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CONNOR KALISZ

Player profile

position
Back/IM/Breast
year
Senior
hometown
BelAir, Md.
high school
Fallston High School

Top Times:

100 back: 46.76

200 Back – 1:41.73

200 IM – 1:46.41

200 Free – 1:38.39

400 IM – 3:53.97

2016-17:

Finished 27th in the 200 back at his first NCAA Championships…competed in the medley relays for FSU at NCAAs…won the B final of 200 back at the ACC Championships…placed eighth in the 100 back with a time of 46.93 after posting a personal best in prelims…finished fourth in the 100 back with a new best time of 47.18 at the UGA Invite … added a third place showing in the 200 back with another career best time of 1:41.73…was named to the All-ACC Academic Team.

2015-16:

Competed in his first career ACC Championship final in the 100 back by taking seventh at 47.31 after swimming his best time in prelims of 47.23…won the B final of the 200 back with a personal best of 1:42.17 and placed 18th in the 200 IM with his best (1:46.41)…placed ninth in the 200 back at 1:43.04 and was 13th in the 200 IM with time of 1:46.49…led off the 400 medley relay to a fifth place finish en route to turning in the ninth fastest time in the country (3:09.52)… won the 100 (50.64) and 200 back (1:49.31) events in the win over Minnesota…placed second in the 200 back (1:46.64), third in the 100 back (49.72) and fifth in the 200 IM (1:53.36) at the All-Florida Invite.

2014-15:

Competed at the 2015 ACC Championships…placed 21st in the 200 back with a season top time of 1:46.48…also swam the 100 back (50.13) and 200 IM (1:51.52) where he turned in career best times…won the B final of the 200 IM at thte Georgia Tech Invite with a time of  1:52.76 and was 16th in the 400 IM…placed 20th at the Georgia Invite in the 200 back (1:47.63).

High School:

A member of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club – the same team of Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Phelps and Alison Schmidt, Kalisz is coached by Erik Posegay where the club is headed by Florida State Alumni Bob Bowman… two-time state champion in the 200 back…qualified and swam at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix in Charlotte.

Personal:

Born May 13, 1996…son of Mike and Cathy Kalisz…His older brother, Chase was the 2014 NCAA Champion in the 400 IM where he broke the American Record with a time of 3:34.50…was on the Distinguished Honor Roll at Fallston High School…is the founder of Embrace The Beat.