Ausra Pacebutaite

Ausra Pacebutaite

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Vilnius, Lithuania

High School:
Ozo Secondary HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Backstroke

Experience:
2V

OREGON STATE: One of 12 returning letterwinners and 9 returning Pacific-10 scorers ... holds 2 school records, in 100 back (55.78, 2004), 200 back (2:01.65, 2004); has 3 other places on OSU's all-time Pacific-10 lists: fourth in 50 free (23.74, 2004), sixth in 100 free (51.99, 2004), eighth in 100 fly (58.21, 2004) ... part of school-record relays in 200 free (1:34.42, 2004), 400 free (3:27.44, 2003), 400 medley (3:43.69, 2003) ... on OSU's list of Pac-10 era career win leaders, tied for 12th (19); ranks first in 100 back wins (12), tied for fourth in 200 back wins (4) ... (2004) Pacific-10 All-Academic second team ... at Pac-10 Championships, placed 13th in 100 back (56.29, prelim, 56.43 final), 16th in 200 back (2:04.76 prelim, 2:08.48 final), finished 33rd in 50 free (24.21) ... on OSU list of Pac-10-era season win leaders, tied for 22nd (10); in 100 back, first in season wins (8) ... had 2 multi-win duals, taking 100 bakc and 200 back vs. San Jose State, Nevada ... (2003) At Pac-10 Championships, placed 15th in 20 back (2:03.33 final, 2:02.73 prelim); 24th in 100 back (57.02); finished 34th in 50 free (24.22); part of relays that placed fifth in 400 medley (3:43.69); eighth in 200 free (1:34.61), 400 free (3:27.74) ... had OSU's top time of season in 200 back (school-record 2:02.73) ... part of season-best relays in 200 free (school-record 1:34.61), 400 free (school-record 3:27.44), 400 medley (school-record 3:43.69) ... had 9 event victories, including 4 in 100 back, 3 in 50 free, 2 in 200 back; 4 wins in 100 back is tied for third on OSU's single-season list of Pac-10 era leaders ... had wins in 8 dual meets, including 2-win dual meet vs. Utah, taking 100 back, 200 back.

OZO SECONDARY HIGH: While attending the school, set Lithuanian records in 50-meter back (30.15), 100-meter back (1:04.46), 200-meter back (2:18.16).

PERSONAL: Majoring in Business Administration ... born in Vilnius, Lithuania ... parents are Rimantas Pacebutas and Salomeja Pacebutiene; family includes brother Darius Pacebutas (38), sister Danute Pacebutaite (18) ... enjoys playing chess, kayaking, hiking ... top athletic thrill was watching former teammate Birte Steven set German record in 200-meter breaststroke ... favorite athlete is Alexander Popov; favorite movie is Troy; favorite actor is Bruce Willis; favorite vehicle is Mustang; favorite food is ice cream; favorite restaurant is Lyon's ... chose OSU to improve her swimming and earn her bacheloar's degree.

OREGON STATE SEASON-BY-SEASON BESTS

YEAR 50 free 100 free 100 back 200 back

2003 24.17 54.17 57.02 2:02.73

2004 23.74 51.99 55.78 2:01.65

YEAR 200 IM 100 fly

2003 ---

2004 2:09.19 58.21

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