Position
Backstroke
Height
5'4
Class
Freshman
Hometown
The Woodlands, Texas
Major
Finance
High School
The Woodlands HS

Three-Time SEC Academic Honor Roll Member

SENIOR SEASON (2014-15)
Wrapped up her career with two personal-best times set against Houston, Rice and Tulane … Owns the eighth-fastest 100 back and ninth-fastest 200 back time in school history … Finished fourth in the consolation final of the 200 back and third in the bonus final of the 100 back at the Texas A&M Invite … Touched the wall third in 200 back in LSU’s win over Incarnate Word … Swept the backstroke events during LSU’s quad meet win over Houston, Rice and Tulane … Finished third in the backstroke events against SMU … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Earned her third varsity letter.

JUNIOR SEASON (2013-14)
Set personal bests in the 50 freestyle, 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke during her junior season … Participated in the preliminaries of the 50 freestyle, 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke at the SEC Championships … Touched the wall second in the 200 backstroke with a mark of 2:05.43 against Tulane … Finished fourth in the ‘C’ final of the 100 backstroke (56.40) and 200 backstroke (2:03.24) at the A&M Invite … Finished second at the Houston Quad meet in the 100 backstroke and tallied a career-best time of 55.60 … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll… Earned her second varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012-13)
Progressed into an SEC qualifier in her sophomore season … At SEC’s, swam marks of 56.58 in the 100 backstroke and 2:01.65 in the 200 backstroke … Set all of her season lows at the Phil Hansel midseason invitational … Ended her 200 back run in 11th place with an impressive time of 2:00.44 at the midseason meet … Touched the wall first in the ‘D’ Final of the 100 back (56.32) at the Phil Hansel Invite … Notched a 200 individual medley time of 2:11.41 at the midseason meet … Earned silver in the 100 back (58.05) in a victory over Tulane … Posted a third place swim in the 100 back (58.25) in a victory over Tulane in New Orleans … Finished fourth in the 100 back (57.84) and fifth in the 200 back (2:06.09) in a quad meet victory over Houston, Rice and Tulane … Registered a pair of fourth place finishes in the back events in a dual victory over NC State … Named to the 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll … Earner her first varsity letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2011-12)
Added depth in the freestyle events during her freshman campaign … Competed in every home dual meet and the Tennessee Invitational … Captured a pair of silver medals in the 100 back (57.73) and the 200 back (2:04.14) in a quad-meet victory over Houston, Rice and Tulane … Took fourth in the 200 backstroke (2:08.57) against Tulane … Posted a 200 free mark of 2:00.52 and a 500 free mark of 5:24.65 against Alabama … Swam the 100-meter and 200-meter back at the Tennessee Invitational.

PRIOR TO LSU
Developmental swimmer who looks to earn her spot on the Lady Tigers roster … Competed for the Woodlands swim team … Participated in the 2011 Texas UIL 5A State Championships … Swam at the 2010 GU AGS Senior championships and the 2011 GU Junior Nationals … Coached by Tim Bauer.

PERSONAL
Born June 14, 1993 … Parents are John and JoEllen Reese … Graduated in May 2015 with a degree in finance from the E.J. Ourso College of Business.

REESE’S TOP TIMES
50 freestyle, 23.94, 2013 Texas A&M Invite
100 backstroke, 55.09, 2015 Houston, Rice and Tulane
200 backstroke, 1:58.56, 2015 Houston, Rice and Tulane

REESE’S TOP 2014-14 TIMES
50 freestyle, 24.12, SEC Championships
100 backstroke, 55.09, Houston, Rice and Tulane
200 backstroke, 1:58.56, Houston, Rice and Tulane

 

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