Aleza Epstein
Aleza Epstein
Year: Sr
Hometown: Amherst, N.Y.
High School: Sacred Heart Academy
Major: Business & Management and Studio Art
Events: Fly, Free


Stroke Year Time Meet Swim Date
100 Free Senior 52.39 2018 NCAA Division III Championships 3/24/2018
200 Free Senior 1:56.32 2018 NCAA Division III Championships 3/23/2018
100 Back Senior 1:00.76 MIT Invitational 12/2/2017
100 Fly Senior 57.70 2018 NEWMAC Championships 2/24/2018
200 Fly Senior 2:20.42 MIT Invitational 12/2/2017
100 IM Senior 1:02.23 Tech Sprints 2/3/2018
200 IM Senior 2:08.37 2018 NEWMAC Championships 2/23/2018
50 Breast Junior 32.97 Wheaton v Babson 1/14/2017
50 Fly Junior 27.88 Wheaton v Babson 1/14/2017
200 Back Junior 2:13.12 MIT Invitational 12/4/2016
50 Free Sophomore 24.53 2016 NEWMAC Championships 2/19/2106
100 Breast Freshman 1:11.36 MIT Winter Invitational 12/6/2014
400 IM Freshman 4:48.11 MIT Winter Invitational 12/6/2014


CAREER HONORS: School record holder in multiple events... College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Team Scholar All-America list award (Fall '14)... NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference in 200 Free Relay ('16)... earned 2017 NEWMAC All-Conference honors in the 400-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard medley relay honors

BEFORE WHEATON: Attended Sacred Heart Academy... six-year member of the swim team... two-year member of the track & field team... captain of the swim team her junior year... qualified for state's from 2008-13... named Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Amherst High School swim team... scholar-athlete... named All-Catholic Championships and Sacred Heart Academy MVP ('10-'12)... member of the Tonawanda swim club and won the Titans award ('09-'11)... 2009 50-free Section VI Champion... NYSPHSA State Championships runner up in the 50-free ('09)... won the 2012 Academic Scholar award in English... traveled to Kenya as a member of the Service Trips for Student Athletes (STRIVE)... won the National Leadership award and St. Francis award for Community Service 2013. 

PERSONAL: Daughter of Susan and Leonard Epstein... has one sibling, Haley... her mother, Susan, competed on the cross country and track & field teams at the University of Alabama ('80), was a member of the New Balance Track Club and the USA track & field team (5k, 10k, marathon '80-'89)... aspires to have a career in architectural design or community development... chose to attend Wheaton for its liberal arts education, opportunities to study abroad, and the swimming and diving team... majoring in Business and Studio Art.