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Nina Kucheran

Nina Kucheran - Women's Swimming & Diving - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

position
Breast/IM
year
Redshirt Junior
hometown
Sudbury, Ont.

Top Times

100 breast: 59.02

200 breast: 2:08.57 FSU RECORD

200 IM: 1:56.68 FSU RECORD

200 free: 1:49.24

Honors

School Record Holder - 200 IM 1:56.68; 200 Breast 2:08.57, 200 medley relay 1:35.40, 400 medley relay - 3:31.96
Morcom Aquatics Center pool record - 200 medley relay
2019, 2022 NCAA qualifier
2020 NCAA qualifier/All-American
World University Games Bronze medalist - 4x100 medley relay
2019 ACC silver medalist - 200 breast
3x All-ACC Academic Team

2021-22

Helped the Noles set the FSU record in the 400 medley relay at NCAAs…competed in the 200 breast (2:09.23) 200 IM (1:57.12) and 100 breast (59.53)…also swam in the 200 medley relay…lowered her school record in the 200 IM at the ACC Championships to 1:56.68 and finished 11th in the race (1:56.78)…contributed a personal best in the 100 breast at 59.02 and placed fourth…helped the Noles set the school record in the 200 medley relay en route to winning bronze…secured an NCAA qualifying time in the 200 medley relay at the Auburn First Chance Invitational…helped set the Morcom Aquatics Center pool record in the 200 medley relay at 1:37.00 vs. Tampa…also won the 200 breast (2:13.82) and placed second in the 200 free (1:49.24) behind a personal best…swam a personal best in the 100 breast of 59.46 in the win at Miami…added wins in the 200 breast (2:10.90) and 200 IM (1:59.33)…broke two school records at the GT Invite in the 200 breast (2:08.57) and 200 IM (1:57.56)…earned three first-place finishes against Auburn in the 200 medley relay, 100 breast (1:01.07), and a new Morcom Aquatics Center record in the 200 breast (2:12.58)… won all three of her events against Georgia Tech with victories in the 100 breast (1:01.44), 200 breast (2:12.71), and 200 IM (2:02.78)… took first in the 200 free (1:52.35), second in the 500 free (5:03.89), and third in the 200 free relay in a quad meet against FSC, UNF, and UWF…set meet records with winning times of 1:01.88 in the 100 breast and 2:15.29 in the 200 breast, won gold in the 200 IM (2:03.94), swam the second leg in the meet record-setting 200 medley relay win for the Seminoles, won silver in the 200 free (1:51.69), and helped the Seminoles to a second place finish in the 400 medley relay at the TYR Fall Classic…voted MVP

2020-21

Did not compete in the collegiate season…finished sixth in the 100m breast (1:08.59) before placing fourth in the 200m breast (2:27.54) at the 2020 Canadian Trials…

2019-20

A 2020 NCAA Qualifier…won the consolation heat of the 100 breast (1:00.68) and 200 breast (2:10.19 ) at the ACC Championships… also helped the Noles take seventh in the 200 medley relay and fifth in the 400 medley relay…won the 200 IM (2:02.59) and 100 breast (1:01.75) against FAU and Miami…won the 100 breast (1:00.76), 200 breast (2:12.04) and 200 IM (2:03.25) at LSU…was the winner in the 200 IM (2:03.14), 100 breast (1:01.79) and 200 breast (2:14.67) vs. No. 17 Alabama..was third in the 200 breast (2:11.41), 11th in the 200 IM (1:59.76) and won the 100 breast (1:00.12) at the GT Invite…also helped the Noles win the 200 medley relay…won the 500 free (4:59.81) and 200 free (1:52.35) and was the runner up in the 100 IM (58.65) at the quad meet…took first in the 100 breast (1:00.93) and placed second in both the 200 breast (2:14.05) and 200 IM (2:03.91) at No. 1 Florida…won the 100 breast (1:02.16) and 200 breast (2:16.27) before placing third in the 200 IM (2:05.70) at Georgia Tech…won the 100 breast (1:00.42), was second in the 200 breast (2:14.79) and placed second in the 200 IM vs. No. 18 Minnesota…won the 100 breast (1:00.98) and 200 breast (2:14.04) and finished third in the 200 IM (2:04.30) to start the season at Notre Dame… won the C final of the 100m breast at 1:09.21 the 2019 Toyota US Open..competed in the 200m IM (2:18.95) and 200m breast (2:32.84)

2018-19

Qualified for the NCAA Championships where she swam in the 200 IM (1:59.69) 100 breast (1:00.00) and 200 breast (2:11.25)…won silver in the 200 breast at the ACC Championships at 2:08.78 and set a new school record…placed fifth in the 100 breast at 59.62 and was also 12th in the 200 IM at 1:59.12…helped the Noles finish seventh in the 800 free relay after splitting 1:48.37 as the second swimmers…placed fourth in the 400 IM (4:24.43) after winning the 100 breast (1:02.00) and 200 breast (2:14.24) in the win over No. 23 Alabama and Miami…was the runner-up in the 100 breast at 1:00.31 at the GT Invite…also placed fourth in the 200 breast (2:11.07) and was apart of both medley relays…won the 200 breast (2:14.46), took second in the 100 breast (1:02.11) and third in the 200 IM (2:05.87) in the upset at No. 13 Minnesota…won the 100 breast (1:01.44) and 200 breast (2:12.71) against Arizona State…placed second in the 100 breast (1:00.71) and 200 breast (2:13.43) and also took fourth in the 200 IM (2:05.80) against No. 10 Florida…won the 200 breast at the quad meet (1:53.62)…finished first in the 100 breast (1:02.00)  and 200 breast (2:14.24) in the upset over No. 23 Alabama and win over Miami…won the 200 free (1:52.29) vs. FAU…represented Canada at the World University Games and brought home bronze in the 4×100 medley relay…made the semifinals of the 100m breast (1:08.51), tying for ninth place and 50m breast (31.68) finishing in 11th place.

High School

Won silver in the 100m breast with a personal best time of 1:08.37 at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Games while representing Canada…qualified for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games after she won silver at the 2018 Canadian National Championships in the 200m breast with a time of 2:28.19 in April…  added a bronze in the 100m breast (1:09.27), a sixth place finish in the 200 IM (2:18.77) in addition to competing in the 400 IM (4:59.66)….prior to nationals, she was the Ontario Provincial champion in the 100 breast (1:09.94)… Kucheran was also a consolation finalist at both the 2016 Olympic Trials and 2017 World Championships in the 200m breast.