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Nate Clark

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Episcopal

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Event:
Fly, IM, M.D. Free

Experience:
SR-3L


2008-09 (Sr.): Team tri-captain...Redshirted.

2008 ALL-AMERICAN

2007-08 (Jr.): Earned the team's Most Improved award... Tied his career-best time in the 500 free and bettered his career-best mark in the 200 free at NCAAs... Earned All-American status in the 400 and 800 free relays... Swam as a member of the Conference USA record-setting 400 and 800 free relays... Won the 500 free, setting a new C-USA record in the process... Won the 400 IM and the 200 fly at C-USA Invitational... Took second in the 500 free against Texas (2/9)... Finished second in the 200 free and 200 fly and swam the first leg of the first-place 400 free relay against Texas A&M (2/1)... Placed second in the 400 IM at TCU (1/25)... Competed at the Classic @ SMU, swimming in the 400 IM, 100 fly, 800 free relay, 500 free and 200 fly (1/11-12)... Finished fourth in the 200 fly against Washington and Arizona (1/4)... Swam the 500 free, 400 medley relay, 400 IM, 200 fly, 400 free relay and as part of the first-place 800 free relay at the Texas Invitational (11/29-12/1)... Won the 500 and 1650 free, took third in the 200 fly, fourth in the 400 IM and swam the 400 and 800 free relays and the 400 meldey relay at the Art Adamson Invitational (11/16-18)...Competed against Air Force (11/3)... Exhibitioned out two events against Centenary (10/27).

2006-07 (So.): Academic All-American... Placed second in the 200 fly and 500 free, and fourth in the 400 IM at C-USA Championships... Qualified for 2008 Olympic trials in 200 fly and 400 IM.

2005-06 (Fr.): Helped guide Mustangs to C-USA Invitational Crown... Placed third in 500 free at C-USA Invitational... Notched third-place in 200 fly at C-USA Invitational... Finished 12th in 200 free, sixth in 200 fly and ninth in 200 IM at American Short Course Championship... Participated in dual meets against Air Force, Wyoming, in Texas A&M Invite... Competed in dual meets against Centenary, Florida St. and Texas... Placed fourth in 200 free against Texas A&M... Second fastest time in 200 fly and 500 free... Best times came at C-USA Invitational.

Prep: 200 IM 1:54.7... 400 IM 4:04.8... 100 fly 51.1... 200 fly 1:52.5... Louisiana H.S. Swimmer of the Year and Swimmer of the State Meet... Louisiana H.S. State Record holder... Junior National Qualifier... State record in the 200 IM... Crawfish Aquatics Swimmer of the Year in 2004 and 2005... Crawfish Aquatics Most Improved in 2003 and 2004...High point runner-up at short course state championships... High school team won state twice.

Personal: Son of John and Elizabeth Clark... Father is a doctor... Has an older sister and his older brother graduated from SMU... Accounting major with minor in economics.

Career Best
100 Free	44.86
200 Free	1:36.36
500 Free	4:20.99
1000 Free	9:48.33
1650 Free	16:30.28
100 Fly	50.11
200 Fly	1:46.08
200 IM	1:50.25
400 IM	3:51.34