Aleesha Miller Athlete Profile

Aleesha Miller

Aleesha Miller
Position: Sprinter Height: 5-5 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2007-2011 Hometown: Mesa, AZ Last School: Mountain View High School

Personal

Parents are Dan and Kellie Bowman ... siblings are Tara, Ryan, Travis, Brett and Tamara ... undeclared major ... recruited by the University of Idaho, New Mexico and Arizona State University.

Before BYU

Named as a scholar athlete four consecutive years (2003-06) at Mountain View High School ... named the female Athlete of the Year at her high school as a senior ... 5A Swimmer of the Year in 2004 and 2006 ... won the 50 free Arizona state championship in 2004 and 2006 ... won the 100 free state titles in 2005 and 2006 named an All-American from 2003-06 ... set the Arizona high school state record in the 50 free with a time of 22.93.




2007-2008 | Freshman Year

Competed in every meet of the season ... named to the All-MWC Team in the 50 and 100 free ... took second place in the 50 free at the MWC Championship with a time of 22.86, breaking the all-time Cougar record ... recorded a time of 50.49 in the 100 free at the MWCC, the fastest time she swam on the season ... placed first in both the 50 and 100 free in two consecutive MWC meets (Wyoming and Utah) ... took 12th place in the 100 breast (1:05.70) at the MWCC ... tallied her best time of the season in the 200 free with a time of 1:53.29 at the Nike Cup.

2008-2009 | Sophomore Year

Tallied 18 first-place finishes on the season ... competed in all nine dual meets on the season for the Cougars named to the All-Mountain West Conference team for her performance in the 50 free, 100 free, 100 breast, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay, 400 medley relay and 400 free relay at MWC Championships ... anchored the first-place 200 medley relay at MWCC with a time of 1:41.22, one hundredth of a second off of the all-time BYU record ... won the 50 free at MWCC, setting a new BYU all-time record with a time of 22.66 ... anchored the first-place 200 free relay team at MWCC, breaking both the MWC and BYU all-time records in the event with a time of 1:31.19 ... finished fifth in the 100 breast at MWCC with a preliminary time of 1:03.47 and a final time of 1:03.58 ... anchored the first-place 400 medley relay team at MWCC that broke both the MWC and BYU all-time records with a time of 3:40.63, dropping eight seconds on the season ... placed second in the 100 free with a time of 49.67 at the MWCC ... anchored the first-place 400 free relay team at MWCC ... finished first in the 50 free against Utah with a time of 23.82 ... broke the BYU pool record in the 50 free against Wyoming with a time of 23.07 ... won the 100 free against Wyoming with a time of 50.87, only a tenth of a second off of the 100 free BYU pool record ... won the 100 breast against Air Force with a time of 1:05.70 ... won the 50 free against CSU with a time of 23.77 ... anchored the winning 400 free relay team at the Nike Cup, posting a time of 3:24.39 ... placed ninth in the 100 breast at the Nike Cup with a time of 1:05.83 ... anchored the winning 200 free relay team at the Nike Cup with a time of 1:33.62 ... finished second in the 50 free (23.30) at the Nike Cup ... won the 50 free at the Anteater Shootout with a time of 23.77 ... finished first in the 50 free against New Mexico and NAU with a time of 23.47 ... placed first in the 50 free in the first conference meet of the season against TCU with a time of 23.79, also helping the 400 medley and 400 free relays win with respective times of 4:55.92 and 3:27.44 ... finished first in the 50 free and 100 free at the Blue and White Meet to kickoff the season with respective times of 23.55 and 51.90.

2009-2010 | Junior Year

Competed in eleven meets of the season for the Cougars ... received ten first place finishes on the season ... placed second in the 50 free and fourth in the 100 free at the Swimming and Diving Championships with respective times of 22.83 and 50.31 ... holds two all-time records for the conference for her performances in the 50 free (22.66) and 100 free (49.67) ... named to the swimming and diving all-conference team for her 50 and 100 freestyle performances ... ranked first at BYU in the 50 free tying her time of 22.83 to keep her spot as all-time number one in BYU history ... ranked second on the team in the 100 free with her time of 50.31 which earns her the third all-time record in BYU history ... ranked third for the Cougars in the 100 breast with her time of 1:03.08 ... ranked seventh on the team for the 200 free with her time of 1:55.35 ... ranked second in the conference overall for the 50 free (22.83) a well as fourth in the 100 free (50.31).

2010-2011 | Senior Year

Competed in all ten dual meets for the Cougars...tallied 23 first-place finishes during the season...aided teammates to their first place finish in the 200 free relay at the MWCC...also placed third with teammates in the 200 medley relay, third in the 400 free relay and fourth in the 400 medley relay...placed fifth in the 50 free and eighth in the 100 free also at the MWCC...earned All-Conference recognition in the 200 free relay (1:31.05), 400 free relay (3:20.04) and the 200 medley relay (1:40.23)...ranked fourth in the conference for the 50 free as well as sixth in the 100 breast and eighth in the 100 free...ranked first for the Cougars in the 50 free, second for the 100 free and 200 breast and third for the 50 breast.