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Karissa Kruszewski
Karissa Kruszewski

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Murrieta, Calif.

High School:
Vista Murrieta

Last College:
UC-Irvine

Height:
5-5

Event:
Fly/IM

2011-12: An integral part of both the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay teams ... helped the 200 medley relay to 11th place at the Texas Invitational, posting a time of 1:42.28 ... contributed to a pair of fourth-place finishes for the 200 free relay, capturing times of 1:40.41 at the Arizona Dual and 1:38.51 at the Arizona State Dual ... placed seventh in the 200 breast at the Northwestern Dual with a time of 2:31.98 ... swam well in the butterfly all season, taking home fourth place in the 100 fly at the Minnesota Dual (58.41) and fifth at the Arizona State Dual (58.34) ... won the 200 fly at the Milwaukee Dual with a time of 2:11.80 ... also took sixth in the 200 fly at the Minnesota Dual (2:09.67), third at the Arizona State Dual (2:08.22) and fourth at the Northwestern Dual (2:06.67) ... raced to her best time of the season in the event at the Texas Invitational, where her time of 2:01.39 earned her 22nd place

Honors: 2011 Academic All-Big Ten ... 2008-09 Scholar Athlete (at UC-Irvine)

2010-11:
At the Big Ten Championships finished 35th in the 100-yard butterfly (56.40), 31st in the 200-yard butterfly (2:03.36), and 32nd in the 200-yard individual medley (2:05.22) ... swam in the finals of the 100-yard breaststroke (27th, 1:08.71), the 200-yard butterfly (14th, 2:04.56) and the 200-yard individual medley (32nd, 2:11.02) at the Texas Invitational ... swam a personal-best 1:08.49 in the preliminaries of the 100 breast to qualify for the finals ... finished 4th in the 100 yard butterfly and in the 200 yard butterfly (2:07.31) at the Arizona Dual ... finished 3rd in the 200 yard butterfly (2:09.03) and 6th in the 100 yard butterfly (59.68) at the Iowa Dual ... finished 3rd in the 200 yard medley relay (1:48.12), 6th in the 100 yard butterfly (1:00.30), and 8th in the 100 yard breaststroke (1:11.90) at the Milwaukee Dual

2008-09 (at UC-Irvine): Took 14th place in 200 IM, 11th place in 100 butterfly and 10th place in 200 butterfly at Big West Conference Championships

Prep: Three-time Academic All-American ... did not compete senior year ... swimmer of the year in Riverside County, Calif. during sophomore year ... Scholar Athlete freshman year

Personal: Parents are Chie and Paul ... has one younger brother, Clinton ... major is sociology

Best Times (SCY):
50 Free: 25.50 (10/7/2011)
100 Free: 54.23 (10/20/2011)
200 Free: 1:52.40 (12/1/2011)
100 Fly: 55.56 (12/1/2011)
200 Fly: 2:00.82 (2/15/2012)
100 Breast: 1:08.49 (12/2/2010)
200 Breast: 2:31.98 (11/11/2011)
200 IM: 2:03.97 (2/15/2012)

At The Big Ten Championships
2011
100 Fly: 35th (56.40)
200 Fly: 31st (2:03.36)
200 IM: 32nd (2:05.22)

At the Big West Conference Championships
2010

100 Fly: 11th (58.01)
200 Fly: 10th (2:04.77)
200 IM: 14th (2:07.56)

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