Erin Gettings
Erin Gettings

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Lafayette, Ind.

High School:
Central Catholic

Event:
Freestyle

Birthdate:
02/18/1985



2005-06: Coach's Honor Roll selection for the spring 2006 semester ... competed in three events at the Big Ten Championships (50 freestyle, 100 free and 100 butterfly) ... set a personal record in the 100 free at Big Tens with a time of 53.38 ... recorded a lifetime best of 24.61 in the 50 free during prelims of the Purdue Invitational ... at home against Illinois State, was second in the 100 fly and fourth in the 200 free with a personal record of 1:57.31.

2004-05: Appeared in six meets ... won pair of races at season-closing Boiler-Make-It Invitational, taking the 200 freestyle title in 1:57.86 and the 500 free crown in 5:13.08 ... both times were career bests ... also finished third in the 1,650 free.

2003-04: Big Ten Championships competitor in the 500 and 1,650 freestyle races ... posted times of 5:20.70 in the 500 and 18:13.41 in the mile ... her top distance freestyle times of the season were both recorded at the Texas A&M fall invitational ... she clocked times of 5:13.50 in the 500 free and 17:55.30 in the 1,650 free.

High School: Graduated from Central Catholic High School in 2003 ... four-year varsity letterwinner ... three-time team MVP ... named rookie of the year in 2000 ... team captain during senior year ... school record holder in several events, including 200 IM, 100, 200 and 500 free ... selected WLFI-TV Athlete of the Week during senior season ... 2003 Hoosier Heartland Conference champion in the 200 IM and 200 free ... set conference records at the 2002 meet in the 200 IM and 500 free ... 2002 sectional champion in the 200 IM ... led team to a conference championship.

Personal: Given name is Erin Anne Gettings ... born Feb. 18, 1985 ... daughter of William and Gail Gettings ... has three brothers: John, Peter and Patrick ... majoring in health and fitness.