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    Erin Lamb
    Erin Lamb
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Naperville, Ill.

    High School:
    Naperville Central

    Event:
    Free/Back

    07/10/2013

    43 Illini Honored as Big Ten Distinguished Scholars

    Student-Athletes with GPAs of 3.7 or Higher Earn Special Recognition

    03/27/2013

    Illinois Collects 52 Academic All-Big Ten Selections

    52 Illini Honored By Conference for Second Time This Year

    03/27/2013

    Illinois Collects 52 Academic All-Big Ten Selections

    52 Illini Honored By Conference for Second Time This Year

    02/23/2013

    Illini Conclude Big Ten Championships

    Orange and Blue tie Michigan State for 11th

    02/20/2013

    Illini Begin Action at Big Ten Championships

    Break two school records

    Junior 2011-12 - Posted season bests in the 100 free (51.85) and 200 free (1:51.87) at the TYR Invite and 50 free (23.92) at the Big Ten Championships ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award recipient ... Earned the team's Student-Athlete award for maintaining the highest grade point average among junior swimmers and divers ... Honorable Mention Scholar-All American by CSCAA.

    Sophomore 2010-11 - Led the Illini with eight first-place finishes on the season -- three in the 50 free, two in the 100 and 200 free and one in the 200 back ... Tallied a season-high three wins in the tri-meet against Michigan State and Southern Illinois, claiming first in the 200 free (1:53.00), 50 free (24.30) and 100 free (52.21) ... Captured two wins in the season opener against Nebraska, finishing first in both the 200 free (1:53.67) and 100 free (52.56) ... Recorded three personal bests at the Hawkeye Invite -- 100 free (51.61), 200 free (1:50.93) and 100 back (58.72) ... Led the team in the 50 free (23.60) and became the 10th-fastest individual to swim the 50 free in school history with her personal-best performance at the Big Ten Championships ... Earned Athlete of the Year accolades at the team awards banquet ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Honorable Mention Scholar-All American by CSCAA.

    Freshman 2009-10 - Swam in every dual meet for the Illini during her debut season ... Earned a pair of second-place finishes against Illinois State in the 100 back (1:00.74) and 200 back (2:09.08), recording career-best times in both events ... Clocked career-best times at the Big Ten Championships in the 50 free (23.65), 100 free (51.65 - relay lead-off time), and 200 free (1:51.60) and became the 10th fastest individual to swim the 50 free in school history ... Earned the team's Student-Athlete award for maintaining the highest grade point average among freshman swimmers and divers.

    High School - Earned four varsity letters in swimming and one in water polo at Naperville Central High School ... Named to all-state and all-conference teams in 2006-08 ... Five-time All-American ... Voted Naperville Sun MVP in swimming ... Academic All-America swimmer in 2007 ... Four-time state-qualifier ... Placed second in the 200 free and eighth in the 100 free at the IHSA State Meet in 2008 .. Team won the state championships in 2005 ... Recipient of the Red and White leadership award ... Member of the National Honor Society.

    Personal - Born Aug. 23, 1991 ... Parents are Don and Ann Lamb ... Father is an audiologist and mother is a teacher ... Has a younger brother, Conner ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Lists biggest thrill in sports as winning a close race ... Enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to music and relaxing.

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