Anna Bersani
Anna Bersani

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kings Mills, Ohio

High School:
Kings

Height:
5-3

Event:
Backstroke/Freestyle

Birthdate:
01/21/1990

Experience:
3L


UC All-Time Top 10 Records
No. 6 - 50-yard Backstroke - :27.37 - 2010
No. 9 - 100-yard Backstroke - :57.68 - 2011
No. 9 - 200-yard Backstroke - 2:03.83 - 2010

2010-11: Anchored 200 free relay 'B' team to first-place finish vs. Kentucky and Virginia Tech (1/29) with mark of 1:39.30 ... placed first in 100 back with mark of 1:00.55 and fifth in 200 back with time of 2:10.01 at Kenyon Quad Meet (1/21-1/22) ... also added fourth-place finish in 400 free relay (3:42.54) and fifth-place showing 400 medley relay (4:03.68) at Kenyon Quad Meet ... led off for winning 200 medley relay 'B' team vs. Miami of Ohio (1/14) that recorded time of 1:47.97 ... anchored 800 free relay 'A' team to fourth-place finish with time of 7:41.78 at Miami (OH) Invitational (12/2).

2009-10:
Finished 16th in 200-yard backstroke with season-best mark of 2:05.01 at BIG EAST Championships (2/20) ... anchored 200-yard freestyle relay to first-place finish with time of 1:37.11 at Kentucky (1/30) ... led off for 200-yard medley relay team that finished third at Kentucky (1/30) with time of 1:48.47 ... swam first leg of 400-yard medley relay team that finished second vs. Louisville (1/9) with time of 3:57.71 ... placed 23rd in 100-yard backstroke at Miami (OH) Invitational (12/3-12/5) with season-best mark of 59.64 seconds ... anchored 400-yard freestyle team to fourth-place showing with mark 3:31.77 at Indiana Invitational (11/20-11/22), where she also finished 16th in 100-yard free (55.56) and 21st in 200-yard free (2:00.47).

2008-09: Swam season-bests in 100-yard backstroke (58.27), 200-yard backstroke (2:05.28), 200-yard freestyle (1:55.30) and 800-yard freestyle relay (7:38.59) at BIG EAST Championships (2/21) ... anchored 4x100-yard freestyle relay team to time of 3:38.10 vs. Kentucky (1/31) ... anchored 400-yard medley relay team to recorded time of 4:01.50 vs. West Virginia (11/9) ... 1:42.25 as second leg of 200-yard freestyle relay team and set mark of 1:53.71 in 200-yard medley relay at Ohio State (11/7).

High School: Four-time first-team all-conference selection ... named All-American in 200 medley relay junior year ... won state consoles in 100 backstroke junior and senior years ... set Kings records in 50 backstroke, 200 backstroke, 100 free, 200 medley, 400 free relay ... four-year letterwinner at Kings H.S. ... earned two letters in soccer.

Personal: Full name is Anna E. Bersani ... daugther of Mark and Robyn Bersani.

Academic Major: Neuroscience and Psychology.