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 Alyssa Santangelo

AT DELAWARE
Fourth-year swimmer who will look to add depth to Delaware backstroke and sprint freestyle events • serves as team tri-captain with Madeline Maher and Annie Nunes • ranks No. 3 all-time at Delaware in the 200 backstroke (2:00.19), No. 4 in the 50 backstroke (27.26), No. 6 in the 100 backstroke (56.36), and No. 9 in the 200 IM (2:06.58).

2015-16 SEASON
Finished 12th in the 200 IM (2:06.37) and 14th in the 200 backstroke (2:01.75), and was 17th in the 100 backstroke (56.79) at the Colonial Athletic Association Championships • swam with the 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay teams • swam the 50 freestyle at the Franklin & Marshall Invitational.

2014-15 SEASON
At the CAA Championships, finished 10th in the 200 backstroke (2:00.49) and was 12th in the 100 backstroke (56.36) • swam the 100 backstroke in 56.36 and led her team with her time of 2:00.49 in the 200 backstroke during the season • swam a time of 2:06.58 in the 200 IM and helped her team with a time of 1:38.73 in the 200 freestyle relay • also participated in the 200 and 400 medley relays events with times of 1:49.15 and 3:59.12.

2013-14 SEASON
Placed 19th in the 200 backstroke (2:04.60), 21st in 100 backstroke (57.83), and 32nd in the 200 IM (2:10.99) at the CAA Championships as a senior • captured three dual meet first place finishes and posted six runner-up showings • 12th in the 100 backstroke at the Bucknell Invitational (59.62).

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner for Caity Warren, Todd Beauer and Zach Swartz at Souderton Area High School • two-time All American • All-Intel first team honoree • placed at stats on seven occasions • holds the pool record for 100 back event • holds team 50 back event record • club team rookie of the year • club team MVP as a senior • also participated in water polo • two-time All-State team member in water polo • member of student council, model U.N. and amnesty international • nation high school scholar.

PERSONAL
Alyssa Lynne Santangelo • daughter of Bob Santangelo and Anna-Maria Miler • born on Jan. 3, 1995 • grandfather played football at Lafayette • cousin, Brad swam at Bucknell • pursuing a double major in political science and criminal justice • names all Philadelphia teams as her favorite pro sports teams • lists watching movies, spending time with friends, traveling and going to the beach as hobbies.

Position: Back/Free (Captain)
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Harleysville, Pa.
High School: Souderton Area
Major: Poli. Science & Crim. Justice
Experience: 3 Letters
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