Kyle Gannon Bio - Hawkeye Sports Official Athletic Site
Men's Swimming

Kyle Gannon
Kyle Gannon


Saint Charles, Ill.

High School:
Saint Charles North

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175



Hawk Item -- Ranks ninth all-time in the 1,650-free (15.31.19)

2013-14 -- Led team in 1,650 free (15.31.19)... recorded collegiate-bests in 200-free (1:38.28), 500-free (4:28.57), and 1,650-free at Big Ten Championships... swam season-best time of 9:35.56 in 1,000-free against Michigan State... recorded five top-five finishes... letterwinner.

High School -- Two-time All-American and all-state selection... team captain as a senior... posted three top-five finishes at the Illinois State Meet as a senior... was fourth in 200-medley relay, fifth in 400-free relay and fifth in 500 free... won six conference titles and posted two runner-up finishes in 2012 and 2013... school-record-holder in the 500 free (4:29.33), 200-medley relay (1:34.39), and 400-free relay (3:07.51)... academic all-conference selection from 2010-13... coached by Rob Rooney.

Personal -- Born June 5, 1995, in Doylestown, Pa... son of Michael and Stephanie Gannon... has an older sister, Taylor, who swims at Rhode Island... majoring in kinesiology.

Gannon's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
100 Free 46.33 Hawkeye Invitational 12/8/13
200 Free 1:38.28 at Big Ten Championships 2/28/14
500 Free 4:28.57 at Big Ten Championships 2/27/14
1,000 Free 9:35.562 Michigan State 10/18/13
1,650 Free 15:31.19 at Big Ten Championships 3/1/14

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