Free / IM / Fly
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).
PREP & PERSONAL:
• 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.