Amanda Buxbaum
Amanda  Buxbaum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Temecula, Calif.

High School:
Great Oak HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Breast, IM

Experience:
3V


07/06/2016

64 Spartan Student-Athletes Honored As Academic All-MW

The Spartans finished the 2015-16 school year with 135 academic all-conference honors.

07/06/2016

64 Spartan Student-Athletes Honored As Academic All-MW

The Spartans finished the 2015-16 school year with 135 academic all-conference honors.

05/28/2016

100-Plus Student-Athletes, Coaches & Staff Celebrate University Commencement

15 student-athletes are graduating as cum laude, summa cum laude or magna cum laude.

02/20/2016

Spitser Breaks Records, Spartans Finish 6th At MW Championships

Humel, Maluafiti grab crucial points for San Jose State's sixth place finish.

01/23/2016

Swimming and Diving Fall To Nevada, 173-120, On Senior Day

Distance swimmer Riley Spitser remains undefeated in the 500 freestyle this season, earning eight wins.

AT SJSU: In her third season as a Spartan.

2014-15: Received the All-Mountain West Conference Academic Award.


2013-14: Completed her second season as one of the Spartans top performers in the breaststroke ... Finished 23rd at the MW Championships, with a season-best time 1:04.78 in the 100 breast ... Fifth place finish in the 200 breast swimming a career-best 2:19.03 at the Arena Invitational (11/23) ... Career-best 2:07.90 in the 400 IM at the Arena Invitational (11/21).

2012-13: Earned 15 top-five finishes in dual meet events during the season... Took second in the 100 breast and 200 medley relay against UC Santa Cruz (11/3) and in the 200 breast against Northern Colorado and CSU Bakersfield (1/4)... Swam a leg in the first place 300 breast relay, second place 400 medley relay, and third place 300 butterfly relay at the University of San Diego Relay Invitational (1/5).

GREAT OAK HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Great Oak High School in Temecula, Calif. in 2012... Earned letters in swimming as well as water polo (coach Jim Jackson)...A two-year captain... Set school and Southwest League records for the 100 breast... Awarded Southwest All-League and All-American honors... Best times include 1:05.10 in 100 breast, 2:20.30 in the 200 breast, and 2:11.49 in the 200 IM.

AMANDA: A speech pathology major... Enjoys surfing... Swam for Pacific Swim club team (Coach Dan Peck)...A native from Murrieta, Calif.

Event Best Time Date Meet (Location)
100 Breast 1:04.51 11/15/12 Arena Invitational (Long Beach, Calif.)
200 Breast 2:22.23 11/15/12 Arena Invitational (Long Beach, Calif.)
200 IM 2:09.09 11/15/12 Arena Invitational (Long Beach, Calif.)