Kollanus, Jurek each earned seven top-3 finishes at conference championships
Hardie named Most Outstanding Swimmer while head coach Rick Simpson named Women's Coach of the Year
Women continue to build first-place lead
Women's team takes first in 200 medley relay, 800 freestyle relay
Villanova to host conference championships
100 Breaststroke - 57.62 (2014 BIG EAST Championships)
200 Breaststroke - 2:05.63 (2014 BIG EAST Championships)
200 IM - 1:55.75 (2014 BIG EAST Championships)
400 IM - 4:16.49
2014-15: Swam in 11 meets on the year … Primarily swam in the 100 and 200 breaststrokes and the breaststroke portions of the 200 and400 medley relays … Competed in two finals events at the BIG EAST Championships including the 100 and 200 breaststrokes … Appeared in 37 events on the season with 23 top-five finishes including three second-place marks and four third-place finishes.
2013-14: Named to the All-BIG EAST Team ... Competed in five events at the BIG EAST Championship including the 200 IM; finished fourth in the 200 breaststroke (2:05.63), fifth in the 100 breaststroke (57.69) and swam legs in the fourth-place 200 medley relay (1:33.34) and third-place 400 medley relay (3:23.13) finishes in Sewell, N.J. for a fourth-place overall finish in the conference tournament ... Finished third in the 400 IM (4:24.93) and swam a leg in the third-place 200 medley relay (1:35.81) finish at Pittsburgh ... Placed second in the 200 IM (2:04.67) and swam a leg in the 200 medley relay (1:36.47) win at home against Providence ... Finished second in the 200 IM (2:06.23) and fourth in the 100 breaststroke (1:01.48) at NC State ... Placed fourth in the 200 breaststroke (2:16.11) and fifth in the 100 breaststroke (1:01.97) in the Rutgers Quad Meet against Georgetown, Seton Hall and Rutgers ... Finished second in the 100 breaststroke (1:02.21) and third in the 200 breaststroke (2:16.89) and 200 IM (2:03.33) at Connecticut ... Swam a leg in the 200 medley relay (1:38.47) for a fourth-place finish at the WVU Invite against Cincinnati and West Virginia ... Placed third in the 200 breaststroke (2:17.28) and swam a leg in the 400 medley relay (3:36.78) that finished second at La Salle.
2012-13: Competed in five events at the BIG EAST Championship, including 100 breaststroke, 200 breaststroke, 200 IM, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay ... Placed 18th at BIG EAST in 100 breast ... Earned second place in the 200 medley relay against Pitt ... Swam a leg on the winning 400 medley relay against Providence ... Placed first in the 200 IM and third in the 100 backstroke against Penn State ... Finished first in the 200 IM against West Virginia.
2011-12: Qualified and swam top times in three BIG EAST Championship races ... Placed 26th in the 100 breaststroke (59.83) ... Finished 28th in the 200 breaststroke (2:10.66) ... Earned a 38th place finish in the 100 freestyle.
Glastonbury High School: Earned four varsity letters in swimming ... All-conference and All-State selection ... MVP, All-State ... Academically achieved High Honors status and was a member of high school's Honor Roll.
Personal: Born Jan. 17, 1993 in Manchester, Conn. ... One of five children of Anthony Sipala and Christine Hayes ... Siblings are Carter, Nicole, Alex and Will ... Majoring in comprehensive sciences.