Cassie Fletcher
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    Cassie Fletcher

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Durham, NC

    High School:
    Middle College HS

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    Freestyle

    06/19/2012

    Nine Swimmers/Divers Earn 2012 Academic All-MW Honors

    Three seniors earn their fourth all-academic honor.

    02/25/2012

    Falcons Set Three School Records In Final Day at MW Championships

    School records fall in 200 fly, 200 breast and 200 fly.

    02/24/2012

    Laughlin Breaks School Record in 100 Back at MW Championships

    Falcons with three-fastest times in school history in the 100 back.

    02/23/2012

    Davis Breaks School Record in 200 IM at MW Championships

    Freshman places eighth in the 200 IM to lead Falcons in day two action.

    02/22/2012

    Air Force Women's Swimming & Diving Completes Day One At MW Championships

    Falcons just shy of school records in the 200 medley and 800 free relays.

    10/19/2011

    Air Force vs. Nebraska Omaha - Oct. 15, 2011

    Air Force vs. Nebraska Omaha - Oct. 15, 2011

    Personal bests
    50 free - 23.97
    100 free - 52.31
    200 free - 1:56.00
    100 breast - 1:07.00

    2010-11 Highlights: Swam the team's fastest 50 and second-fastest 100 free time ... swam the eighth-fastest 100 free time in school history at the MW Championships with a time of 52.31 ... anchored the school-record setting 400 free relay and 200 medley relay groups ... swam third-fastest 100 breast time on team, shaving three seconds off her previous best time ... earned her second Academic All-MW team honor.

    2009-10 Highlights: Swam teams' fastest 50 and 100 freestyle times ...50 free time of 23.97 was ninth fastest in academy history ... 100 free time of 52.53 is eighth fastest in school history ... also swam fifth fastest 200 free on the season ...led-off 200 free relay team ... anchored the 400 free and 200 medley relay teams ... named to MW all-academic team.

    2008-09 Highlights: One of the Falcons' top sprinters ... turned in the team's second-fastest mark in the 50 free (24.11) ... that mark ranks as the 10th-fastest in school history ... swam the second leg on the 400 freestyle relay team which set a school record with a time of 3:27.30 at the MWC Championships ... posted team's fourth-fastest marks in both the 100 and 200 freestyle events ... also competed in the 100 breaststroke during the season.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Swam for the New South Swimming team, coached by Rusty Kretz and Mark Snider ... served as team captain and assistant coach ... has been swimming for 12 years ... also played tennis and volleyball for three seasons each ... completed a full year of college at Middle College High School ... member of honor society and debate team.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 35 ... daughter of Phillip and Elaine Fletcher ... majoring in systems engineering ... hobbies include the Civil Air Patrol, swimming, volleyball and riding her horses ... biggest influence on her sports career has been her coach, Rusty Kretz, and her parents, who all "encouraged me to keep swimming throughout my life" ... on her iPod: Green Day, Yellowcard, Matchbox 20, Rascal Flatts, Justin Timberlake and "pretty much all of the new songs that periodically come out" ... if she could trade places with one of her teammates for a day, it would be Solange Eddy, because "she is a scary but sweet person and it would be cool to see what her life is like" ... favorite quote: "Keep your friends close, but your enemies even closer" -from The Godfather.

    Getting to Know Cassie...

    • has eight siblings, ranging in age from 3 to 18

    • favorite athlete is Michael Phelps

    • person in history she'd like to meet is George Orwell, because "he had some pretty radical ideas, so I'm sure we could have some lively discussions"

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