Caroline Palm
Caroline Palm

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Linkoping, Sweden

Height:
5-6

Position:
Back/Free

Birthdate:
08/26/1992

2013-14: The 2014 Academic All-Big Ten honoree swam a team and personal best 4:52.25 in the 500-yard freestyle at the 2014 Big Ten Championships ... set a pool record in the 500-yard freestyle (5:00.13) at the Milwaukee Dual ... swam the third-fastest 200-yard freestyle among all Badgers this season, posting a 1:49.32 at the Big Ten championships ... earned a third-place finish in the 1000-yard freestyle (10:15.03) at the Wisconsin vs. Northwestern Dual ... earned a personal-best time of 52.36 in the 100-yard freestyle at the Wisconsin vs. Cal Dual.

2012-13: Swam a personal best 4:50.60 in the 500-yard freestyle at the Big Ten championships ... finished the 200-yard freestyle in 1:50.49, a personal best, at the Big Ten championships ... member of the 800-yard freestyle relay team that finished in second-place (7:23.17) at the Big Ten Quad Duals ... earned a sixth-place finish in the 1000-yard freestyle (10:18.90) at the Minnesota Dual ... swam to an eighth-place finish (1:52.20) in the 200-yard freestyle at the Virginia/VT Dual ... member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team that earned a second-place finish (1:38.41) at the USC Invite ... swam a season personal-best time (53.05) in the 100-yard freestyle at the Michigan Dual.

2011-12: In the 100 back, took sixth at the Minnesota Dual (59.20), sixth at the Arizona Dual (59.12), fifth at the Arizona State Dual (59.28), second at the Northwestern Dual (58.39), and 19th at the Big Ten Championships (55.44) ... placed sixth in the 200 back at the Minnesota Dual (2:09.30), fourth at the Arizona Dual (2:09.74), seventh at the Arizona State Dual (2:08.61), fifth at the Northwestern Dual (2:07.72), and 29th at the Texas Invitational (2:03.59) ... took third in the 200 free relay at the Arizona Dual with a time of 1:37.76 ... claimed third place in the 400 free relay at the Minnesota Dual (3:33.45) ... also competed in the 200 and 400 medley relays, taking sixth place in the 200 medley relay at the Minnesota Dual (1:48.90) and fifth place at the Northwestern Dual (1:47.26) ... placed sixth in the 400 medley relay at the Arizona State Dual with a time of 4:02.28

Personal: Born in Lund, Sweden ... parents are Lars and Gunilla Palm ... has an older sister, Rebecka, who also swims for UW ... has younger brother, Henrik ... major is Journalism

Personal Bests
100 Free: 52.36 (11/1/2013)
200 Free: 1:49.32 (2/19/2014)
500 Free: 4:50.60 (2/21/2013)
1000 Free: 10:15.03 (11/15/2013)
1650 Free: 16:54.99 (12/5/2013)
50 Back: 26.93 (12/1/2011)
100 Back: 55.44 (2/15/2012)
200 Back: 2:02.46 (2/15/2012)

Honors
2014 Academic All-Big Ten

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