As a Junior:
Ranked third on the team in the 50-yard free (25.60, Yale Invitational), fifth in the 100-yard fly (1:02.82, Atlantic 10 Championships) and sixth in the 100-yard free (55.32 A-10 Championships)...named to both the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Attended Truman State (Mo.) University for her freshman and sophomore years ... helped the Bulldogs win two conference championships in 2001 and 2002 ... a member of the National Honor Society ... posted personal-best times of 25.0 in the 50-yard free, 55.33 in the 100-yard free, and 1:01.7 in the 100-yard fly...four-year letterwinner at Macomb Senior High School...member of the school-record setting 200-yard free relay team...qualified for the 1999 state championships...team captain as a junior and senior...earned team Most Valuable Player and High Point Recipient honors all four years...earned three letters on the softball team...National Honor Society member.
Born February 10, 1982, in McDonough County, Ill. ... daughter of John and Jane Pittman ... majoring in Political Science.