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MEET THE TIGERS

MELANIE

ROBERTS Senior Breast/IM 5-7 Rochester, N.Y. Cardinal Gibbons HS All-American Two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll Two-time CSCAA Academic All-American Junior Season (2009-10) Qualified for the 200 fly consolation final at the 2010 SEC Championships … Finished 12th overall in the event in a time of 2:00.11, which was third-best on the team … Also competed in the 200 IM and 400 IM … Was 25th in the 200 IM (2:03.26) and 23rd in the 400 IM (4:21.89) … Recorded a third-place finish in the 200 fly at Texas in a time of 2:02.42 … Finished sixth in the 200 IM against the Longhorns … Picked up a fourthplace finish in the 100 breast against Georgia. Sophomore Season (2008-09) Competed at the 2009 USA Swimming National Championships in the 100m breast, 200m breast, 100m fly, 200m fly and 200m IM … In the breaststroke events, she took 40th in the 100m (1:13.01 and 46th in the 200m (2:41.78) … Swam to a 36th-place finish in the 100m fly in 1:01.39, a 30th-place finish in the 200m fly (2:16.51) and was 46th overall in the 200 IM (2:19.70) … Qualified for the 2009 NCAA Championships and finished 35th in the 100 bresat (1:01.43) and 37th in the 200 breast (2:13.03 … Swam in three individual events for Auburn at the 2009 SEC Championships … Was fifth in the 100 breast in a time of 1:00.55, which ranks fifth all-time at Auburn … Her time of 1:58.39 in the 200 IM was good for seventh place and sixth all-time at school history … Qualified for the consolation final in the 200 breast and took ninth in a career-best time of 2:12.66.

Roberts’ Top Times Short-Course Yards 50 free ...............................................25.93 100 free ............................................55.03 500 free ........................................5:07.96 100 breast....................................1:00.55 200 breast....................................2:12.83 100 fly ...............................................53.95 200 fly ...........................................1:59.96 200 IM ...........................................1:58.39 400 IM ...........................................4:15.35

Long-Course Meters 100 breast....................................1:09.68 200 breast....................................2:31.85 100 fly ...........................................1:01.10 200 fly ...........................................2:16.51 200 IM ...........................................2:17.45 400 IM ...........................................5:04.97

Freshman Season (2007-08) Competed at the 2008 United State Olympic Trials in the 100m breast and 200m breast … Swam to a 19th-place finish in the prelims of the 100m breast (1:10.16) and a 73rd-place finish in the 200 breast (2:38.57) … At the 2008 NCAA Championships, she earned All-America honorable mention in the 100 breast and 200 breast where she finished 12th and 16th, respectively … Also finished 23rd in the 200 IM (1:59.73) … Swam in the championship finals of the 100 breast and 200 IM at the 2008 SEC Championships … Took sixth in the 100 breast (1:02.22) and sixth in the 200 IM (2:00.71) … Swam in the consolation finals of the 200 breast, finishing ninth in 2:15.17. High School Competed in the 100m breast, 200m breast, 200m fly and 200m IM at the 2007 USA Swimming Senior National Championships … Finished ninth in the 100m breast in 1:10.01 … Made the U.S. National Team for the Japan International Grand Prix, competing in the 100m breast, 200m breast, 100m fly and 200m IM. Personal Full name is Melanie Katherine Roberts … Parents are Rebecca and Charlie Roberts … Has one brother, Jon … He is a former Auburn swimmer and also swam at Minnesota … Father Charlie swam collegiately at Iowa … Majoring in exercise science.

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2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide  

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide  

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide

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