This meet determined LMU's automatic travel squad for the upcoming Alaska - Fairbanks trip.
Stephanie Schuffels is in her second season with LMU swimming... excels in the classroom as well and holds one of the top GPAs on the swim team at a 3.71... is also a member of the Chemistry Society Club.
AT LMU 2012-13... minor injuries set Stephanie back at the beginning of the season, but she finished with extremely strong performances at the MPSF Championships... swam a season best 1:10.48 in the 100 breaststroke and a 58.38 in the 100 butterfly... strength in butterfly, breaststroke, and mid-distance freestyle added depth to the Lions team...
A 2012 graduate of Los Alamitos High School in Los Alamitos, Calif... a four-year varsity letterwinner under coach Dave Carlson... garnered All-CIF recognition as a freshman, junior and senior... named team captain in her senior year... helped her squad to the Sunset League Championship in 2012...
Stephanie Marie Schuffels was born on January 28, 1994 in Long Beach, Calif... parents are Shari and Barry Schuffels... considered UC Santa Barbara, San Diego, UC Riverside, Georgetown and UCLA, but chose LMU because of the academic curriculum offered, reputation of the school, professor-to-student ratio, and because the University was the best fit for her... a biochemistry major.