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Kyle Gannon
Kyle  Gannon

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Saint Charles, Ill.

High School:
Saint Charles North

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175

Position:
Free

Birthdate:
06/05/1995

10/18/2013

Iowa Downs Spartans, 182-113

Hawkeyes win 13-of-16 events in B1G dual against Michigan State

09/25/2013

Iowa Men's Swimming & Diving Team Travels to Michigan

Hawkeyes open season at Michigan

12/06/2013

2013 Hawkeye Invitational

Photos from the first session of the 2013 Hawkeye Invitational at the University of Iowa CRWC

10/11/2013

Black & Gold Intrasquad Meet

Oct. 11, 2013 CRWC Pool

2014-15 -- Led the team in the 500 free with an NCAA "B" cut time of 4:22.76... was second on the team in the 200 free with an NCAA "B" cut time of 1:37.35... swam collegiate-best times in the 50 free (23.41), 100 free (46.03), 200 free (1:37.35), 500 free (4:22.76), and 1,000 free (9:24.96)... member of second-fastest 800-free relay (6:35.96) and fourth-fastest 200 free relay team (1:22.88)... letterwinner.

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 pre-physical therapy.

Gannon's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
50 Free 23.41 Michigan 10/3-4/14
100 Free 46.03 Hawkeye Invitational 12/5-7/14
200 Free 1:37.35 at Big Ten Championships 2/26-28/15
500 Free 4:22.76 at Big Ten Championships 2/26-28/15
1,000 Free 9:35.56 Michigan State 10/18/13
1,650 Free 15:31.19 at Big Ten Championships 3/1/14

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