Amalia Quesada Nylen
Amalia Quesada Nylen
Year: 17
Hometown: Malden, Mass.
High School: Malden
Events: Back, Free

CAREER HONORS: College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Team Scholar All-America list award (Fall '13, Spring '14).

BEFORE WHEATON: Attended Malden High School... two-sport athlete competing in swimming (4 years) and soccer (3 years)... lettered in both swimming and soccer... captain of the swim team for two years... Greater Boston League (GBL) individual champion in swimming four years... was a section qualifier and state qualifier for three years... during her senior year, the Lions won the GBL swimming and diving team championship... member of the National Honor Society... acheived honor roll status... earned the Presidential award.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Susan Nylen and Roberto Quesada Diaz... has three siblings, Nicolas, Lucia, and Manuel... chose Wheaton for the ability to balance and strive in academics and in the swimming pool.

EVENT RESULTS (Top Times):

Stroke Year Time Meet Meet Date
50 Free Freshman 27.47 2014 NEWMAC Championships 2/20/2014
100 Free Freshman 1:00.08 2014 NEWMAC Championships 2/20/2014
200 Free Freshman 2:17.37 2013 NE Collegiate Swimming & 11/2/2013
500 Free Freshman 6:47.37 Wheaton (MA) vs. Pomona-Pitzer 1/7/2014
100 Back Freshman 1:09.25 2014 NEWMAC Championships 2/20/2014
200 Back Freshman 2:38.60 Wheaton v Tufts 1/25/2014
100 Breast Freshman 1:26.73 Wheaton v USCGA 11/9/2013