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Meghan Babcock

Class: Senior
Position: Sprint Free
Height: 6-2

Previous School: Ronald Reagan HS

Hometown: Pfafftown, N.C.

2013-14 (Jr.)
• CSCAA Scholar All-American (first team)
• Named CCSA Swimmer of the Week on Oct. 30, after winning 50 free and 100 free at Michigan State
• Posted eight individual events wins and eight relay wins during regular season
• Anchored Liberty's conference-record setting 400 medley relay team in 49.67, as the Lady Flames won CCSA final in 3:36.73
• Swam anchor leg in 22.21, with Liberty winning the 200 medley relay at CCSA Championships
• Swam fourth leg in 22.45, as Lady Flames posted NCAA A cut time of 1:37.80 in 200 medley relay time trial (Feb. 19)
• Clocked 22.53 in final leg at NCAA Championships, with Liberty taking 26th place in 200 medley relay in 1:38.95
• Earned first podium finish of career, swimming lifetime-best 50.53 to place third in the A Final of the 100 free at CCSA meet
• Placed fourth in the 50 free at CCSA Championships in season-best 23.04
• Qualified for A Final in 200 free at conference championship in lifetime-best 1:50.85, before swimming 1:54.20 and placing eighth
• Went 23.08 in 50 free at Tennessee Last Chance Meet (March 2)

2012-13 (So.)
• Named to CCSA All-Academic team
• CSCAA Scholar All-American (honorable mention)
• Earned first individual NCAA B cut of career, swimming 22.81 in 50 free at Ohio State Last Chance Meet (March 3)
• Anchored Liberty's conference-record-setting 200 free relay in 22.17, as Lady Flames won CCSA final in NCAA B cut time of 1:30.01
• Swam 49.54 during anchor leg of 400 free relay at conference meet, which Liberty won in conference-record and NCAA B cut 3:20.23
• Tied for fourth in the 50 free A final at CCSA Championships, in then lifetime-best 23.02
• Placed sixth in the conference final of the 100 free, in 50.66
• Finished in a tie for ninth overall in 200 free at CCSA meet, clocking personal-best 1:51.89 in B final
• Swam fourth leg of Liberty's program-record-setting 200 medley relay (1:40.37) at Ohio State Last Chance Meet
• Clocked then lifetime-best 50.61 in 100 free at Ohio State Last Chance Meet

2011-12 (Fr.)
• CCSA All-Academic honoree
• Qualified for A finals in 50 free and 100 free at CCSA Championships
• Part of two CCSA record-setting relay teams, the 200 free relay and 400 free relay
• Claimed fourth place in 100 free at conference meet, swimming then personal-best 51.19
• Clocked then lifetime-best 23.40 in 50 free prelim at CCSA Championships
• Took 8th place in CCSA 50 free, touching the wall in 23.62 during the final
• Swam third leg during Liberty's victorious 200 free relay at conference meet, helping Lady Flames set conference record in NCAA B cut time of 1:31.36
• Anchored 400 free relay which broke conference record in a time of 3:21.09 to win CCSA event title and earn NCAA B cut
• Won 50 free twice and swam on four winning relays during regular season

Prep
• Four-year varsity letterwinner
• Home schooled for two years before finishing career at Ronald Reagan High School
• Two-time all-conference swimmer
• Part of N.C. 4A state record 200 free relay team
• All-American in 200 free relay
• Swam PRs of 24.55 in 50 free, 53.69 in 100 free and 1:58.40 in 200 free prior to joining Liberty
• Conference runner-up in 50 and 100 free
• Named all-state and all-conference
• Helped team to two conference championships
• Competed for STAR Aquatics club
• Member of National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society and National Music Honor Society

Personal
• Daughter of Don and Phyllis Babcock
• Majoring in exercise science: pre-professional
• Younger sister, Susan, competes for the Liberty volleyball team
• Sister Katelyn and brother Michael both played basketball at Northland International
• Brother Isaac plays rugby at Coast Guard
• Birthday is Oct. 21

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
50 Free - 22.81
100 Free - 50.53
200 Free – 1:50.85

CCSA Individual Medalist Honors (1)
2014 100 Free (3rd)