Pepperdine places second at the Chris Knorr Invitational to open 2015.
Pepperdine competes for the first time in 2015 this weekend at Cal Lutheran.
Pepperdine produces season-best results in all events on the final day of competition.
Amanda Rowe breaks to personal records by over three seconds.
The Waves compete over the next three days in Monterey Park, Calif.
JUNIOR/2013-14: PCSC All-Academic ... Set a new personal record at the PCSC Championship, clocking a 2:18.10 in the 200 freestyle ... Also lowered 500 freestyle PR at conference with a time of 6:09.98 ... Swam a career-best 32.47 in the 50 backstroke at the Mustang Invitational ... Posted a personal-best time of 2:21.56 in the 200 backstroke at the PCSC Championship ... Lowered career-best 50 breaststroke time to 35.20 and 100 breaststroke time to 1:15.75 at the conference championship ... Other season-best flat times include 29.06 (50 free), 1:02.85 (100 free), 1:08.10 (100 back), 50 fly (31.73) and 1:11.74 (100 IM) ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
SOPHOMORE/2012-13: Saw action at the Beach Cup and the PCSC Time Trials ... At the Beach Cup, clocked a 29.73 in the 50 free, a 1:12.14 in the 100 back and a 1:07.08 in the 100 free ... At the PCSC Time Trails, delivered times of 29.96 (50 free), 1:12.44 (100 back) and 1:06.91 (100 free) ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
FRESHMAN/2011-12: Set a personal-record in the 50 freestyle at the PCSC Championships with a time of 28.19 ... Also lowered career-best performance in the 100 freestyle at the conference championships with a time of 1:02.64 ... Finished the 100 backstroke at the league meet in a personal-best time of 1:07.82 ... Other season-best times include 2:23.99 (200 free), 36.94 (50 breast), 1:27.63 (100 breast) and 1:13.17 (100 IM) ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
CLUB: Swam for the Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics swim team from 2003-06 ... Competed and coached for the Covington Swim Team in 2010 and 2011 ... Placed second in the 50 backstroke and fourth in the 50 breaststroke at the League Meet in July of 2011.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Mountain View High School in 2011 ... Was team captain of the swim team as a senior ... Honored with the Spartan (Coach's) Award during her junior season ... Also lettered in volleyball ... Recognized as the American Legion School Award winner, an award that recognizes girls for displaying courage, honor, leadership, scholarship and service ... Completed more than 100 hours of community service within one years' time to win Obama's Bronze Presidential Service Award.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Jim and Bryn Stuebner ... Has three younger siblings, Jake, Bridget and Elizabeth ... Aunt Sue Gaylor played basketball at Dartmouth ... Her cousin, Andrew, played baseball at Kenyon College ... Has an uncle who competed in tennis at Montana ... Member of Pepperdine's Ioata Alpha chapter of Alpha Phi ... Majoring in history ... Member of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society and Phi Eta Sigma National Honors Society ... Enjoys swimming because "it is the ideal sport to showcase personal improvement, while maintaining a `team' identity. It's also a sport that a person can participate in for his or her entire life" ... Chose Pepperdine "because attending a school with Christian values was especially important to me. I love the fact that Pepperdine encourages students to serve the greater community, and that it is an academically rigorous school."
FAVORITES: San Francisco Giants (pro sports team) ... Buster Posey (pro athlete) ... A Walk to Remember (movie) ... Ben Howard (musical artist) ... Pride and Prejudice and the Bible (books) ... Modern Family (TV show) ... Volleyball (sport other than swimming) ... Oranges (food) ... Enjoys being involved in community service projects and University Ministries, hanging out with friends, spending time with family, and reading.