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Jerzy Twarowski
Jerzy  Twarowski

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Krakow, Poland

High School:
Athletic Championship School

Event:
Fly

10/23/2014

24 Hawkeyes to Watch: Jerzy Twarowski

UI freshman is adjusting to more than a new country and culture

2014-15 -- NCAA Championships qualifier in two events... finished 18th in the 200-medley relay (1:26.19) and 19th in the 400-medley relay (3:10.03)... posted NCAA "B" qualifying times in the 100 and 200 fly... swam to NCAA automatic qualifying times in the 200 and 400 medley relays... swam to school records in the 100 fly (46.70), 200 fly (1:44.00), and as a member of the 200-medley relay team (1:25.53) and 400-medley relays (3:08.56)... named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Nov. 4 following a breakout meet at Minnesota... swam to four top-10 finishes at the 2015 Big Ten Championships in the 200-medley relay (third, 1:25.53), 400-medley relay (fifth, 3:08.56), 100 fly (seventh, 47.04), and 800-free relay (ninth, 6:29.57)... posted 17 wins... letterwinner.

High School -- Member of the Polish Juniors National swim team, where he was a multiple gold medalist in international junior competitions... Senior National qualifier in 2014... gold and bronze medalist at the Polish Senior Championships... swam on the 4x100-medley relay that set a Polish Senior Team record... gold medalist at the winter and summer Polish Junior Championships in 2010-11, 2011-12, and 2012-13, winning the 100 fly (SCM), 200 fly (SCM), 100 fly (LCM), and 200 fly (LCM)... bronze medalist at the European Youth Olympic Festival Trabzon... semifinalist at the European Juniors Championships Antwerp in 2011-12... bronze medalist and finalist at the European Juniors Championships Poznan... finalist at World Junior Championships Dubai... best times are 25.08 in 50 fly (LCM), 24.55 in 50-fly (SCM), 53.74 in 100 fly (LCM), 52.81 in 100 fly (SCM), 2:00.11 in 200 fly (LCM), 1:56.60 in 200 fly (SCM), and 1:51.79 in 200 free (SCM)... member of the swimming team SMS Krakow.

Personal -- Born Dec. 19, 1995... son of Jerzey and Karina Twarowski... has an older brother, Bartosz... majoring in biology.

Twarowski's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
100 Free 45.44 Hawkeye Invitational 12/5-7/14
100 Fly 46.70 Hawkeye Invitational 12/5-7/14
200 Fly 1:44.00 Hawkeye Invitational 12/5-7/14
200 IM 1:51.15 Hawkeye Invitational 12/5-7/14

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