Elizabeth Auckley
Elizabeth  Auckley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bay Village, Ohio

High School:
Bay Village

Event:
Backstroke, Butterfly

11/18/2017

OSU Invite -- Day Two

Bailey wins title in the 400 individual medley

06/07/2017

Niehaus and Tublin 2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Honorees

Athletes distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior

As a junior (2017): Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar Athlete … Ohio State’s Sportsmanship Award recipient at Big Ten Championships … swam in four events at Big Tens: 100 backstroke, 200 backstroke, 100 butterfly, and 200 medley relay, which she helped to a fourth place finish … was a staple on the 200 medley relay throughout the season, helping the Buckeyes to a first place finish in that event on five separate occasions … individually she had a season-best second place finish three times, all in the 100 backstroke: vs. Cleveland State, vs. Toledo, and vs. Wright State. 

As a sophomore (2016):  
Swam at the 2016 Big Ten Championships in three events: 100 and 200 backstroke as well as 100 butterfly … her first Big Tens appearance of her collegiate career … placed first in the 100 butterfly against Kenyon (56.60) and in the 100 backstroke against Denison (58.29) … had 10 top-10 event finishes this season … her personal bests in the 100 fly (54.84) and 100 back (55.37) both ranked fifth on the team … Ohio State Scholar Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten 

As a freshman (2015): 
Her Buckeye debut came in the dual meet against Miami (OH) on Oct. 23, when she competed in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly … placed second in the 100 backstroke in her first collegiate meet … swam mainly butterfly and backstroke events as a freshman … six Top 3 event finishes 

Background:
A four-time state qualifier at Bay High School ... won a state title in the 100 butterfly during her junior campaign ... three-timehigh school All-American ... served as a team captain ... named to the Cleveland Plain Dealor All-Star Team ... the daughter of Deirdre Wenzel and Dennis Auckley ... has a sibling, Joe.