2005-06: Was a contributor in dual meets...had ASU's third-best time in the 100 backstroke at the Texas Invitational...recorded the team's fifth-best time in the 200 backstroke last season at the Pac-10 Championships...also posted the squad's fifth-best time in the 100 butterfly at the Texas Invitational.
2004-05: One of ASU's top backstrokers throughout the season...recorded ASU's third best time in the 200 back with a 2:04.95 at the Texas Invitational...also had the fifth best time with a 57.90 at the Texas Invite in the 100 back...finished 19th in the Pac-10 Championships in the 100 back (57.40).
2003-04: Placed 16th at the Pac-10 Championships in the 100 back (58.11) after a season-best 57.41 in the preliminaries.
High School: A 2003 Graduate of Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton, Calif....earned four letters in swimming and served as captain her senior year...a scholastic All-American in 2001, '02 and '03...Sunny Hills MVP all four years...set the Freeway League 100 back record in 2001...a junior nationals participant in 2003.
Personal: Studying kinesiology at ASU...born March 24, 1985 in Los Angeles, Calif...parents are James and Suzanne...has one sister, Jessica (16)...full name is Carissa Suzanne Abe.
PERSONAL BEST TIMES:
200 Back: 2:04.87
100 Back: 56.53
100 Free: 52.66