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John Lehtonen

Free/Fly

CLASS
RFR
Hometown
Rochester Hills, Mich. (Rochester Adams)
Experience
School
John Lehtonen

 

Career Best Times

(Yards)

100 Free: 51.74                   (2008 Holiday Classic)

200 Free: 1:43.48               (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

500 Free: 4:28.46               (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

1650 Free: 15:26.37          (2008 Holiday Classic)

100 Fly: 54.80                     (2009 Holiday Classic)

200 Fly: 1:49.42                 (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

200 IM: 1:52.99                  (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

400 IM: 3:52.09                  (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

200 Breast: 1:59.01           (2010 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

 

National/International Competition

Scored in the top-16 at NCSA Junior Nationals in the 200 Fly … Won high point at the Buffalo Invitational…Helped his team win OLY sectionals in 2008.

 

At Florida

2009-10: Finished third in the 200 breast (2:02.14) against Auburn… Took sixth in the 200 breast (2:04.88) at the SMU Classic…Placed second in the 100 breast (57.83) and 200 breast (2:03.61) against LSU...Part of the third-place 400 medley relay squad (3:25.09) in the win over Indian River State College...Placed second in the 200 breast (2:04.95) and was part of the third-place 200 medley relay squad (1:32.87) and fourth-place 400 medley relay squad (3:26.04) at the Georgia Tech Invitational…Took second in the 200 breast in the dual-meet win over Georgia Tech (2:08.43).

                                              

2008-09: A redshirt candidate…Trained with the Gators, but did not compete in any duals for Florida his first year on campus…Swam at the 2008 Holiday Classic and the 2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships in Orlando his first season at UF…His time in the 400 IM at the FSSC (3:52.09) was under the 2009 NCAA provisional qualifying mark.

 

High School

Coached at Rochester Adams by Jeff Cooper.

 

Club

Member of OLY Swim Club, coached by Jeff Cooper.

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