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Women's Swimming

Swimming and Diving Almanac

Gail Amundrud
Swimming / 1978-1981/
Inducted 1984
A four-time All America, Amundrud twice won national championships in the 100 and 200-freestyle and anchored five Sun Devil relay teams to national titles. A bronze medallist in the 1986 Olympics at Montreal as a member of the Canadian national team, she was named ASU's 1979 Female Athlete of the Year. She also represented Canada at the 1979 Pan-American Games.

Melissa Belote
Swimming / 1975-1979/
Inducted 1981
Belote won Olympic Games gold medals in the 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke and relay team in 1972. She was a member of the 1976 Olympic team, and also a four-time All-America. She won four national collegiate championships, three of them in 1977. Belote holds the world record for the 200-meter backstroke, and is the American record-holder for both the 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke. She won the Broderick Award as the outstanding collegiate swimmer in 1977.

Kendis Moore Drake
Swimming / 1967-1971
/ Inducted 1977
Drake was the world record holder in the 200-meter butterfly in 1965. She placed first in the 200-meter butterfly, 400-meter medley relay team, and second in the 200-meter backstroke at the 1967 Pan-Am Games. He placed fourth in the 100-meter backstroke at the 1968 Olympics. She was the first national collegiate champion in the 50 and 100-yard backstroke and 100-yard butterfly in 1968. Drake was a member of the 1968 national collegiate championship team.

Cheryl Gibson
Swimming / 1978-1982
/ Inducted 1995
As a four-time All-American, Gibson claimed six national titles. In 1979 she won the 200 back and 400 free relay, in 1979 she won the 400 free relay, while in 1981 she was a national champion in the 200 back, 400 IM and 400 medley relay. While representing Canada at the 1976 Olympics she was a silver medalist in the 400 IM.

Jan Henne Hawkins
Swimming / 1968-1972
/ Inducted 1976
At the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico, she won the gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle and was a member of the gold medal winning 400-meter freestyle relay ream. She also took silver in the 200-meter freestyle and the bronze in the 200-meter individual medley. She was named All-American and won the 1970 national collegiate titles in the 200-freestyle and the 100-meter breaststroke, and swam on the winning ASU 200-meter and 440-meter freestyle relay teams.

Maryann Graham-Keever
Swimming / 1974-1975
/ Inducted 1992
An All-American in both 1974 and 1975, Graham-Keever was a part of three national championship relay teams as a Sun Devil. In '74 she was a part of the national champion 200 free relay while in '75 she collected titles as a part of the 400 free and 400 medley relays. She competed for the United State in the 1976 Olympics.

Sue Sloan Kelsey
Swimming / 1976-1981/
Inducted 2003
Four-time All-American and the 1977 AIAW 100 butterfly champion. Set ASU record in 1979 in the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:02.61. A member of five national champion relay teams for ASU (400-yard freestyle relay in 1978 and 1979, the 200-yard freestyle relay in 1979 and the 400-yard medley relay in 1977 and 1978). Participated in 1976 Montreal Olympics for her native Canada, earning bronze in the 400 medley relay. Won a gold medal at the 1978 Commonwealth Games in the 400 freestyle relay, finished third in the 400 freestyle relay at the 1978 World Championships and was 1976 Canadian champion in the 100-meter butterfly. Graduated in December of 1981 with a B.S. in physical education.

Cappi Siefarth
Women's swimming / 1973-1976/
Inducted 2009
Siefarth was a member of four national championship relay teams and earned All-American honors each of her last three years at ASU. She was part of the 400 medley relay team that won the AIAW (Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women) title in 1973, the 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay teams that won AIAW titles in 1974 and the 200 free relay team that won the national title in 1975. Siefarth earned All-American honors in 1974 in six events (100 IM, 200 IM, 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay), in 1975 in three events (50 fly, 100 IM, 200 free relay) and in 1976 in six events (50 fly, 100 IM, 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay). She also helped ASU to team national championships in both 1973 and 1974.

Peggy Tosdal
Swimming / 1974-1979/
Inducted 1983
A four-time All-America, she set an American record in 1974 for the 100-yard butterfly. She was a member of six Sun Devil national championship relay teams, and won individual national titles in the 50 and 100-yard butterfly in 1975.

Libby Tullis
Swimming / 1972-1976/
Inducted 1980
A four-year All-America, Tullis set national records in the 100-yard backstroke in 1973-74. She was a member of four national relay title teams. She was the Arizona Republic's Outstanding Athlete Award winner in 1976. Tullis was also a gold medallist in the 400-meter medley relay and the 400-meter freestyle relay, as well as a silver medallist in the 100-meter backstroke at the 1973 World Games.

Sally Tuttle
Swimming / 1973-1976/
Inducted 1983
Tuttle was a four-year All-America. She earned national titles in the 100-yard freestyle, 1974-1975. She was a member of four national relay title teams in 1973. She won the World Student Games Outstanding Swimmer with golds in the 100-meter freestyle, 400-meter freestyle, and 400-meter medley relay in 1973. She earned the Arizona Republic Outstanding Athlete Award in 1976.

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