Amanda Dunnigan
Amanda Dunnigan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bel Air, Md.

High School:
C. Milton Wright

Height:
5-5

Event:
Breaststroke/IM


2007-08 - Secured three NCAA `B' cuts...Had Carolina's best times in the 200 and 400 IM...Swam a 2:02.91 in the 200 IM at the SEC Championships, just a hair behind her personal best, scoring a point for a 16th-place finish...Got five points for Carolina and a `B' cut with a 4:19.88 in the 400 IM at the SEC meet...Helped the 800 free relay team to a `B' cut with a 7:19.20...Cut more than a second off her personal best in the 100 breast with a 1:05.83...Equaled Carolina's top time in the 200 breast with a 2:19.17...Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2006-07 - Posted USC's top time in the 500 free (4:58.55), 400 IM (4:18.28) and 200 breast (2:16.55) ... Competed at SECs, posting career-best marks in the 200 IM (2:02.1) and 200 breaststroke (2:16.55) events ... Also competed in the 1000 free (10:17.55), posting a career-best time against intrastate rival Clemson ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2005-06 - SEC Championships participant ... Swam the 200 and 400 IM's ... One of South Carolina's leading IM swimmers ... Recorded a season best 2:03.06 in the 200 IM at SEC Championships where she finished 13th ... Also swam her season-best time of 4:19.19 in the 400 IM at the Championships ... Led the Gamecocks in the 400 IM ... Recorded a time of 1:06.90 in the 100 breaststroke at the Clemson meet for her career best ... Clocked a time of 2:18.40 in the 200 breaststroke for a season best and was the second-best time on the team for the season.

PRE-COLLEGE - Scholastic All-American ... Earned Presidential Award for academic excellence and also an honor roll recipient ... Competed at U.S. Senior Nationals and finished in sixth place in 400 individual medley.

PERSONAL - Full name is Amanda Marie Dunnigan ... Daughter of John and Terri Dunnigan ... Born on October 8, 1987 ... Major is early childhood education.

Dunnigan's Top Times

500 freestyle 4:58.85
1000 freestyle 10:17.55
200 IM 2:02.17
400 IM 4:18.28
100 breaststroke 1:05.83
200 breaststroke 2:16.55