Madison Aranda
Madison Aranda
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Missouri City, Texas
High School: Ridge Point
Major: Nursing
Events: Butterfly/Free

2016-17 (Junior): At the Horizon League Championships was sixth in the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:05.33...had a time of 2:02.76 in the prelims...finished seventh in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 17:26.08 at the HL Championships...placed 12th in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:02.58 at the HL meet...was part of the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay teams...won the 1,000-yard freestyle, 200-yard butterfly and 500-yard freestyle against St. Bonaventure...won the 500 free against Oakland...against Niagara won the 200 butterfly and the 500 freestyle...won the 500 free and 1,000 free vs. Duquesne...was second in the 500 free at the Magnus Cup with a time of 4:58.21...finished sixth at the Magnus Cup with a time of 17:16.19 in the 1,650 free...won the 1,000 free against Cleveland State...took first in the 100 fly against Bowling Green...earned her third letter.

2015-16 (Sophomore): With a time of 2:03.30, finished fifth in the 200-yard butterfly at the Horizon League Championships...finished sixth in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 17:11.36 at the HL Championships...placed seventh in the 500-yard freestyle at the Horizon League Championships clocking in at 4:58.16...set a school record in the 200 fly of 2:02.60 in the prelims...was a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay,  400-yard medley relay, and 400-yard freestyle relay at the HL meet...finshed first againt Saint Francis in the 1,000-yard freestyle and 200-yard butterfly...against Akron, won the 500 free clocking in at 5:04.17, the 1,650 free timed at 17:37.52 and the 400 IM clocking in at 4:36.49...against Niagara finished first in the 1,650 free clocking in a 17:35.54, the 100 yard free at 54.21 seconds and the 500-yard freestyle timed at 5:15.60...won the 100-yard free, 200-yard free, and the 400 IM against St. Bonaventure...placed third in three events at the Magnus Cup Invitational - 500-yard freestyle timed at 4:59.20, 200-yard butterfly clocking in at 2:04.00 and the 1,650-yard freestyle at 17:17.04...set a school record in the 400 IM timed at 4:31.20 at the Magnus Cup on Nov. 22...earned her second letter.

2014-15 (Freshman): Had three top-five individual finishes at the Horizon League Championships...during the year, won 15 events and set three school records...set a school record and placed second in the 1,000-yard freestyle at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 10:05.10...placed fourth in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the Horizon League Championships with a personal-best time of 17:09.64...swam a personal-best in the 200-yard freestyle at the HL Championships with a time of 1:52.80 to finish fifth...was part of the 200-yard freestyle relay to set a school record and finished fifth at the HL Championships...had a person-best time in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:56.27 at the HL Championships...swam a personal best in the 100-yard fly with a time of 58.57 seconds...achieved a personal-best time in the 200-yard fly at 2:06.12...swam a personal-best in the 400-yard individual medley with a time of 4:32.79...earned her first letter.

High School: Placed in the top 10 at the Texas Class 4A State Championships as a junior and senior...was fourth as a junior in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 58.15 seconds...as a senior, placed seventh in the 100 fly and ninth in the 500 freestyle...same on the medley-relay squad and on the 400-free relay...as a senior, was a five-event TISCA selection...earned honors in the 500 free (5:04.41), the 100 butterfly (57.48 seconds), the 100 free (54.19 seconds), the 200-yard medley relay and 400-yard free relay...ranked as the best overall swimmer in freshman, junior and senior years...was a team captain as a senior...coach was Steven Fall.

Personal: Parents are Joe and Paige Aranda...has a brother, Anthony, who is also a swimmer...major is nursing...is a 2017-18 recipient of the Penguin Athletic Scholarship.