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Mary Ehresman
Position: Butterfly, Individual Medley, Freestyle
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lafayette, Ind.
High School: Jefferson
Experience: 3 Letters
Mary Ehresman
Courtesy: Ball State Athletics
Release: 12/03/2006

IN THE BSU RECORD BOOKS:
- - Holds the school record in the 400 Individual Medley (4:25.41) - MAC Championships (2/25/2009)
- - Ranks second in program history in the 1650 Freestyle (17:05.33) - MAC Championships (2/25/2009)
- - Ranks third in BSU annals in the 200 Butterfly (2:02.62) - MAC Championships (2/25/09)
- - Member of the school-record holding 400 Medley Relay Team (3:49.49) - MAC Championships (2/25/2009)

2008-09 (Jr.): Earned third letter at Ball State . . . earned BSU's Most Valuable Swimmer and High Point Swimmer awards . . . named Mid-American Conference Swimmer of the Week (Nov. 26) . . . scored five career-best swims on the year . . . posted three top-12 efforts at the MAC Championships (2/25), placing seventh in the 200 fly (2:02.73), eighth in the 400 IM (4:25.47) and 12th in the 1650 free (17:05.33) . . . her 400 IM clocking was a school record, while her 1650 free time ranks second in school annals and her 200 fly time is third on BSU charts . . . all three were career-fast efforts, with her 400 IM and 1650 free times leading the team and her 200 fly ranking second on the squad . . . member of the eighth-place 800 freestyle relay team (7:35.56) at the MAC Championships . . . posted BSU's fastest 1000 free (10:29.76) versus Buffalo (11/8), while adding the third-best 500 free (5:08.96) at the IUPUI House of Champions (12/5) . . . her 500 free was a career-best effort. . . also added a career-best time in the 100 fly (58.11) during the year, while adding season-fast times in the 50 free (26.36), 200 free (1:56.96), 200 back (2:16.19) and 200 breast (2:36.32) during the season.

2007-08 (So.): Earned second letter at Ball State . . . placed 10th in the 1650 free (17:21.08) and the 400 IM (4:31.29), while taking 15th in the 200 fly (2:08.74) at the Mid-American Conference Championships (2/20) . . . her 1650 free was BSU's fastest of the season, as was her time of 4:30.84 in the 400 IM prelims . . . also tallied BSU's fastest 1000 free (10:26.15) versus Toledo (11/2) . . . ranked third on the squad in the 500 free (5:09.56), 200 fly (2:06.16) and 200 back (2:12.19), while ranking fifth in the 100 fly (59.91).

2006-07 (Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State . . . placed 14th in the 1650 free (17:51.34), 16th in the 200 fly (2:13.92) and 18th in the 400 IM (4:40.14) at the Mid-American Conference Championships (2/14) . . . ranked second in the team in the 1000 free (10:36.04) and fourth in the 500 free (5:14.28).

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters at Jefferson for Coach Jim Sharp . . . ended her career with school records in the 200 IM (2:09.31), 100 fly (58.51) and 200 medley relay . . . collected personal bests in the 200 fly (2:05.90), 100 fly (58.51), 400 IM (4:36.78), 500 free (5:08.26) and 1650 free (17:22.88) . . . voted MVP all four years.

PERSONAL: Majoring in exercise science . . . born May 9, 1988 in Lafayette, Ind. . . . daughter of Steve and Doreen Ehresman . . . has one brother, William.