Calypso Sheridan is a competitive swimmer who represents Australia internationally.
Sheridan was an immediate impact swimmer for the wildcats. At her first B1G meet, she placed 10th in the 200 IM (1:57.60), 7th in the 400 IM (4:10.48), and 9th in the 200 breast (2:08.80). At the NCAA’s, she was 44th in the 200 IM (1:58.74), 22nd in the 400 IM (4:09.61), and 37th in the 200 breast (2:11.47).
Sheridan was back with a vengeance her sophomore season, having breakout performances at both the B1G champs and NCAA’s. At B1G’s, she placed 5th in the 200 IM (1:55.77), 2nd in the 400 IM (4:05.93), and 4th in the 200 breast (2:07.98).
At the NCAA’s, after placing just 22nd in the 200 IM (1:57.00), Sheridan registered a 4:04.30 400 IM to get her into the A final. At night, Sheridan dropped a massive personal best, clocking 4:01.35 to place 4th overall. She finished the meet placing 26th in the 200 breast (2:09.85).
Sheridon continued her ascent to the top in her junior year. At the B1G Championships, she won titles in the 400 IM (4:03.18) and 200 breast (2:06.85), as well as notched a 2nd place finish in the 200 IM (1:53.13). She also swam on Northwestern’s 3rd place 200 medley relay (backstroke, 23.92), 3rd place 400 medley relay (backstroke, 51.31), 4th place 200 free relay (22.11 lead-off, school record), and 4th place 400 free relay (49.25 lead-off).