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Megan Fonteno
Megan Fonteno

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Bolles

Event:
Sprint Freestyle/Butterfly

Major:
Pre-Pharmacy

2012 Olympian (American Samoa)
Three-time All-American (200 FR, 400 FR, 800 FR)
2012 SEC Champion (400 FR)
2012 All-SEC First Team
2012 All-SEC Freshman Team
SEC Academic Honor Roll

Junior Season (2013-14):
Made second straight apperance at the NCAA Championships, swimming on Auburn's 200 freestyle relay team that finished 11th overall with a time of 1:28.43 to earn an All-America selection ... Also swam on 200 medley and 400 medley relay teams, as well as the 800 freestyle relay squad at the NCAA Championships ... Posted Auburn's third-fastest time in the 50 freestyle (22.43) at SEC Championships, finishing 18th overall ... Had the fourth-best time on the team in the 100 freestyle, touching in at 49.65 to take 27th overall ... Finished 15th overall at the SEC Championships in the 100 fly with a time of 53.76 to set a personal best... Posted time of 53.32 at the conference meet, which ranked as the fourth-best time on the team ... Swam on four of five relays at SEC Championships ... Posted NCAA 'B' cuts in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 butterfly, but did not swim in the individual events at NCAAs ... Competed in five individual events throughout the season ... Swam fifth-best time on the team at the Auburn Invitational in the 200 fly at 2:00.26 ... Opened the year with a win in the 200 fly at Vanderbilt (2:04.88) ... Added win in the 100 fly at Florida (54.94) ... Was a part of six relay wins including four in the 200 medley relay.

Sophomore Season (2012-13):
Competed in the 2013 NCAA Championships as the third leg of the 400 FR, helping the team to an 11th place finish (3:16.54) and earning All-America honors...Was part of the fastest Auburn team in that event for the year after going 3:15.90 at the SEC Championships (5th)...Also swam in the 800 FR at NCAAs placing 22nd (7:15.62)...Swam to NCAA 'B' cut time in 200 MR at Georgia Fall Invite, finishing third (1:38.73), but did not swim in NCAAs...Earned 'B' cut time in 400 MR at Georgia Invite also, placing fourth (3:36.14)...Did earn one individual NCAA 'B' cut time in the 100 fly (54.15), coming at the SEC Championships, where she finished in 22nd, reaching the C-final...Competed in six individual events throughout year (50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 500 free, 100 fly, 200 fly)...Fastest 50 free time came at SECs, where she finished in 27th (23.11)...Posted a 51.05 in the 100 free against Florida, finishing in sixth...Placed fifth in 200 free (1:50.98) in dual against Texas...Opened the season with a runner-up finish in 500 free (5:02.23) against Alabama, also a personal-best time...Swam fourth-fastest 200 fly time on team (2:00.12) at SECs, just missing out on an NCAA 'B' cut time and placing 15th at the meet...Was part of four relay event wins during year, including 200 MR (LSU), 200 FR (Kentucky) and 400 FR (Texas A&M and Florida).

2012 London Olympics:
Represented American Samoa at the 2012 London Olympic Games ... Was the sole female swimming representative for American Samoa ... Competed in the 100-meter freestyle ... Posted time of 57.45 to finish sixth in her heat and tied for 35th overall.

Freshman Season (2011-12):
Earned All-America honors as a freshman at 2012 NCAA Championships in Auburn ... Swam second leg of 800 freestyle relay, helping team to 12th-place finish (7:06.09) ... Competed as an individual in three events ... Finished 42nd in 50 free (22.69) ... 37th in 100 free (49.46) ... 44th in 100 fly (54.23) ... Won first career conference title at 2012 SEC Championships in Knoxville ... Helped 400 free relay team to winning time of 3:12.85 ... Also swam on 800 free relay team that finished fourth (7:06.47) ... Scored as an individual in two events ... Tied for 12th in 100 free (49.62) ... Also finished 12th in 100 fly (54.35) ... Tied for 20th in prelims of 50 free (22.93) ... Swam on three winning relay teams during the season ... Won 200 medley relay vs. Arkansas ... Won 200 freestyle relay vs. Texas ... Had Auburn's fifth-best time in 50 and 100 free and 100 fly; all top times coming at NCAAs ... Had sixth-best Auburn time in 200 free, a 1:49.37 at Georgia Invitational ... Also swam a 2:01.15 in 200 fly at Georgia Invitational, Auburn's second-best time ... 2012 All-SEC First Team and All-Freshman Team ... SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

Pre-College:
Four-star recruit according to Swimming World Magazine ... 16-time high school All-American ... Two-time Scholastic All-American ... Helped The Bolles School to three state championships ... Was a six-time state champion (50 free, 200 FR, 2x 200 MR, 2x 400 FR) ... Holds state records in 200 MR, 200 FR and 400 FR ... Holds four Bolles School records in 100 fly and all three relays ... Three-time first-team all-area ... Qualified for both U.S. Nationals and Junior Nationals ... Team captain.

Personal:
Parents are Mike and Susan Fonteno ... Has a brother, Michael ... Born in Okinawa, Japan ... Both parents are retired Marines ... Plans to major in pre-pharmacy ... Chose Auburn because of the family aspect, the sportsmanship and great attitudes of the team.

Fonteno's Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 22.39 12/5/14 Georgia Invitational
100 freestyle 49.46 3/17/12 NCAA Championships
200 freestyle
1:49.37 12/3/11 Georgia Invitational
500 freestyle 5:02.23 10/12/12 Alabama
100 butterfly 53.32 2/20/14 SEC Championships
200 butterfly 2:00.12 2/22/13 SEC Championships
Fonteno's Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
50 freestyle
26.46 2011 FINA World Championships
100 freestyle
57.34 2010 Jr. Nationals
200 freestyle
2:05.98 2010 TYR Summer Classic
100 butterfly 1:03.03 2010 TYR Summer Classic