Hayley Shillington
Hayley Shillington
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, Calif.
High School: Oaks Christian HS
Position: Free/Distance

2012-13 (Junior):
One of the top mid-distance swimmers in the conference, Shillington capped a stellar junior season with a pair of top-eight finishes and a third top-12 finish at the 2013 MPSF Championships. She took fourth in the 200 Free (1:48.80) and seventh in the 500 Free (4:56.57), and added an 11th-place finish in the 100 Free (51.35). At the Pacific Invite, she came in fifth in the 200 Free (1:52.39) and eighth in both the 100 Free (53.60) and the 500 Free (5:05.89). At the UNLV Winter Invite, Shillington won both the 200 Free (1:50.24) and the 500 Free (4:58.74) while placing third in the 100 Free (51.88). Academically, Shillington earned MPSF All-Academic recognition.

2011-12 (Sophomore):
In just her second season at Pacific, Shillington established herself as one of the top mid-distance freestylers in the MPSF, earning Second Team All-MPSF honors in the 200 Free. Primarily swimming the 200 Free and 500 Free, she collected six first-place finishes on the year, winning heats against five conference teams. She added six runner-up finishes and never placed outside of the top four in a dual meet. At the 2012 MPSF Championships, Shillington clocked in at 1:51.21 in the 200 Free, good for seventh, while her time of 4:52.90 in the 500 Free was good for ninth. Both were season-best times and ranked first on the squad. Her 500 Free mark ranked fifth amongst all league swimmers.

2010-11 (Freshman):
Shillington placed 13th in the 200 Back (2:04.30), 14th in the 500 Free (5:03.49), and 18th in the 200 Free (1:53.24) at the 2011 MPSF Championships to conclude an impressive first year for the Orange and Black. She was also a part of the 800 Free Relay (7:33.39), 200 Free Relay (1:35.69), and 400 Free Relay (3:29.67) teams that finished sixth, seventh, and seventh at the championships, respectively. Shillington opened the year with second-place times in the 200 Free (1:55.04) and 500 Free (5:05.56) at the Pacific Invite on Oct. 15 and 16 before winning the 200 Free (1:55.75) and the 200 Back (2:08.18) against Cal State Bakersfield on Oct. 30. She finished first in the 200 Back (2:08.61) in the Quad Meet on Nov. 6 and first in the 500 Free (5:04.31) at both the Tri Meet on Jan. 22 and against UC Santa Barbara on Jan. 29.

High School:
Shillington graduated from Oaks Christian High School in Westlake Village, Calif. She was named the Tri-Valley League Swimmer of the Year as a junior and senior, and was an all-county selection from 2008 to 2010. An All-America honoree as a junior, Shillington was also her team’s MVP from 2008 to 2010.

Personal:
Shillington was born in Thousand Oaks, Calif. and is the daughter of Sandra and Todd Shillington. A sport management major, she lists her hobbies as going to the beach and hanging out with friends.