Women's Swimming

Erika Seagren  
Erika Seagren

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Staatsburg, N.Y.

High School:
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Height:
5-2

Position:
Free/Back


AS A JUNIOR:
  • Specialized in free events for the Saints
  • Enjoyed a great ECAC Championship, swam her best 50 yard free (28.72) and 100 yard free (1:03.61)
  • Swam her best time in the 100 yard back in the MAAC Championships (1:10.44)
  • Swam her best 200 yard free vs. Assumption 1/24 (2:22.57)
AS A SOPHOMORE:
  • Continued to be featured in the Free events for Siena
  • Recorded her best 50 Free times when it counted most in the MAAC (2/14) and ECAC Championships (11/30) with times of 28.78 and 28.94, respectively
  • Also earned top 100 Free times at Championships, 1:03.57 at MAAC
  • Top 100 Back time was earned at MAAC Championships
AS A FRESHMAN:
  • Mainly swam in the free events for Siena
  • Finished sixth in the 50 free against Sacred Heart (28.98)
  • Season high time of 28.79 in the 50 free against Holy Cross
  • Recorded best time in the 100 free against the Crusaders with a time of 1:03.00

BEFORE SIENA:
  • A six-year member of the swim team at Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Team captain as a senior
  • A MHAL All-Academic Team selection, and a member of the Marist Swim Club

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of John and Laura Seagren
  • Has a brother, Ryan, who swims on the club team at Northeastern University
  • Enjoys being a part of student government and lifeguarding in her spare time
  • A biochemistry major who wants to be a dentist
  • Chose Siena for its size and pre-professional programs.

KUETERMAN ON SEAGREN:
    "Erika works hard every day and she is very goal oriented and always has a plan in approaching her races."

GETTING TO KNOW ERIKA SEAGREN:
    Major: Management with a Biology minor
    Twitter handle: @Erika_Seagren
    What I like most about coach: Sense of humor
    My biggest fear:Saga hamburgers
    If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: The Office TV Series
    Most embarrassing moment:My bathing suit ripping while practicing starts freshman year
    Sport/Position I always wanted to try: Open water swimming
    My favorite class at Siena College: Business Law with Dwyer
    Favorite Sports Team: Syracuse Basketball
    Pro Athlete: Andy Murray & Misty May/Kerri Walsh
    Pro Team: Pro sports are weak
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