Megan Harper medals in the 3-meter board
Michole Timm takes second off the 1-meter springboard
New Mexico has opportunity to rise up the rankings
Divers place top three off 3 meter board at Air Force Invitational
New Mexico improves to 4-3 under Kunio Kono
SOPHOMORE: Finished with the top time in the 100-yard breaststroke for the Lobos with a final time of 1:03.95, her time in the event was also a new school record...also had the fifth fastest time in the 50-yard freestyle...was part of the relay team that broke a school record and turned in an NCAA B-Cut time in the 200-yard medley relay at the 2012 Mountain West conference championships...also finished 18th in the 100-yard breast at the 2012 MW Championships.
FRESHMAN: Had a third place finish in both the 100- and 200-yard breaststroke and was fifth in the 50-yard free for the Lobos.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2010 Graduate of Winston Churchill HS in San Antonio, TX...swam under Coach Mark Jedow...3 x100 Breaststroke District Champion...200 Medley Relay District Champion.... 3 x100 Breaststroke Regional...Five time All-American (4 times in the medley relay, 1 in the individual breaststroke)...swam club for The San Antonio Wave, was a Deerfield Summer League coach in 2010...perfect season in Division B Lone Star summer swim league.
PERSONAL:Born May 12, 1992 in Bethesda, MD...full name is Ashley Taylor Blanchette...daughter of Yonnie and Stephen...hobbies include swimming and playing guitar...favorite food is pizza...has a younger brother Christopher (12)... member of the National Honor Society, 4 time letterwinner, NEISD All-District Athletic Academic Team 2010...intends to major in Interior Design at UNM.