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Amber Jae Bienfang
Position: Freestyle - Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Le Sueur, Minn.
High School: St. Peter High School

Career Best:
- 50 Backstroke: 32.66 sec (2008 at Iowa State/Northern Iowa)
- 50 Freestyle: 26.28 sec. (2008 vs. Wisconsin-Green Bay)
- 100 Freestyle: 57.66 sec. (2011 at Minnesota Challenge)
- 200 Freestyle:
2:03.03 (2012 vs. South Dakota)
- 500 Freestyle: 5:23.78 (2010 at Minnesota Challenge)
- 1000 Freestyle: 11:16.46 (2010 vs. St. Louis/South Dakota)
- 1650 Freestyle: 18:49.87 (2009 vs. Northern Iowa/Northern Colorado)

Career Wins:
- 200 Freestyle Relay: 1:43.84 (2008 vs. Nebraska)

2011-12:  Swam a career-best 200 freestyle in 2:03.03 vs. USD (1/21) … swam season best 100 freestyle in 58.53 seconds at North Dakota (1/27) … swam season bests in the 50 freestyle (26.46 sec.) on day one and 100 backstroke (1:08.17) on day two of the Minnesota Challenge (2/3-4) ... named to Academic All-League Team and named a Distinguished Scholar    

2010-11: Season best 50 freestyle in 26.87 seconds at Hawkeye Invitational (12/5) ... swam career-best 100 freestyle in 57.66 seconds at the Minnesota Challenge (2/5) ... also swam season bests in the 200 freestyle (2:06.05), 500 freestyle (5:34.01) and 1650 freestyle (19:07.59) at Minnesota Challenge ... named to Academic All-League Team

2009-10: Clocked in with a season best time of 18:49.87 in the 1650 freestyle vs. Northern Colorado/Northern Iowa (11/14) ... had a season best 100 free of 58.32 sec during the fourth and final day of the Husker Invitational (11/22) ... swam the 1000 free in 11:16.46 against St. Louis and South Dakota, fifth best in school history (1/30) ... competed at the Minnesota Challenge where she finished the 200 free in 2:04.11 and the 500 free in 5:23.78, eighth best in SDSU history (2/5) ... named to Academic All-League Team and Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence

2008-09: Swam a season best in the 50 freestyle (26.28 sec) to finish seventh against Wisconsin-Green Bay ... swam the 50 backstroke in 32.66 seconds to finish 32nd ... a part of the winning 200 freestyle relay team (1:43.84) in a home meet against Nebraska ... during day one in a meet against St. Louis, was a member of the third place 800 freestyle relay team (8:23.43) ... finished fourth in the 100 freestyle clocking in at 27.92 seconds and started for the third place 400 freestyle relay team during day two of a meet at St. Louis ... named to Academic All-League Team

Before SDSU: Six year member of the St. Peter High School swim team and made the state meet during her senior year... ranked first in her high school class... National Honor Society member... majoring in nursing