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2012 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Corey Main

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CLASS
FR
Hometown
Auckland, New Zealand
Experience
School
Macleans College

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)

100 Back:              54.70      (2014 Pan Pacific Championships)

200 Back:              1:59.86  (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: 10th - 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:

Placed 11th and set a personal-best time in the 100-meter backstroke at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships… Competed in two events at the 2014 Commonwealth Games… Swept New Zealand’s backstroke titles at the 2014 National Championships as he clocked times of 54.47 seconds in the 100-yard backstroke and 2:00.40 in the 200-yard backstroke.

 

At Florida

2013-14:

NCAA Championships: Earned four All-American honors and contributed on three top-eight relays… Was a member of the Gators SEC and school record 800-yard freestyle relay championship team (6:13.03), the school record and NCAA runner-up 400-yard medley relay team (3:04.77) and UF’s fifth place 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:16.98) that set a school record of 1:16.52 in the prelims… Individually at the NCAA’s, Main placed 16th in the 200-yard backstroke (1:42.59) and 20th in the 100-yard backstroke with a mark of 46.45 seconds… SEC Championships: Finished seventh in the 100-yard backstroke (46.86) and eighth in the 200-yard freestyle (1:36.47)… Placed first in five events at the All-Florida Invite, including the 200-yard freestyle (1:37.69) and the 100-yard backstroke (47.70)... Totaled 12 individual wins and had a hand in 19 first-place relay events in dual and invitational meets… Honors: Earned four All-America honors.

 

2013:

NCAA Championships: Earned NCAA All-American first team accolades on three relays as well as one individual honor as he placed second in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 1:41.69… Regarding the All-American relay teams, Main swam the back leg on the seventh place 400-yard medley relay (3:08.40) and the second leg on the eighth place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.97)… SEC Championships: Finished fourth in the 100-yard backstroke with a personal-best time of 46.84 seconds… Honors: Earned four All-America honors.

 

Prior to Florida:

A member of the New Zealand National Team… Qualified for the 2012 FINA Short Course World Championships…  In the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games, Main won three gold medals and a bronze as he was a part of the men’s 4x200-meter free relay team… High school coach was Jana Korbasova … Swam with the Howick Pakuranga Swim Club under Korbasova… Parents are David and Tracy.

 

Coach Troy on Corey:

“Corey is great backstroke athlete. In addition, he plays a key role in our relay efforts.”

 

 

 

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