Megan Allison
Megan Allison
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aiken, S.C.
High School: South Aiken
Position: Back
Major: Environmental Sciences and Geography

2019-20:

  • Competed in a pair of (C) finals at the 2020 America East Championships
  • Posted season-bests and top 20 times in both the 50 and 100 freestyle events

 2018-19: 

  • Posted a season-best time in the 50 free at the America East Championships with a time of 24.68.
  • Also had a season-best time of 53.33 in the 100 free and 1:08.71 in the 100 breast.
  • Placed sixth in the 50 free against East Carolina with a time of 25.31.
  • Also finished sixth in the 50 free against Towson (25.58) and William and Mary (25.53).

2017-18: Competed in three events at the America East Championships… Finished the 100 free in a time of 53.61… In the 50 free, touched the wall in a time of 24.53… Also competed in the 100 breast, clocking in with a time of 1:07.88.

2016-17: Began her UMBC career placing 17th in the 50 Free, 100 Free, and the 100 breaststroke at the America East Championship…. Swam her best times in the 50 with a time of 24.09 and the 100 Free with a time of 52.67.

Background: Earned the 2014 and 2015 South Carolina All State Award… Was named South Carolina All Region from 2012-15… Georgia Swimming All-Star since 2008… Placed second in 100 backstroke at the South Carolina High School State Championships in 2014… Finished second 100 freestyle, second in 200 medley relay, and also third place in the 400 free relay at the state championships the next year. 

Personal: Daughter of Christine and Jeffrey Allison... Has two siblings, Kyra, and Jared… Majoring in environmenal sciences and geography...Lists favorite food as pizza, and favorite musical artist is Ke$ha and Jason Derulo… Also likes to watch Netflix...Greatest thrills is competing in swim meets.