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2008 Women's Swimming & Diving Roster

Maida Turnadzic

Fly

CLASS
FR
Hometown
Cape Coral, Fla. (Cape Coral)
Experience
School
Lindsay Woodward

 

Career Best Times

(Yards)

50 Free: 23.86                     (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Champs)

100 Free: 52.16                   (Tennessee, 1/29/10)

200 Free: 1:50.51               (2008 Princeton Invitational)

100 Fly: 54.44                     (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Champs)

200 Fly: 1:59.71                 (2008 Princeton Invitational)

200 IM: 2:02.92                  (2008 Princeton Invitational)

 

(Meters)

100 Free: 58.91                   (2009 World Championships)

100 Fly: 1:01.31                (2009 World Championships)

200 Fly: 2:15.67                 (2009 World Championships)

200 IM: 2:26.33                  (2009 World Championships)

 

UF All-Time Rankings

(Meters)

100-meter fly: Ninth (1:01.31)

 

National/International Competition

Represented Bosnia at the 2009 FINA World Championships in Rome, Italy…Finished 41st in the 200 fly (2:18.09), 53rd in prelims of the 100-meter fly (1:01.31), 55th in the 200 IM (2:26.33) and 83rd in the 100 free (58.91)…A 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifier…Finished 91st in the 200-meter butterfly (2:20.49), 122nd overall in the 100-meter butterfly (1:02.93) at the trials in Omaha, Neb.

 

At Florida

2009-10: A 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll selection… Swam a personal-best 52.16 in the 100 free in the win at Tennessee… Also finished second in the 100 fly (54.72) and 200 fly (2:00.86) vs. the Lady Vols… Took fourth in the 100 fly (56.13) in the victory over Auburn… Won the 200 fly (2:02.92) in the win against Florida Atlantic and the victory vs. Indian River State College (2:03.88)… Placed fourth in the 100 fly (56.31) in the rivalry win over Florida State… Took fifth in the 200 fly (2:04.27) in the double-dual meet against Michigan and Stanford… Finished fourth in the 100 fly (57.21) in the double-dual meet vs. Arkansas and Kansas.

 

2008-09: A member of the 2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll for her work in the classroom her freshman campaign…Had two career-best meets during the 2008-09 season, first at the 2009 Princeton Big Al Invitational…Finished fifth in the 200 IM (2:02.92), took fourth in the 100 fly (54.88) and 200 fly (1:59.71) and placed eighth in the 200 free (1:52.62) after setting a career-best 1:50.51 in prelims…Was additionally a member of UF’s second place 200-yard free, 200-yard medley and 400-yard medley relays in Princeton and swam in the 800-yard free relay that placed third…Achieved two season and career-best swims at the 2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships in Orlando when she clocked a 23.86 in the 50 free and a 54.44 in the 100 fly…Swam a total of 10 meets for the Gators her initial season at UF, including showdowns against SEC rivals Auburn and Georgia…Highlights included second-place swims in the 100 (57.11) and 200 fly (2:03.19) versus South Carolina…Wrapped up the dual meet season by taking second in the 200 fly (2:05.20) as the Gators defeated IRSC and FGCU.

 

High School

A four-year varsity letter winner and state qualifier for Cape Coral … Holds eight high school swimming records and the FLSC 100 butterfly record … Earned team MVP honors all four years of high school … Earned two silver medals at the Florida State High School Championships in 2005 and 2007 in the 100-yard butterfly … A four-year state qualifier … Member of the National Honor Society, Key Club and Environmental Club … A Scholastic All-American … Graduated in the top 15 percent of her class.

 

Club

A member of Swim Florida … Trained with former Gator Colleen Healy and sophomore Robby Kennedy.

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