Vanessa Esposito
Vanessa Esposito
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
High School: Trafalgar School for Girls
Position: Mid/Distance Free

2018-19:

  • Competed at the ECAC Championships, finishing ninth in the 500 free with a personal best time of 4:59.96 and 12th in the 200 free in a time of 1:53.91.
  • At the America East Championships, earned silver in the 1650 free after touching in with a personal best time of 17:06.01.
  • Also finished fifth in the 500 free (5:01.44).
  • Against East Carolina, finished fifth in the 1000 free (10:54.98) and 500 free (5:22.24).
  • Finished third in the 200 free with a time of 2:00.41 against VMI.
  • Placed fourth in the 1000 free (10:49.08) and fifth in the 500 free (5:18.21) against Towson.
  • Against William and Mary, finished fifth in the 1000 free with a time of 11:00.10; also placed eighth in the 500 free with a time of 5:29.51.
  • At Navy, touched in sixth in the 1000 free with a time of 10:55.24; also came in seventh in the 500 free with a time of 5:22.79.
  • Came in fourth in the 1000 free with a time of 10:54.94 and seventh in the 500 free in a time of 5:20.31 against Johns Hopkins and Delaware.

2017-18: Competed in three events at the America East Championships, swimming all personal-best times… Finished the 1650 free with a time of 17:29.26… Also swam the 500 free in a time of 5:05.62… Completed the 200 free in a time of 1:55.04.

BACKGROUND: Placed third in the 800 free at the XXI Carribean Island Swimming Championships while representing Bermuda, touching in with a time of 9:23.37... Also earned fourth place in the 400 free with a time of 4:38.95... Earned top 10 finishes at the same meet in the 200 IM (2:35.10), 200 free (2:12.85), and 100 fly (1:10.94)... Graduated on the honor roll her senior year.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Heather Outbridge and Tony Esposito... Has one sister, Gabby... Major is undecided... Lists her favorite pro sports team as the Montreal Canadians and her favorite food as sushi.