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  Stephanie Sarandos
Stephanie Sarandos

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waukesha, WI

High School:
Kettle Moranie

Height:
5-7

Event:
Backstroke


05/09/2012

Twelve Named to All-ACC Academic Team

The Florida State Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving had 12 athletes achieve All-ACC Academic honors for the 2011-2012 season.

04/27/2012

2011-2012 Season Awards

The Florida State Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams named their end of the season award winners this past weekend.

02/17/2012

In Third After Three

Seven career best swims, three podium performances and one new school record for the Seminoles on the third day of competition.

02/15/2012

`Noles in Fourth

After two relays, the Seminoles are in fourth place.

02/14/2012

It's Prime Time!

The ACC Championships are set to being tomorrow at 6 p.m.

Top Times

100 Back: 54.33

200 Back: 1:54.14

200 IM: 2:00.18

Three-Time NCAA Qualifier

Two-Time NCAA Honorable Mention All-American

Three-Time All-ACC

Two-Time All-ACC Academic Team

CSCAA Scholar Athlete All-American

Two-Time ACC Academic Honor Roll

2011-2012: Finished out her senior season with a fourth place finish in the 200 back at ACC's with a time of 1:55.75...took 12th in the 100 back at 54.65 and was 13th in the 200 IM with a 2:01.18.

2010-11:Placed 28th in the 200 back (1:56.18), 49th in the 200 individual medley (2:02.02) and 54th in the 100 back (56.39) at the NCAA Championships... qualified for the NCAA Championships at the Georgia Tech Last Chance Meet... for the third consecutive year earned All-ACC honors with a third-place finish in the 200 back (1:55.98) at the ACC Championships... also placed 11th in the 100 back (54.86) and 14th in the 200 individual medley (2:02.33) at ACC's... against Alabama finished first in both the 100 back (55.95) and 200 back (1:59.24) and third in the 200 IM (2:05.03)...During the conference match-up against Clemson posted finishes of first in the 100 back (56.66) and first in the 200 back (2:00.05)...In the dual meet with Georgia Tech and UNC-Wilmington claimed first place in the 100 back (56.26), first place in the 200 back (2:00.67), and posted a best time in the 200 IM (2:04.78)...Versus Florida contributed to the upset with a first place finish in the 200 back (1:55.87) and a second place finish in the 100 back (54.83)...At the Georgia Tech Invitational placed third in the 200 back (1:56.61), fifth in the 100 back (54.83), and eighth in the 200 IM (2:02.58)...Brought home two first place finishes in the 100 back (57.02) and the 200 back (2:00.21) versus LSU...In the meet against Miami, FAMU, and FGCU she swept the back events with wins in the 100 (56.32) and 200 (2:00.21) and placed second in the 200 free (1:51.76)...Took first in the 200 IM (2:07.23) against Nova Southeastern...Took first in the 100 back (57.16) and second in the 500 free (5:03.06) in the dual sweep versus Florida Atlantic and Florida International...Had a stellar weekend at the All-Florida Invitational posting finishes of third in the 200 back (2:00.56), fourth in the 100 back (56.78), fifth in the 200 IM 2:05.74, and sixth in the 200 free (1:52.90)... member of the All-ACC Academic team.

2009-10: Had a career best finish at the NCAA Championships of 13th place in the 200 back touching in with a time of 1:54.83... earned ninth place in the 200 individual medley with a best time of 2:00.18, finished 11th in the 100 back with a personal best of 54.33, scored points with a third place finish in the 200 back with another best time of 1:54.14 which also qualified her for the NCAA Championships, and was part of the school record breaking 800 free relay (7:10.13) that took third place at the ACC Championships... won the 100 back (56.60) and 200 back (2:00.19) and placed third in the 200 IM (2:06.39) in the Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech Tri-Meet... was victorious in the 100 back (56.80) and the 200 back (2:01.52) and placed fifth in the 200 IM (2:09.37) against Clemson... earned third in the 100 back (56.76), won the 200 back (2:00.67) and was fourth in the 200 IM (2:08.05) against Virginia... placed third in the 100 back (55.91) and 200 back (1:58.53) and finished fifth in the 200 IM (2:03.93) against the Gators... earned fourth place in the 200 IM (2:03.11) fourth in the 100 back (55.24) and took first in the 200 back (1:57.43) at the Georgia Tech Invite... touched in second in the 100 back (57.01), won the 200 back (1:59.41) and was third in the 200 IM (2:06.27) against LSU... finished fifth in the 100 backstroke (57.43) and 200 backstroke (2:01.87), and eighth in the 200 IM (2:06.96) at the SMU Classic... took first in the 100 back (57.76) and the 200 back (2:02.86) against Florida Gulf Coast and Miami... won the 200 IM (2:06.61) and was seventh in the 500 free (5:12.66) against Florida International... swept the backstroke events with first place finishes in the 100 back (56.93) and the 200 back (2:02.23) against Florida Atlantic... member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2008-09: Finished 37th in the 200 back at the U.S. World Championships Trials... competed in her first career NCAA Championships placing 25th in the 200 back (1:55.35) and 53rd in the 100 back with a personal best time of 54.71... Earned All-ACC honors, broke the school record and qualified for the NCAA Championships with a third-place finish in the 200 back (1:55.18) at the ACC Championships... also finished 12th in the 100 back (54.76) and 14th in the 200 IM (2:01.42) and was part of the school record breaking 800 free relay (7:10.42) at the Championships... touched the wall in fourth position in the 200 back (2:01.14) against Auburn and Texas A&M... placed second in the 100 back (56.55) and 200 back (2:00.35) and finished fourth in the 200 IM (2:06.53) against Clemson... won the 200 back (1:59.46) and finished third in the 100 back (56.78) and 200 IM (2:06.74) at LSU... placed seventh in the 200 back with a NCAA provisional qualifying time of 1:57.23 and also competed in the 100 back (55.72) and 200 IM (2:06.08) at the USA Short Course National Championship ... earned a pair of third-place finishes in the 100 back (57.27) and 200 back (2:01.88) against Florida... finished second in both the 100 back (56.14) and 200 back (1:58.96) against Virginia and Penn St... was victorious in the 200 back (2:01.19) and finished second in the 200 free (1:52.71) against Indian River State College and Florida A&M... touched the wall first in the 100 back (57.27) and 200 back (2:02.96) and placed second in the 200 IM (2:06.84) against Georgia Tech... swept the backstroke events winning the 100 back (56.59) and 200 back (2:00.71) against Alabama... won the 200 back (2:02.65) and 200 IM (2:07.04) against Miami and Florida Gulf Coast... opened the season with her first career collegiate victories in the 100 back (57.54) and 200 back (2:06.39) against Florida Atlantic and Florida International... All-ACC Academic Team member... ACC Academic Honor Roll team member... named a Scholar Athlete All-American by the CSCAA.

High School: Placed 28th in the 200 back (2:15.06) and 42nd in the 100 back (1:03.39) at the U.S. Olympic Trials... qualified for the Olympic Trials in the 200 IM... holds four the Wisconsin state record in five events including the 17-18 100m and 200m backstroke events as well as the 200m IM... holds 15 club team records and was team MVP for three consecutive seasons on the Waukesha Express... qualified for U.S. Junior and Senior Nationals in the 100 and 200 back and placed as high as second in the 200 back at Junior Nationals... member of the Humans Relations Correlation which focused on diversity and equality in schools... made the honor roll in all four years of high school.

Personal: Born on October 19, 1989... majoring in exercise science... her and her brother were adopted at the ages of three and five... daughter of David and Bonnie Sarandos.

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