James Connor finishes second on the platform for his third All-America honor.
Hixon 2nd in 3-meter diving; Pieroni 4th in the 200 free and Connor in 3-meter diving
James Connor finishes 4th, Michael Hixon 5th on the 1-meter at the NCAA Championships
Hoosiers finish just out of the scoring in both relays.
Hoosiers sending 11 swimmers and two divers to Iowa City.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2013-14)
Earned honorable mention All-America honors in the 400 medley relay at the 2014 NCAA Championships with a time of 3:08.02 ... that is the third-fastest time in IU history ... set a new school record in prelims with a time of 3:07.53 ... 17th in the 200 medley relay (1:26.11) ... 26th in the 400 freestyle relay (2:56.03) ... fourth in the 200 medley relay at the Big Ten Championships (1:25.49-third-fastest time in IU history) ... ninth in the 50 free with a career best 19.91 ... fifth in the 200 freestyle relay (1:19.65) ... 33rd in the 200 freestyle (1:38.18-career best) ... ninth in the 100 free with a career time of 43.54 ... sixth in the 400 free relay with a school record time of 2:54.07.
Through May 2013 ranked in the European top-35 in the 50-meter freestyle with a time of 22.67 ... one of just three Slovenian swimmers to ever go below 50 seconds in the 100-meter freestyle ... eighth in the 50 free and 11th in the 100 free at the 2012 European Junior Championships ... 10th in the 50-meter freestyle at the 2011 World Junior Championships ... 14th in the 50-meter freestyle at the 2011 European Junior Championships ... Slovenian national champion in the 50 free, 100 free and 200 free at the 2012 nationals ... junior national record holder in the 50 free (22.88) and 100 free (50.23) ... parents are Andreja and Ales Tavcar ... has one sister (Alja) ... born Dec. 2, 1994.
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