2010-11 Season Outlook
Courtney Rhodenbaugh finished her freshman season on a high note with three strong performances at the 2010 Big 12 Championships(50 free, 100 breaststroke, 200 breaststroke). Rhodenbaugh hopes to continue her success into her second season with Big Red and will be looked upon as a contributor in the breaststoke and freestyle events.
Rhodenbaugh stepped in and contributed to the Nebraska squad immediately by earning a first-place finish early in the season against UNO in the 100-yard breaststroke. She followed with five wins and a 14th-place finish at the 2010 Big 12 Championships in the 200-yard breaststroke. Rhodenbaugh's time of 1:05.70 in the 100-yard breaststroke was good enough for the fifth best time on the 2009-10 NU performance list, while her time of 2:21.33 in the 200-yard breaststroke was good enough for third on NU"s season list.
Courtney Rhodenbaugh swam three seasons at Salpointe High School in Tucson, Ariz. She finished third at the state meet in the 100-yard breaststroke her senior year, while the team finished 13th overall. Rhodenbaugh set career-best times of 1:04.50 in the 100-yard breaststroke and 2:22.00 in the 200-yard breaststroke during her senior year. She swam with the club team Ford Aquatics during the summer.
Courtney was born on Feb. 23, 1991, in Dallas, Texas. She is the daughter of Greg and Lisa Rhodenbaugh. She has seven brothers, David, Daniel, Jon, Mike, Josh, Caleb and Timmy. Courtney is a pre-medicine major.