Ileana Lucos
Ileana Lucos
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sunrise, Fla.
High School: Cypress Bay
Position: Butterfly/Freestyle

2010-2011 (Senior): Second team All-Ivy as a member of the 800-yard freestyle relay that took second place at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships, earning an NCAA B cut and setting a Yale record with a time of 7:20.23… 200-yard butterfly: Finished eighth at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 2:03.68… Fastest time was 2:03.10 at Short Course Nationals… Finished second in the event twice during the regular season, against Columbia with a time of 2:05.37 and against Brown with a time of 2:03.99… Won the event against UConn with a time of 2:04.32… 100-yard butterfly: Best finish in the event was against UConn, third with a time of 57.79… 200-yard freestyle: Finished fifth at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 1:49.23… Won the event against Brown with a time of 1:52.08… 100-yard freestyle: Won the event against UConn with a time of 52.35… 200-yard IM: Finished 13th at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 2:04.28.

2009-2010 (Junior): 200-yard butterfly: Finished fourth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with at time of 2:00.47, earning her first career NCAA B cut… Won the event against Cornell and Penn/Dartmouth… Fastest time of the season prior to the Ivy League Championships was 2:03.89 at the Terrier Invitational… 100-yard butterfly: Took second in the event against UConn with a time of 58.97… Season best came at the Terrier Invitational, when she swam a time of 57.64… 200-yard freestyle: Finished fourth at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 1:50.82… Only swam the event once prior to the Ivy League Championships, second against UConn with a time of 1:52.83…100-yard freestyle: Took second against Cornell and third against Vermont and Penn/Dartmouth… Season fastest time was 52.56 at the Terrier Invitational… 200-yard IM: Finished 18th at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 2:06.79.

2008-2009 (Sophomore): 200-yard butterfly: Finished sixth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships in the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:03.22… 100-yard butterfly: Finished 17th at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 1:53.06… 400-yard IM: Took 16th at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 57.29.

2007-2008 (Freshman): 200-yard butterfly: Placed fifth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… 200-yard freestyle: Finished ninth at the Ivy League Championships… 200-yard IM: Finished 17th at the Ivy League Championships.

Before Yale: Lettered in all four years of swimming at Cypress Bay High School… Captain of her high school team in 2007… Placed top eight in the 100-yard butterfly, 200-yard IM, and the 200-yard freestyle, as well as in the relays.

Personal: Member of Jonathan Edwards College… Majoring in environmental studies and intends to pursue a masters in environmental health… Father, George Lucos, runs a construction business… Mother, Sherrie, is an English teacher at Cypress Bay… Younger sister, Marisa, attends Cypress Bay.

Why I Chose Yale: "I chose Yale because I clicked with the team, I loved the environment of the school, and really enjoyed the personalities of the residential colleges."

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