Karli Alsop
Karli Alsop
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomington, Ind.

High School:
Bloomington North HS

Height:
5-2

Event:
Backstroke/IM

Experience:
3L

2008-09 (Junior): Recorded personal best times at the Appalacian Conference Championships on Feb. 20, in the 100 backstroke (1:03.74), 200 backstroke (2:16.03) and 400 IM (4:52.38). Her top time in the 200 IM was 2:20.29 and was recorded at the C-USA Championships on Feb. 25.

2007-08 (Sophomore): Had the team's fourth best time in the 1000 free with a mark of 11:05.49 against Ashland ... Set multiple season bests at the Miami Invitational with a 28:56 in the 50-yard, 27.52 in the 100 free and a 2:03.22 in the 200 ... Was seventh on the team in the 400 IM with a time of 4:53.22 at Miami.

2006-07 (Freshman): Was top-five on the team in both the 200 and 400 IM ... Recorded season best personal times of 2:15.76 in the 200 IM against Xavier and 4:45.42 in the 400 IM at the Miami Invitational... Finished second in the 200 IM against Xavier ...Was third-place in the 100 freestyle versus Youngstown State.

Prior to Marshall: Lettered four seasons at Bloomington High School North for head coaches Jennifer Minto and Greg Gwinn...Qualified for finals at the sectional level in two individual events each year...Won sectional title in the 200-yard IM in 2006 and placed third in the 100-yard backstroke...Finished second in the 100-yard backstroke and fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke in 2005...Was named the Most Improved Swimmer at Bloomington North in 2004 and 2005 and was given the Iron Woman Award by the Bloomington North boys' coach...Was named team MVP during her senior season.

Personal: Born Nov. 30, 1987...Daughter of Tom and Lisa Alsop...Has a younger brother, Taylor (16), who is a swimmer at Bloomington North...Her mother was a former cheerleader at Indiana University...Undecided on a major.