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Petra Klosova

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Koprivince Czech Republic

High School:
Masarykoro Gymnasium

Height:
6-3

Event:
Free, IM, Fly

Experience:
SR-3L


2008 ALL-AMERICAN

2007-08 (Jr.): Given the team's Mustang Award for performance, dedication, enthusiasm and leadership... Scored in all five relays at NCAAs, earning All-American status in each, en route to an 11th-place team finish... Swam a career-best and C-USA record time in the 200 IM at the conference championships... Took second in the 100 back in a career-fastest time, and first in the 100 free in a season-best time... Helped the Mustangs to a blazing fast 800 free relay time and C-USA meet record... Swam at the 2008 Missouri Grand Prix, swimming the 100 lcm free, 50 lcm free and 100 lcm back... Notched second-place finish in 50 free and 200 back; swam as member of the SMU pool record-breaking 200 free relay against Texas (2/9)... Won the 200 free and placed second in the 100 back against Rice (1/18)... Member of the first-place 200 medley relay and placed second in the 200 back against Houston (1/19)... Helped the Mustangs to a fourth-place finish in the 400 medley relay and swam to a third-place finish in the 100 free against Texas A&M and Auburn (1/12)... Took first in the 100 free, third in the 100 back and first in the 400 free relay at Georgia (1/5)... Finished second in the 200, 400 and 800 free relays, second in the 400 medley relay and fourth in the medley relay and third in the 100 free against Texas A&M and Michigan (11/16-18)... Member of the first-place 400 medley relay and 400 free relay and won the 50 free against North Texas and Wyoming (11/9)... Part of the third-place 400 medley relay and second-place 400 free relay and placed third in the 50 free and 200 IM against Wisconsin, Alabama, USC, Texas A&M and Florida State at the SMU Swim Classic (10/26-27)... Set pool record at North Texas' Mean Green Relays in the 400 medley relay (10/3).

2007 All-American

2006-07 (So.): Participated in free, back and IM events and most relays... Swam most season-best times against Texas and Arizona... Holds the team season-best times in 100 and 200 free and 200 IM and second best times in 50 free, 100 and 200 back... Swam five career-best times... Career-best time in 100 free ranks fifth, 200 free ranks fourth and 100 back ranks ninth on all-time top performers list... Helped guide SMU to second consecutive C-USA Championship crown and first-place finish at SMU Swim Classic.... Named to All-C-USA 100 and 200 free, 200 medley relay and 200 and 800 free relay first team... Named C-USA Swimmer of the Meet after championships... Member of C-USA Champion 200 medley relay team which posted season-best time... Part of 800 free relay C-USA Champion team that posted new SMU season, C-USA meet and Houston pool records... Member of 200 free relay team at C-USA Championships that placed first and swam a new season-best time... Set new meet and pool records en route to winning 100 free at C-USA Championship... With career-best time, touched in as 200 free C-USA Champion also setting new meet and pool records... Notched career-best times with a second-place finish in 100 back and fourth-place finish in 200 back against Texas and Arizona... Posted another career-best time with first-place finish in 200 IM against Texas and Arizona... Member of first-place 400 free-relay and second-place 400 medley relay team against Texas and Arizona... First-leg of second-place 200 medley relay team against Texas A&M... Placed first in 100 free against Texas A&M.... Final leg of 400 free relay team against Texas A&M... First leg of first-place 400 medley and 400 free relay teams against Georgia... Posted first-place finish in 100 back against Georgia... First-place finish in 100 free against Georgia... Placed second in the 100 free at the US Open... Member of fourth-place 200 free relay team at Art Adamson... With a fourth-place finish in 50 free, posted season-best time ... Final leg on second-place 400 medley and 400 free relay teams at Art Adamson which all posted team season best times... Final leg on second-place 200 medley relay team at Art Adamson... Fifth-place finish in 200 free at Art Adamson Invite... First-leg on second-place 800 free relay team at Art Adamson Invite... Posted career-best and team season-best time with first-place finish in 100 free at Art Adamson Invite... Won 100 back and 100 and 200 free against North Texas.... Won back-to-back events (50 and 100 free) against Rice... Garnered C-USA Swimmer of the Week honors three times (Oct. 24, Nov. 21 and Jan. 9)... Participated in the European Short Course Championships.

2006 ALL-AMERICAN

2005-06 (Fr.): Best SMU time this season in 100 fly and second best in 100 free... Participated in back, free and fly events... Led SMU to C-USA crown in inaugural season in the conference, seventh place finish at 2006 NCAA Championship and first place finish at SMU Classic Championship... Member of meet and pool record-breaking C-USA Champion 200 medley relay team... Second place in 500 free event at C-USA Championship... Part of record-breaking C-USA Champion 400 medley relay team... Member of record-breaking C-USA champion 200 medley relay... Set career-best time en route to C-USA 100 fly gold... C-USA 100 free champion and meet and pool record holder... Finished second in 50 free at C-USA Championship... Named Co-Swimmer of the C-USA Championship... Set career-best time in 100 back against Georgia... Finished 11th in 100 free at NCAA Championship... Notched seventh-place finish in 100 IM at FINA World Cup. Prep: Participated in the 2005 World Championship in the 50 and 100 free, 100 back and 400 medley relay... Swam for the Czech Republic in the 2004 Athens Olympics as part of the 4x100 free relay team... Participated in the European Championship in 2002-2004... Eighth in the 100 IM in 2004, 11th in the 100 IM in 2003 and 15th in the 100 free in 2002... Swam in the European Junior Championship in 2000 and 2001... Took ninth in the 50 fly, 10th in the 50 free and 13th in the 100 free in 2001... Grabbed seventh place in both the 50 free and 50 fly and ninth in the 100 fly in 2000. Personal: Parents are Petr and Marcela... Has one sibling, Krystof... Majoring in biological sciences with minors in psychology and German.

50 Free	22.64
100 Free	48.84
200 Free	1:45.67
100 Back	54.67
200 Back	2:00.15
100 Fly	54.42
200 IM	1:59.48