Megan Higginbotham
Megan Higginbotham

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cumming, Ga.

High School:
South Forsyth H.S.

Height:
5-5

Event:
Breast/IM


10/04/2011

TCU Women's S&D Prepped for Success in 2011-12

Frogs open year Oct. 7 against Centenary College at the TCU URC

Personal Bests
50 breast - 31.85
100 breast - 1:04.91
200 breast - 2:17.62
200 fly - 2:17.61
200 individual medley - 2:08.41
400 individual medley - 4:24.11

Senior Season (2011-12): Represented the Horned Frogs against New Mexico State, racing in the 200 breast and 200 IM.

Junior Season (2010-11)
: Notched a personal-best in the 400-IM with a 4:24.11 at the MWC Championships ... With that time, she placed 11th overall after qualifying for the consolation finals ... Hit another personal best in the 200-fly at the Cheseapeake Elite Pro-Am Swim Meet when she touched the wall in 2:17.61 ... Seasonal-best 100-breast time was a 1:05.45 at the conference meet ... Added one individual win during the dual season ... Recipient of the Horned Frog Determination Award

Sophomore Season (2009-10): Competed primarily in breaststroke and medley events ... Notched her best 50-breast time of 31.85 at the MWC Championships, best 100-breast time of 1:07.85 against UNLV and best 200-breast time of 2:24.61 at the MWC Swimming Championships ... Touched the wall in 2:12.91 in the 200-IM against North Texas and in 4:33.18 in the 400-IM at the MWC Championships ... Also notched a 2:17.77 in the 200-fly at the Elite Pro-Am Swim Meet

Freshman Season (2008-09): TCU's top returner in the 100- and 200-breaststroke events ... Competed in the 200-breast, 200- and 400-IM at the MWC Championships ... Won the 200-IM (2:13.19) against Air Force ... Earned runner-up honors in the 200-breast against BYU (2:27.59) and at Wyoming (2:29.23) ... Claimed third in the 100-breast against Cougars (1:09.11) and the Cowgirls (1:08.96) ... Turned in her top 200-breast time (2:23.60) to finish fourth against Utah

High School: Was the South Forsyth High School Team MVP in 2006-07 ... Earned All-America honors her sophomore year in the 100-breast event (1:05.64)

Personal: Daughter of Mike and Meloney Higginbotham ... Has two siblings, Madison and Jacob ... Majoring in advertising and public relations



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