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Two @azusapacific student-athletes nominated by @ThePacWest for 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year. https://t.co/lbf7VqJVdZ https://t.co/vCUipw2E5R
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Player Profile

Anna Eckberg

Anna Eckberg

HometownPlacentia, Calif.
High SchoolEl Dorado HS

2014-15 (junior): Focused on backstroke and mid-distance freestyle races ... Posted season best times at the PCSC championships ... Finished 15th in the 100-yard (1:00.92) and 200-yard (2:09.96) backstroke events ... Her 5:19.65 during the 500-yard freestyle was also a season best effort

2013-14 (sophomore): Did short-distance races in all four strokes and long distance in freestyle in her second season with the Cougars...Had personal records of 27.36 seconds in the 50-yard freestyle, 32.27 seconds in the 50-yard butterfly, 31.82 seconds in the 50-yard backstroke, and 40.66 seconds in the 50-yard breaststroke...Had the second best time on the team in the 200-yard backstroke at 2:19.8...Was one of four Cougars to compete in the 1650-yard freestyle getting a time of 20:22.75 in the Malibu Invitational

2012-13 (freshman): Had an impressive first season with the Cougars, posting team-bests in the 100 and 200 back ... Recorded a season-low 1:02.74 in the 100 back at the PCSC Championships, and finishing in 10th in the 200 back at the PCSC finals with a team-best 2:13.00 ... Swam a season-best 5:27.30 in the 500 free at the PCSC Championships, good for the third best mark on the team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letter winner under head coach Dave Johnson at El Dorado High School in Placentia, Calif. ... Named team MVP as a sophomore and senior... Helped the Hawks to a Century League championship as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Steve and Karen Eckberg ... Father is the Vice President of Human Resources at Azusa Pacific ... He also swam at Augustana College... Has one brother, Erik, who swam at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo... Has one sister, Sarah... Majoring in psychology ... Enjoys swimming, hanging out with friends, surfing, going to the beach and Disneyland.