Ashley McIlvain
Ashley McIlvain
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brentwood, Tenn.

High School:
Brentwood HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Distance/Breast

Experience:
3L

2006-07 (Junior):Led the squad in the 1000-yard and 1650-yard freestyle events ... Time of 10:28.02 in the 100-yard freestyle against Ohio ranked third on the Marshall all-time list and broke her previous best in the event ...Set a new PR n the 400 IM with a 2:29.15 at the C-USA Championships...Won the 1000-yard freestyle event against Xavier ... Won the1650 free against Youngstown state ... Finished third in the 1650 free at WKU.

2005-06 (Sophomore): Her season- and career-best time of 17:32.08 in the 1650-yard freestyle at the Miami Invitational is the fifth-best time in program history...Was victorious in the 1000-yard freestyle at Duquesne with a time of 10:30.58, finishing an impressive 18 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher...Captured the 500-yard freestyle at Duquesne in a time of 5:11.43...Finished ninth in the 500-yard freestyle finals at the Miami Invitational with a time of 5:11.04 and had a season-best time of 5:06.49 in the prelims...Finished second in the 1000-yard freestyle at Ohio with a season-best time of 10:28.46...Member of the 800-yard freestyle relay team that finished sixth at the Conference USA Championships with a season-best time of 7:37.98.

2004-05 (Freshman): Finished second and third in the 200-yard freestyle against Radford/Youngstown State and Toledo, respectively...Finished second in the 500-yard freestyle (5:10.52) against WVU/Xavier...Finished in the top five six times in the 1000-yard freestyle...Had a pair of top three finishes in the 1650-yard freestyle...Member of 800-yard freestyle relay that finished first at the Doug Coers Invitational and against Akron.

High School: Finished in the top-eight in the 100-yard breaststroke during her senior season...Placed in top-16 in the 500-yard freestyle...Placed second in the 200-yard freestyle and 400-yard freestyle relay during freshman season...Swam for Nashville Aquatic Club...Finished in the top-eight in 400- and 800-yard freestyle as well as the mile and 200-yard breaststroke in the club championship meet in 2004.

Personal: Full name is Ashley Gordon McIlvain...Born on September 23, 1985...Daughter of Andrew and Dona McIlvain...Mother swam for Furman University...Has one sister, Lindsay (18) and a brother, Drew (16)...Majoring in education.