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  Betsy Webb
Betsy Webb

Player Profile

Wilmette, IL

High School:
Loyola Academy




Last Club:
New Trier Swim Club


Women's Swimming and Diving Opens Season Friday

Home dual meet with San Jose State christens Greg Meehan era


2011-12 Sport-by-Sport Recaps

Relive 2011-2012 seasons for all 35 Stanford sports.


2011-12 Stanford Athletics Year In Review

Honors and awards for the 2011-12 season


La Tourette Onto Finals of 1500 Free, Godsoe Finishes Seventh in 100 Back

Cardinal Also Have Five in the Top-18 of the Women's 50 Free


Olympic Swim Trials Begin June 25 for Cardinal

Stanford Athletes Ranked in Top-16 Across 20 Events

NCAA Champion (3):
400 Free Relay -- 2010 (1st), 2012 (1st)
200 Free Relay -- 2012 (1st)

All-American (21):
100 Back -- 2010 (12th) 2011 (12th), 2012 (5th)
50 Free -- 2010 (2nd), 2011 (4th), 2012 (4th)
100 Free -- 2011 (12th), 2012 (9th)
400 Free Relay -- 2010 (1st), 2011 (5th), 2012 (1st)
200 Medley Relay -- 2010 (6th), 2011 (12th), 2012 (6th)
200 Free Relay -- 2010 (2nd), 2011 (4th), 2012 (1st)
400 Medley Relay -- 2009 (4th), 2010 (2nd), 2011 (8th), 2012 (9th)

Pac-10 Champion(5): 50 Free (2010), 200 Free Relay (2011, 2012), 400 Free Relay (2010, 2012)

Stanford Record Book: 50 Free (1st, 21.78, 2012), 100 Free (6th, 47.99, 2012), 100 Back (1st, 51.69, 2012)200 Free Relay (1st, 2012), 400 Free Relay (1st, 2012), 400 Medley Relay (1st, 2010)

International Competition: At the 2012 U.S. Olympic Swim Trials in Omaha, reached the semifinals of the 50-meter free, where she was 15th with a time of 25.67 after finishing 12th in the prelims (25.40)... swam 29th in the prelims of the 100 back (1:02.87)... swimming in her home pool at the U.S. Nationals in 2011, won a bronze medal in the 4x100 medley relay, leading off and setting the pace to a tune of 4:06.02... was 15th in the 100 back on night one (1:02.07), 16th in the 50 free (25.27) reaching the B Finals and was 20th in the B Finals of the 100 free (56.02)... won the B-finals of the 50 freestyle, placed second in the C-finals of the 100 freestyle, placed sixth in the 100 backstroke (1:03.06), and placed fourth in the B-finals of the 200 backstroke at the 2010 Santa Clara International Invite...placed 10th in the 100 backstroke and 17th in the 50 freestyle at the Los Angeles Grand Prix...placed 17th in the 100 backstroke and 20th in the 50 freestyle at the Concoco National Championships...at the U.S. Open in Federal Way, Wash., in August, 2009 was fifth in the "B" finals of the 100 freestyle... competed in the 2009 U.S. Trials in Indianapolis, where she reached the "C" Finals of the 100 backstroke after entering as the 43rd seed, posting a time of 1:03.06 for fifth place... was sixth in the "C" final of the 100 freestyle (56.39)... swam the 50 meter free at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials, tying for 77th (26.55)...competed at the 2005 and 2006 U.S. Open...swam in the last three Junior Nationals, finishing second in the 50 free in 2008.

2011-12 (Senior): Finished her career as a 21-time All-American, ranking in the top-16 in all seven events her senior season... at NCAAs part of four school-records and two NCAA relay titles... part of an American-record and school-record setting NCAA champion 400 free relay team, with Webb anchoring the team to a mark of 3:10.77... school-record in the 200 free relay to open the NCAAs, swimming the anchor leag to a time of 1:26.85... individually was sixth in the 100 back with a school-record (51.69), that she set at Pac-12s... also sixth in the 200 medley relay with a school-record (1:36.82)... won the consolation bracket of the 400 medley relay and the 100 free for ninth place... fourth in the 50 NCAA free as the top Stanford finisher... won Pac-12 titles in the 400 free (3:12.34) and 200 free (1:28.07) relays... also at Pac-12s was third in the 100 free, 100 back and 50 free. The 100 back set a school-record (52.28)... also set a school-record in the 200 medley relay at Pac-12s, with Webb swimming the anchor once again (1:36.90)... during the regular season won the 100 back over Arizona and Utah and the 50 free against Pacific and at the Arena Invite... part of pool-record in Michigan in the 200-meter free relay (1:45.00)... honorable mention Academic All-Pac-12.

2010-11 (Junior): Closed out her junior season as a six-time All-American... ranked No. 10 nationally in the 50 free and No. 15 in the 100 back... top finish was a fourth place finish in the 50 free with a time of 22.05... part of all four All-American relays, finishing fourth in the 200 free relay and eighth in the 400 medley relay to begin the NCAA Championships... also fifth in the 400 free relay and 12th in the 200 medley relay and 100 back (52.77) at nationals... part of Pac-10 champion 200 free relay team... paced the Cardinal with a third place showing in the 100 back (52.90) and was also seventh in the 100 free (49.06), one of four Cardinal in the finals, and sixth in the 50 free, one of four Cardinal in the top-nine at Pac-10s... set a Long Beach Arena meet record in the 100 back (52.76) and 50 free (22.26) to end the fall season... in the fall tri-meet win over Florida and Michigan, won the 100 back and the 200 medley realy... academic All-Pac-10.

2009-2010 (Sophomore): Earned All-American honors in the 200 freestyle, 400 medley relay, 200 medley relay, 100 backstroke, 100 freestyle, 400 freestyle relay, and 500 freestyle swim-off becoming a seven-time All-American...national runner-up in the 50 free... also a part of the NCAA Champion 400 relay team and the NCAA runner-up in the 200 free relay... Pac-10 Champion in the 50 freestyle with a time of 22.04...part of the Pac-10 championship winning 400 freestyle relay... finished second in the 100 backstroke and fourth in the 100 freestyle at the Pac-10s...won the 100 backstroke at the Toshiba Classic, against UCLA, and against California.

2008-09 (Freshman): Earned an All-America certificate as a member of the 400 medley relay team... finished seventh in the finals of the 100 back at the Pac-10 championships, the highest Cardinal finisher (53.47).

High School, Club and Personal Data: Graduated from Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Ill....was named the 2007 Illinois Swimmer of the Year after becoming the first female in state history to break the 50-second mark in the 100 free...also owns two other Illinois state individual records and one relay mark...also played basketball her freshman year, while she was a two-year varsity letterwinner in soccer...was an Illinois State Scholar and a Dumbach Scholar...swam for coach Bob Kizer and New Trier Swim Club...majoring in human biology.

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