UND Roster

2019-20 Swimming and Diving Roster

Reilly Lanigan

Free / IM / Fly

Class Senior
Hometown Lake Forest, Ill.
High School Lake Forest

As A Senior (2019-20)

  • Placed third in the 500-yard Freestyle (5:00.88).  Participated in the 1000-yard Freestyle (10:17.58).  Participated in the 400-yard Freestyle Relay with Katie Smith, Elizabeth Fry, and Madeline LaPorte (3:35.91) vs. Florida State.
  • Participated in the 1000-yard Freestyle (10:26.49).  Participated in the 200-yard Backstroke (2:05.41).  Participated in the 400-yard Freestyle Relay with Elizabeth Fry, Lindsay Stone, and Madeline Laporte (3:37.78) vs. Kentucky and IU.
  • Participated in the 200-yard Freestyle (1:53.58).  Participated in the 200-yard Backstroke (2:03.57).  Participated in the 400-yard Freestyle Relay with Sydney Winters, Katie Smith, and Lindsay Stone (3:35.51) vs. Purdue.

As A Junor (2018-2019):

  • Interned at Goldman Sachs with the Derivatives group in the investment banking division

As A Sophomore (2017-18):

•    Opened the season with a fourth place finish in the 1000 freestyle (10:15.78) in the dual meet with No. 9 Louisville.
•    Against Georgia Tech, placed second in both the 500 free (4:59.76) and the 1000 freestyle (10:12.06).
•    Claimed fourth in the 1000 freestyle (10:21.69) at the tri-dual with Illinois and Iowa.?
•    Against No. 25 Florida State, finished fourth in both the 500 Y freestyle (5:02.08) and the 1000 Y freestyle (10:17.46).
•    Placed fourth in the 200 Y freestyle (1:54.87) against Ball State and Green Bay.?
•    Earned a trip to the 2018 ACC Championships where she swam the fastest 1650 freestyle (16:38.90) of her career.

As A Freshman (2016-17):

•    Had an excellent start to her Notre Dame career, placing first in both the 400 L freestyle (4:32.24) and the 500 freestyle (5:02.73) against Michigan State and Iowa.
•    Placed second in the 200 freestyle (1:52.56) against Indiana State and Oakland.
•    Against Georgia Tech and Emory, finished second in the 500 freestyle (4:55.07).
•    Claimed second in the 500 freestyle (4:57.85) against Miami (Fla.), Purdue, and Rutgers.
•    At the dual meet with Louisville, placed third in the 500 freestyle (4:58.51).
•    Finished third in both the 1000 freestyle (10:22.27) and the 200 backstroke (2:06.71).
•    Competed in the 2017 ACC Championships where she swam her fastest 200 backstroke of the season (2:00.08).


•    Three time state finalist in 200 IM and 100 butterfly, two-time finalist in the 200 and 400 freestyle relay events.
•    Set Illinois state age group records in the 200 IM (13-14 age group) and 50 butterfly (11-12 age group).
•    Finalist in the 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle at the 2014 Winter Junior Nationals.
•    Swam at Lake Forest High School and with Patriot Aquatic Club all four years.
•    Earned four varsity letters in swimming and also played junior varsity women’s lacrosse as a freshman and sophomore.
•    In freshman season, was a state finalist in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly.
•    Earned All American honors and was voted high school team MVP.
•    Swam in winning 800 freestyle relay lineup with club team in 2013 and 2014 at the Winter Junior National Championships, setting a meet record.
•    In sophomore and junior seasons, was state finalist in 200 IM, 100 butterfly and 200 and 400 freestyle relays.
•    Set school record as a sophomore in all four events.
•    Repeated as All American and team MVP both seasons.
•    Named team captain at start of senior year.
•    With club team, qualified for 2015 NCSA All Star team and competed at the Irish Long Course Championships in Dublin, Ireland, representing the United States.
•    Also won at the 2015 Illinois Senior State High Point meet.
•    Is sixth member of her family to attend Notre Dame.
•    Middle child of Patrick and Kelly Lanigan.
•    Mother Kelly (Quinn) Lanigan swam for the Irish under former head coach Tim Welsh and was a captain her senior year (1988-89).
•    Has one younger brother, Luke, and one sister, Caitlin.