Women's Swimming



    Presley Bard  
    Presley Bard

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Napa, Calif.

    High School:
    Napa

    Event:
    Free/Back/IM


    01/25/2007

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Missouri 2006-07

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Missouri 2006-07

    10/31/2006

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Kentucky 2006

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Kentucky 2006

    SOPHOMORE YEAR (2007-08)

    Earned All-America honors in four events at the NCAA Championships ... swam on the 400-yard medley relay team which finished sixth in a school-record time of 3;34.14, and placed eighth in the 200-yard medley relay ... seventh in the 100 backstroke and 16th in the 200 back ... Finished second in the 100 back (53.64) at the Big Ten Championships ... swam the anchor leg of the victorious 200-yard medley relay team that tied the Big Ten meet record (1:38.89) ... 14th in the 200 individual medley ... swam on the 800-yard freestyle relay which finished second ... 12th in the 200 back ... anchored the winning 200-yard medley relay vs. Tennessee ... second in the 200 free and 50 free ... third in the 200 back ... anchored the winning 400-yard medley relay and 200-yard medley relay ... won the 200-yard free ... second in the 100 backstroke and third in the 200 back ... sixth in the 50 free in a double dual meet with Texas and Michigan ... part of winning 200-yard medley relay ... also took home the 100 backstroke title and 200 back title ... won the 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke ... victorious in the 200-yard backstroke in dual at Northwestern ... also champion in the 200 back ... fifth in the 200 back at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials ... named to the 2008-09 U.S. National Team in the 100 back.

    FRESHMAN YEAR (2006-07)
    Earned All-America honorable mention with a ninth-place finish in the 200-yard backstroke at the NCAA Championships ... also took honorable mention accolades with a 13th-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay ... was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Year and took All-Big Ten first team honors ... won the Big Ten title in the 200 back at the Big Ten Championships, setting a school record in the preliminaries ... also helped the Hoosiers' 400-yard medley relay to a first-place finish ... second in the 100-yard backstroke, 200-yard medley relay and 400-yard freestyle relay ... was fourth in the 200-yard freestyle relay and fifth in the 200-yard individual medley ... turned in the top Hoosier times on the season in the 200 back, 200 IM, 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay ... entered IU's all-time top 20 in the 200 back, 100-yard freestyle, 100 back, 200 IM, 200 free relay and 200 medley relay ... won 16 event titles on the year ... represented the U.S. at the 2007 Japan International in August, placing seventh in the 200-meter backstroke ... took eighth in the 100-meter backstroke (1:02.22) and ninth in the 200-meter back (2:14.63) at the 2007 ConocoPhillips USA Swimming National Championships.


    PREP/PERSONAL
    A four-time All-American for Napa High, twice earning the distinction in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 100-yard freestyle ... only swam for Napa as a freshman and sophomore ... set five school records at Napa ... swam for the Terrapins Swim Club in Concord, Calif. ... was a senior nationals qualifier the back events in 2004, 2005 and 2006 ... swam at three senior nationals, three U.S. Opens, two American Short Course Championships and at the 2005 World Trials ... daughter of Troy and Shelley Bard ... born April 1, 1988.

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