Andrea Ernst
Andrea Ernst
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Orchard Park, NY
High School: Orchard Park
Events: Sprint
Major: Exercise Science
Sophomore (2017-18): Took home second place in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay, finishing in a season-best time of 3:20.54, the fourth fastest time in school history...  Earned the win in the 200 freestyle relay against Niagara, finishing in 1:38.20... Collected two victories against Ball St. as she posted a first place finish in the 200 backstroke in a season best time of 2:05.77, as well as coming in first in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:53.21...  Posted a victory in the 200 freestyle in a season-best time of 1:51.97 against Cleveland St... Earned a silver medal in the MAC Championships 400 Freestyle Relay event, posting a season-best time of 3:19.06.
Freshman (2016-17): Second at Zippy Invitational in 200 Free Relay and 400 Free Relay with times of 1:30.96 and 3:22.18, respectively... Placed first in 50 Free and 150 Back with times of 24.42 and 1:31.87, respectivedly, against Niagara... Took first against Bonaventure in 50 Free (23.61) and 100 Free (52.43)... Placed first at Cleveland State with a time of 1:34.66 in the 200 Free Relay... Took second at MAC Championships in 400 free Relay and 400 Medley Relay with times of 3:05.60 and 3:43.49, respectively, both school records.... Placed first at MAC Championships in 200 Free Relay with a time of 1:29.97
High School: Five-year letterwinner as a Quaker at Orchard Park High School… Holds school records in 200 Free, 50 Free, 200 Free Relay, 100 Fly, 100 Free, and 400 Free Relay…Section VI records holder in 100 Free… Two-time state champion in 100 Free… Nine-year member of Town Wreckers Swim Team.
Personal: Daughter of Carl and Judy Ernst… Has one brother (Andrew) and one sister (Amanda)… Favorite thing about UB and Buffalo is the pride people have and the atmosphere.