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Casey Francis
Casey  Francis

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
East Meadow, N.Y.

High School:
Pine Crest

Event:
Free/IM

Birthdate:
02/03/1995

Club:
Express Swimming


02/20/2015

Ackman Leads Lions on Third Day of B1G Championships

Penn State slips to seventh in team standings

02/19/2015

Two More Records Fall on Day 2 of B1G Championships

Penn State remains fifth after two days of competition

01/31/2015

No. 17 Women's Swimming Claims Top Spots at Bucknell

Nittany Lions swim strong in unscored meet hosted by Bucknell

01/17/2015

No. 17 Women's Swimming Pulls Away From Rutgers

Siverling sweeps distance freestyles

01/16/2015

Sweeps Give No. 17 Women's Swimming Lead Over Rutgers

Nittany Lions hold advantage through 10 of 19 events

CAREER BESTS

Event Time Date Site/Opponent
500 Free 4:47.32 2/20/14 Big Ten Championships
1000 Free 10:06.40 2/1/14 St. Bonaventure/Towson Dual
1650 Free 16:24.36 2/22/14 Big Ten Championships
200 Fly 2:01.78 2/22/14 Big Ten Championships

2013-14 (Freshman Year)
Competed in two meets, as well as the Big Ten Championships ... Named an Honorable Mention CSCAA Scholar All-American ... Saw action in the 500 free, 1,000 free, 1,650 free and 200 fly ... Set a personal best time of 4:47.32 in the 500-yard freestyle at the Big Ten Championships (2/20) ... Posted an NCAA "B" qualifying time of 16:24.36 in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the conference championships (2/22).

High School
Swam two seasons for Sacred Heart Academy in New York before spending her final two seasons at the Pine Crest School with head coach Jay Fitzgerald ... Earned All-America honors seven times during her career ... Won the Catholic High School Athletic Association championship in the 200 IM as a freshman and sophomore ... Was a part of the Florida High School Athletic Association district, regional and state championship 200 freestyle relay team as a junior ... Named a Scholastic All-American by US Swimming ... Swam for the Pine Crest Swimming Club ... Owns two club PCSC records ... Qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in the 400 IM ... Is a five-time Junior National qualifier and four time National Qualifier ... Earned an eighth place finish at the 2012 Open Water Nationals in the 5K.

Personal
Full name is Casey Lynn Francis ... Born in Rockville Centre, New York on February 3, 1995 ... Parents are Shelley Francis.

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