Samantha Dvorak
    Samantha Dvorak


    Oakbrook Terrace, Ill

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    Updated Dec. 8, 2009

    2008-09 / Junior
    Named to the All-MVC first team...Set three career best times at the MVC Championships, where she placed second in the 100 fly (56.78), ninth in the 100 back (58.96) and ninth in the 200 back (2:05.28).

    2007-08 / Sophomore
    Swam in the 200 medley relay team that finished second versus Evansville...Posted a top-10 finish in the 100 fly at the MVC Championships...Had six top-five finishes throughout the season.

    2006-07 / Freshman
    Honorable Mention All-MVC in 400 medley relay, 100 back and 200 back...Swam on the 400 medley relay team that finished second at the MVC Championships...Posted a third-place finish in the 50 fly against Missouri State and Drury...Posted a personal best in the 100 butterfly (58.85).

    High School / Willowbrook
    Lettered all four years in swimming...Advanced to the state championship in 2004 and 2005 in the 100 back and the 200 IM...Named team MVP as a senior...Earned all-conference honors all four years...Won the sectional championship in the 200 IM and 100 back as a senior...Also swam for BRRYALL YMCA club team...Advanced to nationals where she was part of the team that finished in the top 10 in the 400 medley relay in both the short and long course...Part of team that set a club record in the 400 medley relay.

    A physical education major...Has two sisters, Kelly and Carly...Sister Kelly was a member of the SIU swim team for four years and graduated in 2009...Daughter of Jim and Lori Dvorak...Born Aug. 25, 1988 in Downers Grove, Ill.