2017-18 Women's Swimming & Diving

Sam Milewski

Sam Milewski

  • Event(s)
    Freestyle
  • Height
    5-4
  • Class
    Freshman
  • Hometown
    Scottsdale, Ariz.
  • High School
    Arcadia

Biography

Academic Notes: Majoring in biomedical science...WAC All-Academic selection and Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient in 2018.

2017-18 (Freshman): Totaled one gold medal with three All-WAC first team honors and one second team honor at WAC Championships...Swam in 200, 500 and 1650 freestyle and 800 freestyle relay at the WAC Championships...Swam the third leg of the 800 Free Relay team that won gold with a time of 7:17.94...Finished third in the 500 Free with a season-best time of 4:52.51...Finished third in the 1650 Free with a season-best time of 16:39.34...Finished sixth in the 200 Free with a season-best time of 1:51.28...Recorded a season-best time of 53.56 in the 100 Free versus Arizona...Placed 18th in the 1650 Free at the Texas Invitational...Totaled 17 top-three finishes with two individual wins and one relay win during the season.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Arcadia HS...Placed second at the Division II State Championships in both the 200 freestyle (1:52.19) and 500 freestyle (4:56.25) as a senior…Also swam on team’s runner-up 200 and 400 medley relay teams…Helped team placed second in the state…Swam at the state championships all four years…Part of school record 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay teams…Also swam for Scottsdale Aquatic Club team…4.0 high school GPA…USA Swimming Scholastic All-American…AIA Scholar-Athlete Award recipient…National Society of High School Scholars…Member of high’s International Club.

Personal: Samantha Rose Milewski was born May 6 in Mesa, Ariz....Daughter of Mike and Courtney Milewski…One younger sister, Patricia…Lists most exciting event as going on an exchange trip to China…Chose NAU because of the amazing coaching staff, great team environment and biology program and the beautiful campus.