UCLA Swimming & Diving BIO
Monica Dornick
Player Profile:
Monica Dornick 1264085
Position: Free
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif.
High School: Carlsbad HS

Set new school records in the 200 and 400 Free Relays (1:29.05; 3:15.83) at the NCAA Championships ... She is fourth and fifth on the All-Time at UCLA lists in the 200 Free (1:46.56) and 100 Free (48.93), respectively ... Swam a career-best 22.61 in the 50 Free at Pac-12s to advance to the B Final, where she finished third (11th overall) with a 22.63 ... Qualified for the B race with a career-best 49.44 in the 100 Free at Pac-12s ... She then improved her career best with a 48.96, vaulting her into fifth on UCLA's All-Time list.  

Dornick swam at the Los Angeles Invitational in July … was 22nd in the 100 Freestyle (career-best 56.92)

Helped the 800 Freestyle Relay team qualify for the NCAA Championships by virtue of a 7:06.60, fifth-place finish at the Pac-12 Championships … was also a part of the fourth-place 200 Free Relay squad at Pac-12’s (1:29.71) and swam a 4:51.35 in the 500 Free … third in the 200 Free against USC, swimming a career-best 1:47.71 … also had a career-best swim in the 100 Free versus the Trojans (49.86) and a season-best mark in the 50 Free (23.12) … had second-place showings in the 100 Free against Washington State and Utah and third-place finishes versus Stanford and Arizona State … was a part of four dual meet relay victories, finishing first in the 400 Free against Arizona State, Utah and Washington State and first in the 200 Free at WSU … placed second in the 200 Free Relay against USC and 400 FR versus Stanford … won the C race in the 500 Free at the Texas Invitational with a season-best 4:49.30, also finishing 20th in the 200 Free and 21st in the 100 Free … was 16th in the 200 Free at the UNLV Fall Invitational and 27th in the 100 Free … named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the Fall quarter.

Was part of the winning 400 Freestyle Relay team at the Los Angeles Invitational ... was also second as part of the 200 Free Relay (1:48.96) and the 400 Medley Relay (4:26.85), and third in the 100 Free (57.38) ... qualified for the U.S. Open after being a part of the winning team in the 400 Free Relay (3:51.94) at the California Summer Sectionals in Santa Clarita ... finished 13th in the 200 Free (2:05.78) at the Speedo Grand Challenge in Irvine.

Was on the 800 Freestyle Relay team which initially broke the school record (7:07.61) at the Pac-12 Championships ... also swam a 1:48.97 in the 200 Free (21st) ... won the 200 Free (1:51.65) against Simon Fraser ... named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the Spring quarter.

Placed seventh in the 1650 Free and 20th in the 500 Free at the Pac-12 Championships ... was third in the 1650 Free versus USC ... placed fourth in the 1000 Free versus Stanford ... was third in the 1000 Free against Oregon State/Utah ... placed first in the 500 Free and fourth in the 200 Free against Boise State ... finished third in the 100 Free against Arizona ... was fifth in the 500 Free against Arizona, Arizona State and UC Santa Barbara ... Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Carlsbad High School … four-time All-American and Most Valuable Player … three-time CIF champion in the 200 Freestyle and two-time titleist in the 500 Free … set school records in the 200 and 500 Free … also set a league record in the 200 Free … swam for North Coast Aquatics under coach Jeff Pease where she was a four-year Junior National qualifier.

Born Dec. 1, 1993 in San Diego, Calif. … daughter of Leslie and Jeffery Dornick … has one sister, Sabrina, and one brother, Jake … enjoys bodysurfing and finished second in the International Bodysurfing Championships ... geography major.

Monica Dornick’s Career Bests
50 Freestyle (Short Course) 22.61
100 Freestyle (Short Course) 48.96
200 Freestyle (Short Course) 1:47.71
500 Freestyle (Short Course) 4:49.13
1650 Freestyle (Short Course) 16:33.62
100 Freestyle (Long Course) 56.92
200 Freestyle (Long Course) 2:05.78

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