Full Name: Amanda Stevens
Hometown: Enid, Okla.
Resides: Colorado Springs, Colo.
College: Texas Christian University (undergrad); University of Oklahoma (medical school)
Birth Place: Enid, Okla.
Years Elite: 6
Final 2007 ITU Rank: 76
Final 2007 USAT Rank: 10
Personal: Amanda Stevens… Born March 4, 1977 in Enid, Okla… Received medical degree from University of Oklahoma in June of 2006… Plans to pursue a career in orthopedics/sports medicine… Graduated at top of class, 4.0 GPA during academic years (1st two years; 2nd two years are clinical based)… Graduated Magna Cum Laude from TCU… Daughter of Sally & Tommy Stevens… Father is a former PGA Tour player, mother is an elementary school teacher at St. Paul’s Lutheran School… Brother, Zhawn, is a former NCAA All-American swimmer at University of Kansas… Older sister, Angela Fox, swam for University of Denver… Younger sister, Andrea Shuman, was an all-conference swimmer at Texas Christian University… Amanda’s pet is Bailey Boomer Stevens, her family’s yellow lab.
Elite Triathlon Career: 2008 National Team member… ITU Eilat World Cup 2007, 16th overall/2nd American… Memphis in May 2006 1st overall… 2004 and 2008 Olympic Trials Qualifier
Amateur Triathlon Career: 2002 Age Group World Championship 1st in 25-29 Age Group/2nd overall… 2001 Age Group National Championship 1st in 25-29 AG
Athletic Background: NCAA Division I swimmer for TCU, with focus on 100/200 Breaststroke and 200/400 IM… Multiple WAC All-Conference award winner…. Multiple Most Valuable Swimmer & Most Dedicated Swimmer awards... Team captain as a senior… National Qualifier as a senior… Three-time state champion (1994 & 1995.) in high school… Oklahoma Swimmer of the Year as a senior (1995)… All-American (1994 & 1995)… Senior National Qualifier from 1991-1995… Junior National Qualifier 1990-1995… Swam with Aquatic Club of Enid