Alissa Hollowell
Alissa Hollowell
Birth Date: 01/01/1985
Year: Senior
Hometown: Renton, Wash.
High School: Liberty HS
Position: IM/Butterfly/Backstroke
UC Santa Barbara
2006: Placed seventh in both the 200 back (2:11.93) and 200 fly (2:07.57) and was 33rd in the 200 IM 2:15.10 at the Big West Championships...2005: Took fourth in the 200 butterfly (2:04.83), sixth in the 400 individual medley (4:32.83), and 12th in the 200 individual medley (2:09.91) Big West...Named to the Big West All-Academic Team...2004: Placed fourth in the 200 butterfly, sixth in the 400 IM, and 11th in the 200 IM at league meet. High School
Earned All-American honors in the 200 IM and 100 backstroke at Liberty HS...Was Washington state champion in the 200 IM...Served as team captain and was a four-time team MVP...Held 10 of 11 Liberty swimming records as well as the King County League record in the 100 butterfly...Class valedictorian...Four-year scholar athlete...Swam for Issaquah Swim Team under coach Kyle Johnson. Personal
Born on January 1, 1985...Parents are Rick and Shelly...Has two siblings, Mike and Mindy...Enjoys hiking, yoga and cooking...Favorite movie is "Beautiful Life"...Favorite book is "Purpose Driven Life" by Rick Warren...Roots for the Philadelphia 76ers and Eric Snow...Applied psychology major and education minor...Aspires to be an elementary school teacher...A member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Summer Orientation Staff and is an RA at Tropicana Gardens. Quote
"I came to UCSB for the amazing atmosphere in Santa Barbara and the tradition of the Gaucho Swimming Program."