SENIOR YEAR (2013-14)
Provided experience and leadership in the butterfly events during her final season ... Touched the wall second in the 100 butterfly with a mark of 59.16 during the win over Tulane ... Finished third at South Carolina in the 100 butterfly (57.52) ... Finished eighth in the “C” final of the 100 butterfly ... Touched the wall eighth in the “B” final of the 200 fly at midseason ... Posted a season's best time of 2:03.55 during the team's victories over Houston, Tulane and Rice ... Earned her fourth varsity letter.
JUNIOR SEASON (2012-13)
Looks to qualify for the SEC Championships in her final campaign … Competed in all but one dual meet, the Phil Hansel Invitational and the Bulldog Last Chance Meet … Posted her career low in the 100 butterfly (54.51) at the Last Chance Meet … Notched her season low in the 200 fly (2:03.32) at the Last Chance Meet … Picked up her season low in the 100 backstroke (1:02.65) at the Phil Hansel midseason meet … Snagged a second place finish int the 100 fly (58.32) in a dual win on the road over Tulane … Took fourth in the 100 fly (57.39) and seventh in the 200 fly (2:08.06) against Houston, Rice and Tulane … Finished fifth in the 200 fly (2:07.78) and sixth in the 100 fly (59.35) in a dual win over Kentucky … Swam to 27th in the 200 fly (2:07.180 and 31st in the 100 fly (57.28) at the midseason meet … Grabbed a fifth place finish in the 200 fly (2:07.74) in a dual win over Alabama … Earned her third varsity letter.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011-12)
Two-stroke competitor who raised her game in her second season of competition … Competed in every dual meet, the Tennessee Invitational and the SEC Championships … Posted her career best 100 backstroke mark of 58.65 at the SEC Championships … Registered a season low 100 butterfly time of 56.08 at the SEC Championships … Swam the final leg of the second place 400 freestyle relay (3:28.96) and finished sixth in the 200 fly (2:09.91) in a quad meet victory over Houston, Rice and Tulane … Placed 22nd in the 200 fly (2:05.11) and 23rd in the 100 fly (56.58) at the Tennessee Invitational … Finished fourth in the 1000 free (10:31.34) and fourth in the 200 fly (2:07.84) in a victory over Alabama … Earned her second varsity letter.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2010-11)
Butterfly and backstroke contributor in her first season … Competed in 14 dual meets and Cougar Classic Invitational … Delivered her best outing in a quadruple meet against Houston, Rice and Tulane, winning the 100 fly in a career best of 56.03 and taking second in the 200 fly with another career best of 2:02.87 … Registered 12th in the 100 fly at the Cougar Classic … Swam to runner-up honors in the 100 fly at the Florida International Invite … Raced to third in the 200 fly in a road win over Tulane … Part of a 1-2-3 LSU finish in the 200 fly in a home victory over Incarnate Word … Earned her first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
A talented butterfly performer who was a part of a 2008 national championship squad … Earned runner-up honors in the 200 fly at the 2008 YMCA Long-course National Championships … Also finished third in the state in the 100 fly … Brings in top times of 55.90 and 2:04.55 in the 100 and 200 fly, respectively, and also holds a lifetime best of 2:18.53 in the 200m fly … Coached by Mike Gobrecht and Scott Zacharda.
Full name is Emily Patrick Weaner … Born May 16, 1992, in Hanover, Pa. … Parents are Robert and Sue Weaner … Has one sister, Tricia … Her sister, Tricia, is a former All-American swimmer at Tennessee … Currently undecided on major.
WEANER'S TOP TIMES
100 butterfly, 54.51, 2013 Bulldog Last Chance Meet
200 butterfly, 2:02.87, 2011 vs. Houston, Rice & Tulane
100 backstroke, 58.65, 2012 SEC Championships
WEANER'S TOP 2013-14 TIMES
100 butterfly, 55.37, SEC Championships
200 butterfly, 2:03.55, Houston, Tulane and Rice (1/31)
100 backstroke, 58.72, Texas A&M Invite (11/21)