SMU Competes In This Event For The First Time Since The 2008-09 Season
Mustangs Place In The Top 10 In Seven Events On Day Three
Mustangs Place In Top 5 Of Three
SMU Competes In This Event For The First Time Since The 2006-07 Season
Mustangs Place First In Five Events
2012-13 (Jr.): NCAA Championship: Was a member of the 14th place 400 freestyle relay team (Nicolai Hansen, David Larsson, Mindaugas Sadauskas)... Conference USA Championship: Placed in the top five infour events including winning gold in the 400 freestyle relay (Hansen, Larsson, Sadauskas)... Placed fifth in the 100 backstorke, fourth in the 50 freestyle and third in the 100 freestyle...American Short Course Championship: Finished first in the 200 medley relay (Hansen, Ramom Melo, Sadauskas) and sixth in the 50 freestyle... Placed first in the 400 freestyle relay (Hansen, Larsson, Sadauskas) at the Cougar Invitational.
2011-12 (So.): Conference USA Championship: Earned bronze in the 50- and 100-yard freestyles, and was a member of the winning 200- and 400-yard freestyle relay teams 2/15-18 at the Conference USA Championships... Finished second in the 100-yard freestyle and was a member of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay 1/27 vs. Texas A&M... Took runner-up honors in the 100-yard freestyle 1/19 at TCU... Was a member of the second-place 200-yard freestyle relay team 1/13-14 at The Classic at SMU... Finished second in the 100-yard freestyle, third in the 100-yard backstroke, and was a member of the top 200-yard freestyle relay, first-place 400-yard freestyle relay, second-place 200-yard medley relay, second-place 400-yard medley relay and third-place 800-yard freestyle relay teams 11/17-19 at the Cougar Classic... Was a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay team 11/11 at Texas... Was a member of the winning 200- and 400-yard freestyle relay teams 10/28-29 at the Southwest Collegiate Plunge.
2010-11 (Fr.): Helped the 200-yard freestyle relay team take third place with a time of 1:21.57 at the SMU Classic on 1/15... Was a member of the 400-yard freestyle relay team that won first place with a time of 3:01.90 against Georgia on 1/8... Took first place in the 100-yard backstroke against Georgia on 1/8 with a time of 51.89... Helped the 400-yard freestyle relay team take second place with a time of 3:08.94 at the Chesapeake Elite Meet on 12/19... Was a part of the 400-yard freestyle relay team that took third place and the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:23.82) that finished third in the Southwest College Invite on 10/30 with a time of 3:03.80.
20.00 - 50-yard freestyle
Prior to SMU: State champion in the 100m freestyle and the 50m freestyle... Record holder in the 100m freestyle.
Personal: Biology major... Parents are Willis and Maureen Koops... Has one brother.