Colorado Based William Kerscher To Join D3 Runner Up Emory In 2020

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William Kerscher, a senior at Regis Jesuit High School and a member of Highlands Ranch Aquatics in Colorado, has announced that he will be swimming for Division III Emory University in the fall of 2020.  A breaststroker that dabbles in sprint freestyle, Kerscher will be joining an Emory team that is hot off of a runner up finish at the 2019 Division III National Championships. He is the first confirmed member of the Eagles’ class of 2024.

I am so proud and excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue my academic and athletic career at Emory University. Go Eagles! 

At the Colorado 5A High School State Championship meet, Kerscher finished 7th place in the 100-yard freestyle (46.98) and 200 yard IM (1:55.13).

Top Times in Yards:

  • 100 breast – 59.97 C
  • 200 breast – 2:09.66
  • 200 IM – 1:54.66 C
  • 400 IM – 4:08.13 B
  • 50 free – 21.76
  • 100 free – 46.98 C

With his current best times, Kerscher would have qualified for the ‘C’ final in the 100 breast/200 IM/100 free and the ‘B’ final in the 400 yard IM at the 2019 University Athletic Association Championships.

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