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2012 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Corey Main

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CLASS
FR
Hometown
Auckland, New Zealand (Macleans College)
Experience
School

Eight-time NCAA All-American

Two-time All-SEC

 

Top Times

(Yards)

200 Back:             1:40.82  (2014 SEC Championships)

100 back:             46.21      (2014 NCAA Championships)

50 Free:                20.21      (2013 Ohio State Invite)

200 Free:              1:34.06  (2014 SEC Championships)

 

(Meters)

200 Back:             1:59.86  (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

100 Back:             54.94      (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

100 Free:              50.64      (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

200 Free:              1:50.36  (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

100 Fly:                 55.58      (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

 

UF Rankings:

200 Free: Tenth- 1:34.06

100 Back: Sixth- 46.28

200 Back: Fifth- 1:40.82

200 Free Relay: First- 1:16.52

400 Free Relay: Second- 2:50.51

800 Free Relay: First- 6:13.03

 

International Competition:

Swept New Zealand’s backstroke titles at the 2014 national championships ... Stopped the clock in the 100 back in 54.47 and 2:00.40 in the 200 back.

 

2013-14:

One of two Florida underclassmen backstrokers to score points at the NCAA Championships … Earned four All-American honors at the NCAA Championships and contributed on three top-eight relays …  The SEC runner-up in the 200 backstroke in a then personal best 1:40.99 … A member of UF’s school record and NCAA silver medal 400 medley relay team (3:04.77) … Part of UF’s SEC and school record 800 freestyle relay championship team after leading off in 1:34.06 and helping the group to a 6:13.03 finish … Eighth place finisher in the 200 free (1:36.47) after notching a prelim time of 1:34.09 at SECs … Took seventh in the 100 back (46.86) after a qualifying mark of 46.28 at SECs … Swam on UF’s fifth place 200 free relay (1:16.98) after the group set the school record of 1:16.52 in prelims at NCAAs … Finished 16th in the 200 back (1:42.59) at NCAAs after posting a prelim mark and personal best of 1:40.82 … Took 20th overall in the 100 back with a mark of 46.45 at NCAAs … Totaled 12 individuals wins and had a hand in 19 first-place relay events in dual and invitational season …  Placed first in five events at the All-Florida Invite, including the 200 free (1:37.69) and 100 back  (47.70).

 

Freshman Year (2013):

Joined the team in the spring semester and made an immediate impact in postseason action … Earned first-team NCAA All-American status on three relays at the NCAA Championships … Notched his first career individual All-American honor with a 13th place finish in the 200 backstroke (1:41.91) at NCAA’s … Swam the backstroke leg on the seventh place 400 medley relay (3:08.40), the second leg on the eighth place 200 free relay (1:17.97) and prelims of the 400 free relay … Captured the silver medal in the 200 back with a then personal best of 1:41.69 … Finished fourth in the 100 back with a personal best of 46.84 at the SEC championships …  Posted a 16th place swim in the 100 butterfly (47.62) after a career low prelim swim of 47.45 at SEC’s.

 

Prior to Florida:

A member of the New Zealand National Team … Qualified for the world championship after swimming under the FINA A-qualifying time for the 2012 FINA Short Course World Championships …  In the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games he won three gold medals, the 100 back, 200 back and 50 back events … Also earned a bronze as part of the men’s 4.200m free relay … Parents are David and Tracy … Coached in high school by Jana Korbasova … Swam with the Howick Pakuranga Swim Club under Korbasova.

 

 

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