Women's Swimming



    Dorina Szekeres  
    Dorina Szekeres

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Zalaegerszeg, Hungary

    High School:
    Csany Laszlo Secondary School of Economics

    Event:
    Backstroke


    SOPHOMORE YEAR (2012-13)

    Earned All-America honors with a 15th-place finish in the 400 individual medley at the NCAA Championships in 4:12.40 ... 28th in the 200 backstroke (1:55.23) ... placed 45th in the 200 individual medley (1:59.90) ... won her first Big Ten title in the 400 IM with a time of 4:07.91, a career best ... placed fifth in the 200 IM (1:58.76) ... her time of 1:57.91 in prelims is a career best ... went a career best 1:54.92 in prelims of the 200 backstroke ... finished sixth (1:55.61) ... seventh in the 400 IM at the 2012 USA Swimming Short Course Nationals ... also took 13th in the 200 back ... second in the 400 IM in a dual meet win at Louisville ... second in the 200 IM in wins over Notre Dame and Purdue ... competed for Hungary at the 2012 Olympic Games, placing 35th in the 200-meter backstroke (2:18.16) ... competed at the 2012 European Championships, placing 17th in the 200-meter backstroke (2:16.67) and 36th in the 100-meter backstroke (1:05.02) ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    FRESHMAN YEAR (2011-12)

    Named to the 2012 Hungarian Olympic team in the 200-meter backstroke ... competed at the 2012 European Championships, placing 17th in the 200-meter backstroke (2:16.67) and 36th in the 100-meter backstroke (1:05.02) ... finished fifth in the 400 individual medley at her first Big Ten Championships, posting a time of 4:13.92 ... her mark of 4:13.26 in prelims is a career best ... 11th in the 200 backstroke (1:57.91) ... 15th in the 100 backstroke with a time of 55.75, but put up a career best of 54.97 in prelims ... her season-best time of 1:56.44 in the 200 backstroke came at the Georgia Invitational, where she finished 17th ... went a season-best 2:05.91 in the 200 individual medley in a dual with Penn State and Virginia, finishing ninth ... fifth in the 100 backstroke in a dual meet win over Louisville (56.94) ... sixth in the 200 back at Michigan (2:01.71) and vs. Penn State (2:02.01) ... ninth in the 200 IM at Tennessee (2:08.85).

    PREP/PERSONAL

    Placed first at the Hungarian Nationals inthe 200-meter backstroke in 2010 and 2011 ... 15th at the 2010 European Championships in the 200 backstroke ... 10th in the 200 back at the 2088 European Junior Championships ... 15th in the 200 backstroke at the 2007 European Short Course Championships ... 26th in the 50-meter backstroke at the 2011 World University Games ... 25th in the 200 back at the same meet ... parents are Csaba and Csabáné Szekeres ... born July 30, 1992.


       

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