200 freestyle ... Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American ... Three-time Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic ...Four-time Sun Chronicle All-Star ... Won Hockamock League Championship in 500 freestyle all four years ... Qualified for USA Swimming Nationals twice ... Also swam for Adirondack Aquatic Club ... Member of the Honor Roll and received Principal's Award for Academic Excellence.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 3, 1994 ... Daughter of Stephen and Susan Nasson ... Has two sibings, Samantha and Sydney, who swims at Tufts University ... Mother swam for University of Rhode Island ... Enrolled in Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation as a health science major.