The Crimson Tide replaced 21 of 44 marks on its record board on the deck of the Alabama Aquatic Center Tuesday afternoon
Alabama Highlights: 2015 – Junior: Competed as part of the Tide’s 200 freestyle and 200 medley relays at the NCAA Championships … finaled at the SEC Championships as part of the Tide’s 200 and 400 freestyle relays, taking fifth and eighth, respectively … led off Alabama’s school-record setting 400 freestyle relay and anchored its school-record setting 200 freestyle relay at the SEC Championships … also competed in the 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle and 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships … posted career-best times in the 50 freestyle (22.88), 100 freestyle (50.12) and 100 butterfly (54.30) at the SEC Championships … ranked fifth in the 50 freestyle, seventh in the 100 freestyle and ninth in the 100 butterfly all time at Alabama … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … First Team CSCAA Scholar All-American … earned a place on the President’s List (4.0 GPA) for the spring semester … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester.
2014 - Sophomore: Swam on both the 200 medley and 200 freestyle relay teams at the NCAA Championships … part of the 200 freestyle relay that set a school record with a time of 1:29.76 in the prelims of the NCAA Championships … part of the school-record setting 200 medley relay at the SEC Championships which posted a 1:37.24 … competed in the 50 and 100 freestyle races and the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships … swam a career-best time of 22.92 in the 50 freestyle at the Bulldog Invitational which ranks her fourth all-time at Alabama … posted a career-best 50.46 in the 100 freestyle at the Bulldog Invitational to rank tenth all-time at Alabama … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2013 - Freshman: Won the 50 freestyle twice during the regular season ... posted Alabama’s top time of the season in the 50 freestyle, with a 23.08 at the SEC Championships, which ranked her sixth all-time for the Tide … competed in the 100 butterfly and 50 and 100 freestyle at the SEC Championship … posted a career-best 51.13 in the 100 freestyle at the SEC Championships … posted Alabama’s top time of the season in the 100 butterfly … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for the spring semester … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-American.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Scott Lawson at Inland Coastal Aquatics Club ... three-time All-American ... three-year USA Swimming Scholastic All-American ... 2012 San Diego All-Section Swimmer of the Year ... three-time San Diego Division 1 CIF champion in the 100 butterfly and 50 freestyle ... USA Senior National Championship qualifier in the 100 butterfly ... set seven Inland Coastal Aquatics Club records ... 12-year Girl Scout ... Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient ... National Honors Society ... California Scholarship Federation.
Personal Information: Full name: Justine Ann Panian ... daughter of Kassie and James Panian ... sister, Jaymee ... brothers, Kirk and Clint ... chemical engineering major ... born March 20, 1994.