Harrison Curley Resets D3 200 Back Record Yet Again

In his fourth performance bettering a national standard at this meet, Harrison Curley of Kenyon took control of the men’s 200 backstroke and crushed the record he had set this morning in prelims. The record Curley broke this morning was a 1:44.81 established in 2013 by Grinnell’s Michael Brus. In the morning, Curley was a 1:44.79, just squeaking under Brus’ record. Tonight, he smashed it.

Curley’s final time was a 1:43.49, dropping 1.3 seconds off his morning swim. Also under the record set this morning was runner up Kevin Lindgren of USMMA in a 1:44.08.

Curley’s splits:

  • 24.39
  • 26.08
  • 26.63
  • 26.39

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About Hannah Saiz

Hannah Saiz fell into a pool at age eleven and hasn't climbed out since. She attended Kenyon College, won an individual national title in the 2013 NCAA 200 butterfly, and post-graduation has seen no reason to exit the natatorium. Her quest for continued chlorine over-exposure has taken her to Wisconsin …

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