Senior day Saturday against UIC
Student-athletes continue strong work in classroom
Team has high hopes for season
2012-13: Swam in three meets on the year ... was sixth in the 50 free in a win over Wright State in season debut Oct. 26 ... fifth one week later in same event over Wheaton ... sixth in the 50 free one day later in a win over UIC.
2011-12: Swam in two meets on the year, taking eighth in the 50 free Feb. 4 in UWM's lopsided win over Green Bay and posting a season-best time in the same event at Wheaton Nov. 4 ... Horizon League Academic Honor Roll member.
2010-11: Finished third in the 200 freestyle against Grand Valley State University Oct. 15 ... took second in the same event the next day at Valparaiso ... second in the 100 free against Boston College Oct. 22 ... third in the 200 free in UWM's victory over Wright State Oct. 29 ... recorded season-best times in the 50 free and 100 free and a career-best in the 200 free at the Iowa Hawkeye Invitational Dec. 3-5 ... Horizon League Honor Roll member ... earned the team captain's award.
2009-10: Placed 17th in the 100 butterfly, 18th in the 100 freestyle and 20th in the 50 freestyle at the Horizon League Championships ... took seventh in the 50 free and eighth in the 100 free in her first collegiate meet against Wisconsin Oct. 9 ... second in the 50 free and fourth in the 100 fly in win over Wright State Oct. 30 ... second in the 100 free and fourth in the 100 fly at the Stevens Point Border Battle Nov. 13-14 ... second in the 50 free and third in the 100 backstroke in win over Valparaiso Nov. 21 ... third in the 100 free and fifth in the 50 free against Green Bay Feb. 6 ... set season-best times in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly at the Falcon Invitational Dec. 4-5 ... key member of UWM relay teams ... was a member of the 200 freestyle relay team with the top time of season and also of the 200 medley relay team that set a school record at the Horizon League Championships.
High School: Five-time all-conference and six-time all-sectional selection while in high school ... a four-time state qualifier, including in both the 50 and 100 freestyle ... key member of her high school relay teams, helping the 200 free, 400 free and 200 medley relay teams establish school records ... holds five school records overall ... team MVP two times and named most dedicated three seasons ... graduated with high honors and lettered in academics.
Personal: Daughter of Rollie and Rochelle Cardinal ... undecided on a major in school ... career goal is to become a graphic designer or sports psychologist ... most memorable sports experience was swimming at juniors in Florida and breaking the school 50 and 100 freestyle records ... chose UWM because she loved the city and campus and the team felt like a good fit ... has volunteered at homeless shelters and blood drives ... born Sept. 23, 1990.