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Jerr Merritt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lincoln, Neb.

High School:
University of Nebraska

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 186

Position:
Free, Breast, IM


2008-09 (Jr.) - Came in second against Utah (1/10) in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:12.59...Was fourth that day in the 100 breast with a time of 1:00.36.

2007-08 (So.) - Claimed fifth place in the 200 breast and sixth place in the 100 breast at the Conference USA Invitational... Took fifth in the 50 and 150 breast at TCU.

2006-07 (Fr.): Competed in free, breast and IM events... Swam most of season-best times at C-USA Invitational... Helped the Mustangs claim their second consecutive C-USA Invitational title and claim Kerr McGee Elite Meet title... Swam career-best time in 200 breast with fifth-place finish at C-USA Invite... Competed against Texas A&M... Competed against Texas and Arizona... Member of fourth-place 400 free relay team at Kerr McGee Elite Meet...

Prep: Academic All-American... Captain of team.

Personal: Son of Jay and Sharrell Merritt... Both parents competed at the collegiate level... Pre-med major.

Career Best
50 Free	21.32
100 Free	47.75
100 Breast	57.09
200 Breast	2:04.94
200 IM	2:00.06