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Sixteen graduates this weekend include student-athletes from 12 teams
Nittany Lions place seventh
Ackman continues to lead Nittany Lions
Nittany Lions rank fourth after two days
Nittany Lions complete Day 1 of Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships
|50 Free||23.00||12/5/14||Georgia Invite
|100 Free||50.99||2/20/16||Big Ten Championships
|200 Free||1:54.28||2/9/14||Ohio State Invite|
|100 Back||55.00||12/6/14||Georgia Fall Invite
|200 Back||2:03.13||12/6/15||Georgia Fall Invite|
2015-16 (Senior Year)
Competed in nine meets, including the Big Ten Championships, primarily in the freestyle and backstroke … Ranked third on the team in the 100 backstroke with a season best 55.11 at the Georgia Fall Invitational (12/5) … Also swam a season-best in the 200 back of 2:03.13 … Swam a personal best in the 100 free (50.99) and a season best in the 50 free (23.64) at the Big Ten Championships.
2014-15 (Junior Year)
Swam in eight meets primarily competing in the 50 freestyle and 100 backstroke … Ranked in the top five on the team in both events … Achieved an NCAA ‘B’ cut time of 55.00 in the 100 back at the Georgia Fall Invitational (12/6) … Also swam a personal-best 23.00 in the 50 free at the same meet … Led off 200 medley relay team that placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships in a season-best and NCAA ‘B’ cut time of 1:38.11 … Led off McCoy Natatorium pool record effort in the 200 medley relay (1:41.48) in Michigan/Virginia tri-meet (11/8).
Participated in four meets ... Had her best performance at the Ohio State Invite (2/8-9), taking gold in three events, while setting personal-best marks in all three ... Topped the field in the 50 free with a mark of 23.58 ... Touched the wall in 51.53 in the 100 free for first place ... Saw her only action of the season in the 200 free and came out on top with a time of 1:54.28 ... Put together a season-best time of 57.56 in the 100 back at the Ohio State Invite ... Also competed in the St. Bonaventure/Towson tri-meet (2/1), the Villanova Dual (1/17) and the West Virginia Dual (10/18).
2012-2013 (Freshman Year)
Competed in seven meets during the season ... Swam the 50 free, 100 free and 100 back at the Big Ten Championships ... Recorded personal-bests in all three of her events at the Big Ten Championships (2/21-2/23), touching the wall in 23.95 in the 50 free, 52.92 in the 100 free and 56.93 in the 100 back.
Lettered all four years at North Allegheny High School for head coach Corky Semler ... Was named team captain during her senior season ... Set the NAHS school record in the 500 & 100 freestyle events, 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay ... Also lettered in water polo ... Earned All-America honors as goalie her junior season ... Was a two-time all-state honoree in water polo ... Swam for the Allegheny North Swim Club.
Full name is Allie Lorraine Pennetti ... Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on May 17, 1994 ... Mother is Laurie Pennetti ... Has one brother, Jack, and two sisters, Jill and Maria.