Loren Figueroa earned All-America honors with a fifth-place finish on the 1-meter
2012-13 (Sophomore): Part of Mizzou's All-America honorable mention 200 free relay and 400 free relay teams ... The 200 free relay team took 12th and the 400 free relay team placed 14th at the NCAA Championships ... Currently ranks fourth all-time at Mizzou in the 50 free (22.68), sixth in the 100 free (49.87) and seventh in the 100 back (54.82) ... Posted season best times of 22.68 in the 50 free, 49.87 in the 100 free and 54.82 in the 100 back.Claimed first in the 100 free and finished third in the 50 free at the Show-Me Showdown ... Won the 100 free, took second in the 50 free and fourth in the 100 back at the Mizzou Invite ... Placed fourth in the 50 and 100 free against Alabama ... Finished third in the 100 back against Georgia ... Took fifth in the 100 free against Arkansas, Kentucky and SIU ... Placed second in the 50 and 100 free against Missouri State ... Finished 24th in the 50 free, 31st in the 100 free and 100 back at the SEC Championships ... Named to the 2013 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2011-12 (Freshman): Earned first team All-America honors at the NCAA Championships as part of Mizzou's seventh-place 200 free relay team ... Also garnered second team All-America honors with the 12th-place 400 free relay team ... Part of Mizzou's 200 free relay squad that became the school's first relay to earn a Big 12 title at the Big 12 Championships ... Won the 100 free and finished third in the 50 free against Drury ... Placed first in the 50 free and came in second in the 100 free against Minnesota.
High School: One of three Canadian swimmers to join the Missouri program in 2011 ... An accomplished swimmer in both freestyle and backstroke, swimming short course meters for the Manta Swim Club in the 50 free (26.01), 100 free (55.67), 200 free (2:02.64), 100 back (1:02.77), and 200 back (2:14.51) ... Swam as a member of the 2010 Canadian North American Challenge Cup Team ... Attended Grant Park High School and swam for the Manta Swim Team.
Personal: Daughter of Mike and Debbie Doucette ... Has a sister, Anna (19) and brother, Jake (14) ... Majoring in English.
Coach Rhodenbaugh: "Emily is the latest addition to the Tiger family. She is another young Canadian who will make a significant difference to our program from her first day on campus. At 16 years old she has already made the NCAA `B' standard in the 100 free and is one of Canada's rising stars."
Why did you choose Mizzou?
I came here for a recruiting trip and loved everything.
What is your favorite thing about the team so far?
My teammates - everyone is really supportive and accepting of one another.
Favorite food: Anything with Nutella or ice cream What's on your iPod: Mostly Eminem and Frank Sinatra Favorite sports star:Ryan Lochte Favorite movie: Lord of the Rings trilogy Quote to live by: "It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live." -Albus Dumbledore