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Katarina Tour
Katarina Tour

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Stockholm, Sweden

High School:
Fryshuset Kunskapscentrum

Event:
Back/Breast/Fly/IM

02/13/2012

Hawkeyes Gear Up for Big Ten Championships

The University of Iowa will host the Women's Swimming and Diving Championships Feb. 15-18

01/30/2012

Hawkeyes to End Regular Season

The Hawkeyes will swim their final two dual meets Friday and Saturday

01/23/2012

Hawkeyes Head to Shamrock Invitational

Iowa will compete Friday and Saturday in South Bend, Ind.

01/18/2012

Hawkeyes Face Harvard and Northwestern

Iowa looks to add another Big Ten Conference win Saturday against Northwestern

01/09/2012

Hawkeyes to Host Illinois

Saturday's meet will begin at 11 a.m. at the CRWC

Iowa Items -- set school records in 100 breast (1:01.45), 100 fly (54.61) and 200 IM (2:01.33)... swam on school-record setting 200 medley (1:41.33) and 400 free (3:21.27) relays... her best time in 200 breast (2:20.43) ranks ninth on Iowa's all-time best performers list... swam on two 200 medley, three 400 medley, one 200 free and three 400 free relays that rank in the top 10 in school history.

2008-09 -- set school records in 100 breast (1:01.45), 100 fly (54.61) and 200 IM (2:01.33)... swam on school-record setting 200 medley (1:41.33) and 400 free (3:21.27) relays... the 100 breast and both relay times also met NCAA B standards... swam on team-leading 400 medley relay (3:43.73), which ranks second in school history... placed eighth in 100 breast (1:01.95) at Big Ten Championships... won 13 individual races and swam on 10 winning relays... swept 100 fly and 100 breast at Western Illinois and 100 breast and 200 IM at Illinois... posted 28 top-three finishes... earned CSCAA all-academic individual honorable mention honors... academic all-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2007-08 -- swam on 200 (1:32.95) and 400 free relays (3:22.52) that led team, set then-school records and posted NCAA B standard times... also led team in 50 (30.15) and 100 breast (1:02.51), and 200 IM (2:03.72) and swam on team-leading 200 (1:43.81) and 400 medley relays (3:44.05)... the 100 breast and 400 medley relay times met NCAA B standards... won 10 races and posted 12 top-five finishes... placed fourth in the 100 breast (1:04.18/1:03.94) and eighth in the 200 IM (2:04.57/2:06.36) at the Ohio State Invite... placed sixth in the 100 breast (1:02.56/1:02.51) at Big Ten Championships... also swam collegiate bests in 100 free (52.30), 100 back (58.32) and 200 breast (1:02.51)... women's swimming team MVP... letterwinner.

High School -- best short course times were 26.51 in 50 free, 57.745 in 100 free, 32.11 in 50 breast, 1:10.16 in 100 breast, 2:34.73 in200 breast, 29.23 in 50 back, 1:04.13 in 100 back, 2:23.67 in 200 back, 1:02.93 in 100 fly, 2:25.11 in 200 fly, 1:02.92 in 100 IM and 2:18.55 in 200 IM... best long course times were 59.74 in 100 free, 2:11.28 in 200 free, 32.66 in 50 breast, 1:12.49 in 100 breast, 2:41.89 in 200 breast, 1:08.11 in 100 back, 29.67 in 50 fly, 1:05.11 in 100 fly, 2:31.16 in 200 fly and 2:26.77 in 200 IM... coached by Anne Forsell... competed for Sk Neptun swimming club.

Personal -- born February 8, 1987... daughter of Rene and Ylva Tour... international studies major.

Tour's Collegiate Bests

EventTimeMeetDate
50 Free24.59at Northern Iowa2/5/09
100 Free52.30at Ohio State Invite12/2/07
100 Back58.32at Truman State11/16/07
50 Breast30.15vs. Western Illinois1/18/08
100 Breast1:01.45at Big Ten Championships2/20/09
200 Breast2:20.43at Big Ten Championships2/23/08
100 Fly54.61at Boiler-Make-It Qualifier3/1/09
200 IM2:01.33at Big Ten Championships2/19/09