Elizabeth Shafer
Elizabeth Shafer
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Franklin, Ind.
High School: Franklin Comm.
Position: Event=>Free, Back
AS A SENIOR (2007-08): Named to the Winter Academic All-Horizon League Team...the Bulldogs' top middle and long distance swimmer...swam to the third-fastest 1,000 freestyle time in school history with a 11:03.95 and the seventh-fastest 1,650 freestyle time with an 18:58.37...also paced the team with season-best marks in the 100 free (56.22), 200 free (2:01.74) and 500 free (5:24.04)...her 1:07.19 in the 100 butterfly was also the team's fastest time during the year...added a 2:50.07 in the 200 breaststroke and a 2:26.01 in the 200 individual medley...swam the lead leg of the 800 freestyle relay team that posted the fifth-fastest time in school history...also a member of the 200 and 400 freestyle and the 200 medley relay teams that swam to season-best times. AS A JUNIOR (2006-07): Posted top marks in the middle distance freestyle events, scoring fast times in the 200 freestyle (2:01.09) and the 500 free (5:28.38)...was a member of the 200 and 800 freestyle and 200 medley relay teams that posted top-five all-time showings...finished fourth on the team in the 50 free (26.83) and the 100 free (57.15)...notched 1:10.00 in the 100 backstroke. AS A SOPHOMORE (2005-06): Had season best times in the 100 free (56.98), 200 free (2:03.77) and 500 free (5:29.84) at the Horizon League Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2004-05): Finished 15th in the 1000-yd. freestyle and 16th in the 400-yd. individual medley at the 2005 Horizon League Championships. AT FRANKLIN COMMUNITY HIGH: Four-year letterwinner...two-time MVP...High Point Award winner...Academic All-American and All-State...conference champion in three events...two-time state qualifier...also played tennis...holds the school record in the 500-yard freestyle...class valedictorian...high school coach: Kurt Hass. PERSONAL: Born November 6, 1985...daughter of Stan and Jonnie Shafer...secondary education major.