Honors & Awards
- One Letter (2017)
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2017)
- Herman Team GPA Award (2017)
- Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017)
After a solid freshman campaign, Tori Beeler is taking aim at a breakthrough second season in the Nebraska swimming and diving program. The sophomore from Parkville, Mo., just missed top-24 finishes in the 200 breaststroke and 200 individual medley at the Big Ten Championships as a true freshman and is working to push for higher levels of performance in 2017-18.
Tori Beeler erupted in her debut season as a Husker, producing 16 top-five finishes, including eight victories and four runner-up finishes. Beeler set five career bests in her first season for the Big Red. She had an outstanding performance at the Kansas Classic where she recorded three of her career bests in the 400 individual medley (4:19.95) and in the 200 breast (2:15.13), placing second and third respectively. Beeler's third career best came in the 100 breast (1:01.23) in qualifying at the Kansas Classic, before earning a victory in a time of 1:02.13. Beeler also placed second in the 200 individual medley (2:01.41). At the Big Ten Championships, Beeler recorded a career best in the 200 IM (2:01.12) to place 26th. Beeler also finished 26th in the 200 breast (2:15.50) and 38th in the 100 breast (1:03.13). Outside of the pool, Beeler earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2017. She was also a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Beeler arrived at Nebraska holding Park Hill South High records in nine events. She was also Park Hill South's most valuable swimmer all four years. Beeler was the Kansas City Star All-Metro Swimmer of the Year in 2014, 2015 and 2016. As a senior, Beeler won the 2016 Missouri state title in the 100-yard free and the 200-yard IM. She was all-conference in both events, setting a conference record in the 200 IM. She posted an automatic qualifying time for 2016 All-America honors in the 200 IM. Beeler was also a Kansas City Star All-Metro first-team selection in the 200 IM, 200 freestyle relay, and the 400 free relay as a senior.
The daughter of Audrea and Steve Beeler, Tori was born Aug. 1, 1997 in Kansas City, Mo. Tori has a younger brother, Cody. Tori plans to major in forensic science at Nebraska. She earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2017. She was also a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team. She chose Nebraska over Illinois, Arizona State, South Carolina, Arkansas and New Mexico State.
|100 Breast||1:01.23||Kansas Classic (2016)|
|200 Breast||2:15.13||Kansas Classic (2016)|
|100 Back||57.15||Northern Iowa (2016)|
|200 IM||2:01.12||Big Ten Championships (2017)|