Sophomore Angely Martinez led Alabama on day four of the Southeastern Conference Swimming and Diving Championships being held in Texas A&M Natatorium this week after taking eighth place in the platform diving event.
The Crimson Tide celebrated a season that saw UA swimmers and divers earn All-American and Southeastern Conference honors as well as breaking multiple school records
Alabama Highlights: 2014 - Junior: Voted captain of the 2014 women's team.
2013 - Sophomore: Scored in the 200 butterfly, taking 22nd place and the 1,650 freestyle, taking 23rd with a career-best 17:04.55 at the SEC Championships ... posted a career-best mark in the 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships with a 2:00.23 in prelims, which ranks her fifth all-time at Alabama ... competed in the 500 freestyle at the SEC Championships with a career-best time of 4:59.06 ... posted Alabama's top time of the season in the 200 butterfly ... earned a place on the President's List (4.0 GPA) for the fall semester ... earned a place on the Dean's List (3.5 or better GPA) for the spring semester ... carries a 3.98 GPA for her career ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... earned the Spirit of the Game Award, which honors the University of Alabama student-athlete whose dedication and love for their sport is unmatched.
2012 - Freshman: Competed in the 200 butterfly and 400 IM in the SEC Championships ... earned the Tide's Katie Williams Most Dedicated award ... named to the President's List (4.0 grade point average) for the fall and spring semester.
Prep Highlights: Coached by Paul Silver at Marlins of Raleigh Swim Club ... Enloe High School 2011 MVP ... four-year All-Conference ... four-year North Carolina state championship finalist ... AP Scholar ... four-year "A" Honor Roll ... Enloe Scholar ... four-year member of the Enloe Orchestra.
Personal Information: Full name: Emily Facchine ... daughter of Lindsay and Kevin Facchine ... sisters, Hannah and Libby ... chemical engineering major ... born February 22, 1993.
Top Times: 400 IM 4:28.21 200 Butterfly 2:00.23 1,000 Freestyle 10:11.31 500 Freestyle 4:59.06 1,650 Freestyle 17:04.55