At Rice 2010-2011:Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll; Registered a host of new career bests in high finishes at the C-USA Championship meet... Scored 43 points for the Owls at conference, the eighth-highest total on the team... Placed fourth in the 500-yard freestyle with a career-best 4:53.58 that was the team's top time of the year... Finished sixth in the 200-free with a 1:51.41, the third-best mark on the squad... Tenth in the mile with a career-best 17:11.41, rounding-out a group of six Owl distance racers to finish in the C-USA's top 10... Intermediate time at 1,000-yards from the C-USA mile was a career-best (10:17.51)... Posted a new Rice-best in the 100-free (53.13) competing at the Phill Hansel Invitational in the fall... Swam the third leg of the fourth-fastest 800-freestyle relay in school history.
2009-2010:C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Rice University Honor Athlete; Saved her best for last with solid showings in a wide range of different distances at the C-USA Championships, ranging from a 23.88 in a timed trial of the 50-yard freestyle, to a sixth place finish in the league's 200-free on the strength of a season-best 1:51.78, to a ninth place finish in the mile with a career-best 17:20.64... Posted the Owls' second-fastest time of the season in the 200-free and the squad's third-fastest 50-free all year... Notched a season-best mark in the 1,000-free (10:26.32) as an intermediate mark for the C-USA mile... Improved performances led the way to earning spots on two "A" relays... Swam the anchor leg of 400-free relay that took third in the conference meet with a 3:23.33, one of the five best relays in school history... Served as the anchor leg of 200-free relay that finished third in the conference meet (1:33.08).
2008-2009: C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Scored for the team with new career-bests in three events at the Conference USA Championships held across town at the University of Houston... Finished tenth in the league in the 100-breaststroke (1:06.09)... Placed 14th in the C-USA's 200-breaststroke (2:24.75) and was 12th in the 200-individual medley after a 2:07.32 in the prelims... Swam a solid 100-freestyle at the LSU Triple Dual (53.32)... Showed some versatility by competing in the mile in the dual meet at Incarnate Word.
A 2008 graduate of Mission Viejo High School in California... Three-time California Interscholastic Federation finalist for the three-time CIF champions...Twice named the Diablo's most valuable swimmer... Earned the Iron Woman Award for qualifying for the state meet in every event... Coached by Kristine Palle... Outstanding student who maintained a 3.90 grade point average... Four-year Scholar-Athlete.
Veteran competitor for the storied Mission Viejo Nadadores... Junior Nationals qualifier in the 100-freestyle, 200-individual medley and 200-breaststroke... Earned All-America honors in 100-freestyle in 2007... Coached by Bill Rose... Finished 15th out of 300 entries in the Tiburon Mile open water swim.
Full Name: Alison Beatrice Godbe. Born: May 18, 1990 in Fullerton, Calif. Parents: Douglas and Patricia Godbe of Mission Viejo, Calif. (two brothers). College: Martell.