Cichowska, Sharp, Ritter highlight women’s swimming and diving
NCAA champion, ACC champion, 12 school records highlight year
Panther women place 10th in Annapolis
Pitt sets three school records in Greensboro
Giordano earns third in 3M diving, women's 200 medley sets record
CAREER: School records in the 100 breast (1:01.12) and 200 breast (2:11.25), set both at the 2014 Pitt Invitational ... Part of Pitt's 200 medley relay school record team (1:40.48) that broke the mark at the 2015 ECAC Championships ... ECAC Division I South Women's Swimmer of the Week on Jan. 13, 2015 ... 2014 CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America ... 2015 All-ACC Academic Swimming & Diving Team.
2015-16: Took second in the 100 breast (1:02.99) and 200 breast (2:17.35), fourth in the 400 IM (4:25.62), and helped the 400 medley relay team to a second place finish at Virginia Tech/Notre Dame…Finished third in the 200 free, and competed on the winning 400 free relay and third place 800 free relay team at Virginia Tech/Notre Dame … Against Bucknell, she participated in the 200 yard freestyle relay, won the 100 yard breaststroke (1:03.15) and the 200 yard breaststroke (2:17.22), and was a member of the 400 yard medley relay team that placed first... Won the 100 yard backstroke (1:03.61), the 200 yard breaststroke (2:16.88), the 200 yard IM (2:05.47) and the 200 yard IM relay against Georgia Tech. Named First National Bank Female Athlete of the Week on Oct. 5...Won the 100 and 200 yard breaststroke and 200 IM events along with being part of the third place 200 medley relay in the season opener against Duke.
2014-15: All-ACC Academic Swimming & Diving Team ... ECAC Division I South Women's Swimmer of the Week (1/13) ... Took first in the 100 and 200 breast in the season opener against Duke ... Swept the 100 and 200 breast against at Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern ... Against St. Bonaventure, recorded a B cut time in the 100 breast (1:02.48) in the fastest time of the event ... Also placed first in the 400 medley relay and third in the 400 IM ... Won the 100 breast and 200 medley relay versus Bucknell and posted the fastst time in the 200 IM ... At Notre Dame/Virginia Tech, finished third in the 100 breast, 200 breast and 200 IM ... Won all of her individual events at the Pitt Invite, taking first in the 200 IM, 100 breast and 200 breast, while setting school records and NCAA B cut times in the 100 breast (1:01.12) and 200 breast (2:11.25) ... Also helped Pitt place first in the 200 and 400 medley relays ... At the ATaT Winter Nationals, raced in two B Finals, placing 13th overall in the 200 breast (2:13.36) and 15th overall in the 100 breast (1:01.36) ... Against West Virginia, won the 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM and was on the winning 200 medley relay team ... Swept the 100 breast and 200 breast, while also placing first in the 200 IM at Denison, and helped the team take first in the 400 medley relay ... Took first in both the 100 breast and 200 breast and was third in the 400 IM at the Senior Recognition Meet ... At Villanova, won the 100 breast, 200 breast and 200 IM, and helped the 200 medley relay team to first as well ... At the ACC Championships, swam the A Final in the 200 breast and placed sixth and also swam the B Final of the 100 breast, finishing 12th overall ... At the ECAC Championships, set a new meet record in the 100 breast (1:01.45) in taking first place and also finished third in the 200 breast ... Also helped contribute to Pitt's 200 medley relay squad that broke a school record (1:40.48) during an exhibition swim.
2013-14: CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Finished first in the 200 breaststroke against St. Bonaventure...Finished first in the 200 breaststroke against Bucknell...Against Notre Dame and Virginia Tech, she finished third in the 100 yard breaststroke and the 200 yard breaststroke...She also finished third in the 200 yard IM against Notre Dame and Virginia Tech... At the Pitt Panthers Invitational, she took three first place finishes in the 400 yard medley relay, the 100 yard breaststroke, and in the 200 yard breaststroke...Competed at the ATaT Winter Nationals where she broke a school record in the 400 medley relay which also finished ninth overall...Also at Nationals, she broke a school record in the 200 medley relay, 100 breaststroke (1:01.61) and the 200 breaststroke (2:12.02)...At the ACC Championships, she finished thirteenth in the 100 breaststroke and swam in the consol final for the 200 breaststroke.
High School: Set the Individual Record in the 200m Breaststroke at the 2012 Grand Prix Polish Cup...won gold medals at the Polish Swimming Championships in the 100m breaststroke and 200m breaststroke...won gold medals at the Polish Junior Championships in the 100m breaststroke and 200m breaststroke...at the National Junior Olympics won gold medals in the 100m breaststroke and 200m breaststroke...won the gold medal in the 100m breaststroke freshman year at the Polish Swimming Championships.
Personal: Born July 12, 1994...daughter of Miroslaw and Beata...has a younger sister, Julia.
|Cichowska's Personal Best Performances
|100 Breast||1:01.12||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
|200 Breast||2:11.25||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
|100 Fly||58.83||10/25/2014||vs. Bucknell|
|200 IM||2:02.75||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
|400 IM||4:28.97||1/31/2015||Senior Recognition Meet|
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