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: 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 ... carries a 4.0 GPA for her career.
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 2:06.12 1,000 Freestyle 10:11.31 500 Freestyle 5:05.00 1,650 Freestyle 17:24.42