Swimming & Diving

Molley Pipkorn
Position: Free
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hartland, WI
High School: Arrowhead
Pipkorn Photos
Molley Pipkorn Biography
Courtesy: WSU Athletic Media Relations
Release: 08/01/2010

2011-12: Owner of the team's best freestyle times in 100 (51.50), 200 (1:51.47), 500 (5:02.94) and 1650 (17:34.69)...second best in 1000 (10:28.83) and third best in 50 (24.54)...third best 200 IM time of 2:11.66...part of each relay team...named Horizon League Swimmer of the Week on 12/13.

2010-11: Holder of school record in 200, 500 and 1000 free...set season best times in 200 (2/25) 1:51.19 and 500 free (12/4) 5:01.18...100 free 51.66...1000 free 10:32.30...1650 free time of 17:41.86...in relays, helped set school standard (2/23) in 200 free 1:33.35...team best 400 free 3:26.34...800 free 7:29.54...set new school record in 400 medley 3:46.52.

2009-10: Recipient of the Horizon League Athlete of the Year and Swimmer of the Week four times for high level of competition...qualified for the Horizon League Championships, placing 1st the 100 yard freestyle, 1st in the 200 yard freestyle, 2nd in the 500 yard freestyle, 1st in the 800 yard freestyle relay, 1st in the 200 year free relay, 3rd in the 400 medley relay and 1st in the 400 free relay...competed in the 100 yard butterfly, 50, 1000 and 1650 yard freestyle and the 200 and 400 yard individual medley...also swam in the 200 and 400 medley relay and freestyle relay.

2008-09: Horizon League Newcomer of the Year...competed in three individual events and four relay events at the Horizon League Championships...won league title in the 500-yard freestyle and 200-yard freestyle...placed second in the 1000-yard freestyle...helped relay team to second place finishes in the 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay, and 800-yard freestyle relay...placed third in the 400-yard freestyle relay...set team records in the 200-, 500-, and 1000-yard freestyle events...also posted top times in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle, 1650-yard freestyle, 400-yard individual medley, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay, and 800-yard freestyle relay events.

Prep: Lettered all four years for AHS...was named the team captain and team MVP during her senior season...placed first in the city in the 500 Freestyle and 2nd in the 100 Backstroke...helped AHS to the Division I State Championship during her junior season...placed fifth in the 200 Freestyle and eighth in the 500 Freestyle at the Wisconsin State Championships her senior season...competed at the 2008 YMCA Short Course Nationals.

Personal: Born Amelya Lydia Pipkorn on January 22, 1990...the daughter of Dennis and Wendi Pipkorn...has one brother, Sawyer, and one sister Abbey.