Swimmers account for nine of the honorees
Panthers dominate podium on final day to win second-straight crown
Milwaukee breaks relay, freshman record with another strong showing at league championships
Abbas tops freshman record in 500 free
200 free relay record falls in opening event
2012-13: Had an impressive showing at the Horizon League Championships, taking third in the 100 freestyle, seventh in the 50 free and winning the consolation finals of the 200 free ... season-best times in all three events at that meet ... also helped the 200 free and 400 free relay teams break the UWM record with First-Team All-Horizon League honors at the league meet ... was also part of the school-record breaking 800 free relay and the 400 medley relay that took second at the league championships ... took fifth in the 50 and 200 free and seventh in the 100 free in the season opener at Wisconsin Oct. 12 ... one week later, won the 500 free and was runner-up in the 200 free in a win over Grand Valley State ... took the top spot in the 500 free in a win over Wheaton Nov. 2 ... third in both 200 and 500 free one day later and also helped break the Klotsche Natatorium record in the 200 medley relay over UIC ... won the 50 free and was runner-up in the 100 free against Chicago Jan. 19 ... third in the 100 and 200 free in a big win over Green Bay Feb. 2 ... also swam the 100 fly once on the year ... in all, posted an impressive 19 top-five finishes on the season, including three wins ... named to the Academic All-League Team.
2011-12: Had a strong freshman campaign, taking seventh in the 100 and 200 free and 12th in the 500 free en route to a team title at the Horizon League Championships ... time in the 200 free at the league meet was a freshman record ... took fifth in the 100 free and sixth in the 200 free in collegiate debut against Wisconsin Oct. 7 ... took third in both events one week later in a win over Grand Valley State Oct. 15 ... was second in the 100 free and third in the 200 free in a win over Wright State Oct. 29 ... finished fourth in the 200 free, ninth in the 50 free and 11th in the 100 free at the Stevens Point Border Battle Nov. 11-12 ... won the 200 free in a team win over Carthage Jan. 14 ... topped the field in the 500 free and took second in the 50 free at Western Illinois Jan. 28 ... placed fifth in the 200 free and seventh in the 100 free in a win over Green Bay Feb. 4.
High School Won sectional and conference titles in the 200 freestyle, 100 freestyle and as a member of the 200 freestyle relay team ... was also the sectional champ in the 100 free her junior year ... also swims for the Can-Y-Cuda YMCA swim team, where she has set six team records over her career and qualified for the National Championship swim meet her sophomore, junior and senior years ... qualified for the state meet her junior and senior seasons and is an Illinois State Scholar and member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Brian and Susan Yontz ... chose UWM because she loved the team, coaches, campus and city of Milwaukee ... majoring in actuarial science ... swam with Canton YMCA Barracudas for 11 years ... lists participating at YMCA Nationals in Fort Lauderdale, Fl. for three years as most memorable sports experience ... was class valedictorian and an academic all-conference member in high school ... born Aug. 15, 1993.