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|50 Free||20.09||2/23/17||Big Ten Championships|
|100 Free||45.19||11/20/16||Ohio State Invite|
|100 Back||47.76||2/24/17||Big Ten Championships|
|200 Back||1:49.99||12/6/15||UGA Fall Invitational|
|100 Fly||48.44||2/24/17||Big Ten Championships|
2016-17 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in seven meets, including Big Ten Championships, swimming the freestyle, butterfly and backstroke ... Posted career bests in the 50 free (20.09), 100 back (47.76) and 100 fly (48.44) at the Big Ten Championships, with all three ranking among the top three on the team for the year and 50 free and 100 back times ranking as NCAA B-cuts ... Earned a career best at the Ohio State Invitational (11/20) in the 100 free (45.19) … Won the 100 back (50.58) in the season-opening dual against Towson (10/6) and against Navy (1/21) in 49.27.
2015-16 (Freshman Year)
Competed in eight meets, including the Big Ten Championships, primarily in the backstroke, butterfly and 50 freestyle ... Swam a trio personal bests in the 50 free (20.30), 100 back (48.36) and 100 fly (48.52) at the Big Ten Championships ... Led the team for the year in the 100 fly and ranked second in the 50 free and 100 back ... Personal best time of 1:49.99 in the 200 back set at the UGA Fall Invitational (12/6) ranked fifth on the team for the year ... Won the 100 fly (51.02) at Yale ... Took gold in the 100 back against Villanova (2/6).
Member of the Israeli national team ... Represented Israel in the world championships in Barcelona 2013 and in Kazan 2015 ... Holds the Israeli national record of 23.76 seconds for the 50-meter fly ... Finished second in the Junior European Championships in the 50-meter backstroke.
Born in Israel on March 31, 1994 ... Parents are Yaron and Hagit ... Has two younger sisters, Noa and Or ... Majoring in international politics.
Why Penn State?
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