University of San Diego Receives Commitment from Socal Backstroker Liza Kuznetsova

Yelizaveta (Liza) Kuznetsova, who lives in Santa Clarita, California, has committed to the University of San Diego for 2015-16.

Kuznetsova is a back/IM specialist who swims for Paseo Aquatics Swim Team in Valencia. Her best SCY events are:

200y back: 1:59.36
100y back: 57.13
200y IM: 2:06.01
400y IM: 4:27.67
200y free: 1:54.50
100y free: 53.93

Kuznetsova will be an immediate point-scorer for the Toreros at MPSF Championships. In 2014 she would have been an A-finalist in both the 100 and 200 backs and the 400 IM, and a B-finalist in the 200 IM.

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I wonder if her grandfather is going to coach her in San Diego, too.

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