JUNIOR (2006-07): Posted the third-fastest individual time on the team in the 200-fly (2:11.60)... took the top spot in the 200-free at the season opener against McMurry... competed in all 15 meets for the Horned Frogs... medalist in seven events on the season... placed 19th out of 56 swimmers in the 500-free and 24th out of 73 competitors in the 200-IM at the UNLV Invite... competed in the 200-fly and 1650-free at the MWC Championship.
SOPHOMORE (2005-06) - Participated in the 1650-free at the Mountain West Conference Championships...won the 500-free event (5:14.99) against North Texas and Incarnate Word...took part in six events during the season...earned the team's Academic Award.
FRESHMAN (2004-2005) - Competed in three events at the Conference USA Championships... finished 11th in the 1650-free (17:37.07), 13th in the 200-fly (2:11.21) and 17th in the 400-IM (4:39.24)... was named the team's "Unselfish Team Player"... also received the team's "small star" award... Conference USA Honor Roll.
High School - Four-year all-state selection in 400-free, 400-free relay and 200-medley relay... all-state as a senior in the 200-IM... also excelled at water polo, earning three all-state and two All-America honors.
Personal - Michelle Pottenger is the daughter of Jeff and Lois Pottenger... twin sister, Maribeth, is also a senior on the TCU swimming and diving team... sister, Stephanie, plays water polo at the University of Hawaii... majoring in movement science with a minor in psychology.