2009-10: Qualified for her second consecutive Big East Championships...participated in the Speedo Champions Series, where she finished 12th in the 100 free and 21st in the 50 free...member of the winning 400 free relay team at the same meet.
2008-09: Recorded her season-best time in the 200 free at the Big East Championships, with a time of 1:55.67...swam the freestyle leg of the first-place 200 medley relay team against St. Bonaventure...earned a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay during the five-squad meet...tied for the fourth-best team time in the 50 free with 24.02
2007-08: Earned a trip to the Big East Championships in her first season...named a Pitt Performer of the meet against Virginia, where she recorded collegiate bests in the 50 free, 100 free and in her 50 free anchor split on the medley relay.
High School: A state champion in the medley relay as a senior...district champion in the 100 and 50 free...four time district champion as a member of the medley relay...named an All-American as a junior and senior...four-time all-state and all-district all honoree...a four-time scholar athlete.
Personal: Born May 21, 1988...daughter of Jim and Betty DeStefano...has a sister...born May 21, 1988...majoring in business.
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