Elizabeth Pulido
Elizabeth Pulido
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Santa Maria, Calif.
Position: Freestyle/Backstroke

Posted season-best times in the 50 backstroke (27.06), 100 backstroke (57.4), 200 backstroke (2:02.65), 50 freestyle (25.22), and 200 freestyle (1:56.24) in exhibition swims at MPSF Championships. 

Swam club at the Santa Maria Swim Club under Coach Mike Ashmore...Competed in Junior Nationals and place 30th...Earned Swimmer of the Year and Coach's Award.

Elizabeth Pulido was born August 7, 1996...Is majoring in Biology and aspires to work for Nike someday...Enjoys riding dirt bikes in her free time...Lists her top pre-race pump up song as "Heads Will Roll" by Yeah Yeah Yeahs...Enjoys snacking on peanuts and strawberries before a meet...Began swimming at age 4...Favorite aspect of college swimming is how the team has become her family...If she could add an event to each meet it would be a 25 underwater...Breaking 5:00 in the 500 Free is the proudest achievement of her swimming career.

"Just keep swimming."