Margaret Stansberry
Margaret Stansberry
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
High School: Christian Academy of Knoxville
Major: Exercise Science

2017-18: Stansberry collected the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Swimmer of the Week for her performance in the NSU Shark Invitational

UT Mid-Season Invitational

200-yard freestyle: Made it to 'A' final with time of 148.88 (season-best time, second best time in the nation) Beat out swimmers from Duke and UNC

NSU Shark Invitational:

200-yard freestyle: 1st - 1:51.32 (3rd fastest time in the nation)

100-yard freestyle: 1st - 51.85


2016-17: Picked up her fourth career All-American award as part of the 200 Free Relay...Honorable Mention All-American in three other events: the 800 Free Relay, 100 Free and 400 Free Relay...All-BMC swimmer in five races, including the 100 free, where she broke the school record...Was also all-conference in the 200, 400 and 800 Free Relays and the 400 Medley Relay...Set a new program record in the 200 I.M. and helped C-N break school records in the 400 medley relay and 200 free relay...Named BMC Swimmer of the Week on November 3rd...Tied for the most wins on the squad win nine, including a victory in the 200 Free at the conference championships.

2015-16: Became Carson-Newman's first-ever three-time All-American honors during one NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships in the 100 and 200 Free and the 800 Free Relay... Finished fifth in the 200 Free and third in the 100 Free... Honorable Mention All-American after finishing 12th in the 200 Medley Relay... Seven-time All-BMC swimmer... Reset six school records in the: 100 Free, 200 Free, 200 I.M., 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay and 800 Free Relay... Won 13 events during the season with a career-high four wins coming against the University of the Cumberlands and Limestone... Named the Bluegrass Mountain Conference's Swimmer of the Week. 

2014-15: Eagle Scholar and CSCAA Scholar All-American... Honorable mention All-American after showing at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships... School record holder in the 200 Free, 200 I.M., 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay and 200 Medley Relay... Won 16 events as a freshman. 

High School: Holds CAK's record in the 100 Back and the 200 I.M... Named the 2012 and 2013 Most Valuable Player for CAK swimming.

Personal: Daughter of Randy and Dedie Stansberry... Studies Exercise Science.