Swimming & Diving

Alyssa Busch
Alyssa Busch

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
East Moline, Ill.

High School:
United Township

Height:
5-9

Event:
Back/Fly

Major:
Undeclared



02/22/2013

Oakland Breaks Records on Day Three of Summit League Championships

Sandra Czerska and Tricia Grant both broke league records

02/20/2013

Oakland Breaks Relay Record at Swimming and Diving Championships

The Golden Grizzlies won all four relays on the opening night of The Summit League Championships.

01/19/2013

Oakland Men Finish First at Cincinnati Tri-Meet, Women Second

Anders Jensen won two individual events and a relay on the day.

01/12/2013

Oakland Captures Dual Meet Victories over Cleveland State, Xavier

Vanessza Balogh won three individual events.

01/11/2013

Oakland Women Swim Past Zips 171-122

The Golden Grizzlies had six individual winners.

01/20/2012

OU Swimming and Diving Hosts Quad Meet

The OU men's and women's swimming and diving teams hosted Cincinnati, Ashland and Kenyon College in day one of action.

2012-13:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Finished runner-up in the 100 back with an NCAA 'B' qualifying time of 54.74
▪ Earned runner-up finish in the 200 back with an NCAA 'B' qualifying time of 1:58.14
▪ Member of championship 200 medley relay team that set a Summit League record
▪ Finished fourth in the 200 IM
▪ Swam on championship 400 medley relay team

2011-12:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Defended her 100-yard backstroke title with a time of 55.11, good for an NCAA 'B' qualifying time and won the 200-yard backstroke title
▪ Swam on Championship 400-yard medley relay team that broke the pool record and the championship 200-yard medley relay team
▪ Finished seventh in the 200-yard IM
▪ Earned an NCAA 'B' qualifying time in the 200-back at the EMU Swim and Dive Invitational (Dec. 2)
▪ Mid-Major All-America Honorable Mention selection
▪ Earned Summit League Women's Athlete of the Week on Dec. 6

2010-11:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won the 100-yard backstroke (55.24, 2nd fastest in OU history) and swam on the championship 200 freestyle and 200 and 400 medley relays
▪ Won the consolation final in the 200 back with the second fastest time in school history at 2:00.67
▪ Runner-up in the 200 individual medley

2009-10:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Runner-up in the 100 and 200-yard backstroke events (55.85, 2:03.41)
▪ Those times rank third and sixth fastest in OU history
▪ Was fourth in the 200 IM

High School
▪ Earned four letters for coach Dave Busch
▪ Four-time sectional champion in the 100 back
▪ Three-time All-State and a two-time all-american
▪ Lettered in basketball and softball

Personal
Parents: Susan and David Busch

Busch's Career Bests
50 Free
- 24.48, Miami Invitational, 12/2/10
100 Free - 53.53, Miami Invitational, 12/2/10
100 Back- 54.74, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13
200 Back- 1:58.14, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13
200 IM - 2:04.58, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13

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