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Cody Kauffman

Free/IM

CLASS
SR
Hometown
Harrisburg, Pa. (Lower Dauphin)
Experience
School

Two-time All-SEC

Career Best Times  
Short Course (Yards)  
200 Free - 1:44.29p (2007 Alabama Invitational)
500 Free - 4:23.60p (2008 NCAA Championships)
1,000 Free - 9:16.10 (Purdue, 1/4/08)
1,650 Free - 15:08.29 (2008 SEC Championships)
400 IM - 3:58.18p (2008 SEC Championships)
   
Long Course (Meters)  
400 Free - 4:01.24 (2007 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals)
1,500 Free - 15:51.94p (2006 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals)

National/International Competition
Placed 51st in the 400 freestyle (4:01.24) at the 2007 ConcoPhillips U.S. Nationals meet … Lowered his career best in the 1,500-meter free to 15:51.94 at the 2006 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals … Recorded a time of 15:54.26 in the 1,500-meter free at the 2005 ConocoPhillips U.S. Nationals … Finished 19th at the World Championship Trials in the 1,500-meter free … Placed 12th in the 1,500-meter free at the 2004 U.S. Open … Captured a pair of second-place finishes at the 2004 Speedo Champions Series Buffalo Super Sectionals in the 800-meter free (8:25.40) and the 1,500-meter free (16:01.75).

At Florida
2007-08: SEC Academic Honor Roll selection…competed in his first NCAA Championships in Seattle (3/27-29) … Finished 33rd in the 500 Free with a time of 4:23.60, a career-best … Also notched a 19th place in the 1,650 free at NCAAs … Took 13th place in the 500 Free (4:24.51) at the SEC Championships in Tuscaloosa (2/20-23) … Swam to 21st place in the 400 IM (3:58.15) and placed sixth in the 1,650 free with career best time of 15:08.29 at SECs … Touched third in the 1,000 free (9:16.53) at Tennessee … Placed fourth in the 1,500-meter free (16:01.94) and 400-meter free (4:08.49) versus Auburn … Was fourth in the 500 free (4:34.12) at home against LSU … Picked up a third place finish in the 1,000 free (9:17.58) and 500 free (4:36.33) in the tri-meet win over Purdue and IRCC … Touched third in the 1,000 free (9:16.10) and 500 free (4:34.46) versus Purdue … Earned a sixth place finish in the 400-meter free (4:03.07) at the Alabama Invitational (11/29-12/1) … Placed fourth in the 1,000 free (9:19.29) in the win over Florida State … Swam to a second place finish in the 1,650 free (15:28.64) and a sixth place finish in the 500 free (4:32.62) for his best individual finishes at the Boilermaker Invitational (11/16-18) … Touched fourth in the 800-meter free (8:26.83) in the win at Georgia (10/25) … Placed third in the 1,650 free (15:26.46) and fifth in the 500 free (4:36.02) at Minnesota (10/13) … Touched second in the 1,000 free (9:18.43) at Virginia (10/11) in his first swim of the new season.

2006-07: SEC Academic Honor Roll selection … Notched a third-place finish in the 1,650 free (15:19.47) and a 13th-place showing in the 500 free (4:28.04) to earn his first pair of All-SEC honors at the SEC Championships in Lexington, Ky. (2/7-10) … Also competed in the 400 IM (4:00.68) at the conference meet …  Recorded his first career NCAA provisional cut with a time of 15:16.85 en route to a first-place showing in the 1,650 free against FAU (1/27) … Won the 500 free – his first victory of the season – with a career-best time of 4:28.51, and also placed third in the 400 IM (3:59.10) versus Tennessee (1/26) … Finished fifth in the 500 free against Indian River CC (1/13) with a career-best time of 4:35.06 … Placed fourth in the 1,650 free against Virginia (1/12), lowering his personal best to 15:35.50 … Placed fourth in the 1,000 free (9:32.93) and fifth in the 500 free (4:41.69) against Georgia (10/26) … Turned in a career-best 4:40.08 in the 500 free en route to a third-place finish against LSU (10/19) … Placed sixth in the 1,000 free (9:32.42) in the Gators’ road win over Michigan (10/14).

2005-06: SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll selection … Second in the 1,650 free (15:43.63) against Indian River CC (2/4) … Exhibitioned the 1,650 free (15:47.50) against Auburn (1/21) … Earned a fourth-place finish in the 1,000 free (9:26.75) and placed fifth in the 500 free (4:37.43) against Alabama (1/20) … Fifth in the 1,000 free (9:31.85) against Penn State (1/7)… Placed third in the 1,000 free (9:43.73) and exhibitioned the 500 free (4:49.02) against Florida Atlantic (11/11) … Finished fourth in the 1,650 free with a time of 16:23.78 against South Carolina (10/15) … Swam to a fifth-place finish in the 1,000 free (9:36.80) against Virginia (10/14).

High School
In the PIAA State Championships, placed second in the 500 free (4:31.95) and fourth in the 200 free (1:42.68) … Finished first in 500 free (4:37.20) at the District III championships and second in the 200 free (1:45.54) … Won the 200 (1:46.51) and 500 free (4:41.93) at the Mid-Penn Championships … Earned five All-America honors in high school.

Club
Member of the Trident Swim Club … Coached by Pete Clark.

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