Tara Sullivan
Tara Sullivan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pearland, Texas

High School:
Pearland

Height:
5-6

Event:
Sprints/Free


SENIOR (2006-07): Led the team in the 200-free (1:51.89)... posted the second-best individual time in the 100-free (52.51) and the third-best mark in the 500-free (5:04.74)... recorded five event wins on the season... earned All-MWC honors in the 200-free after a fifth-place showing at the MWC Championship... tallied 15 top-three finishes... double event winner against San Diego State and Centenary and at New Mexico... recorded a third-place showing in the 200-free at the UNLV Invite... also placed eighth in the 500-free out of 56 competitors and 16th out of 114 swimmers in the 50-free... member of the fastest 200-free relay (1:35.32), 400-free relay (3:28.40) and 800-free relay (7:33.29) teams... contributed to six relay victories on the season... named the TCU Female Athlete of the Week on Nov. 19.

JUNIOR (2005-06) - Earned second-team All-Mountain West Conference honors for the 800-free relay...took part in the 800-free relay team that recorded the second-best time in TCU history (7:30.04)...participated in the 400-free relay team that placed the fourth-best time in school history (3:28.01)...won the 200-free event (1:56.57) against North Texas and Incarnate Word...recipient of the team's Academic Award.

SOPHOMORE (2004-2005) - Earned one all-conference honor at the C-USA Championships... claimed the gold medal as a member of the 800-free relay that set both meet and school records with a time of 7:25.96... narrowly missed earning all-conference recognition in the 200-free, as she came in fourth in 1:51.94... also finished 12th in the 500-free (5:02.37) and 13th in the 100-free (52.29)... received the team's "small star" award... Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient.

FRESHMAN (2003-2004) - All-C-USA honoree in three events... member of the 400-free relay (3:25.36) that established school and meet records at the C-USA Championships... also was a member of the winning 800-free relay (7:32.38)... individually, placed second in the 200-free (1:52.09), fifth in the 100-free (51.84) and ninth in the 500-free (5:00.96)... swam in three events at the Texas Invitational, placing 12th in the 100-meter free in 58.79... academic award... earned the Unselfish Team Player award.

High School - Three-time all-state selection... second team all-state as a freshman... holds every Pearland school record... team MVP all four years... team captain senior year... National and Spanish Honor Society... graduated with honors.

Personal - Tara Sullivan is the daughter of Debbie and William Sullivan... nursing major.

Top Times
50-free--24.01
100-free--51.84
200-free--1:51.89


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