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     Gabe Cury
    Gabe Cury

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Novo Hamburgo, Brazil

    High School:
    Instituicao Evangelica de Novo Hamburgo

    Last College:
    Lincoln College

    Event:
    Mid-Distance


    04/02/2012

    Swimming & Diving Holds Annual Awards Banquet, Announces Captains

    Gniatczyk, Waszak, Jacobson, Greco and Sivak to serve as captains for 2012-13 season.

    04/02/2012

    Swimming & Diving Holds Annual Awards Banquet, Announces Captains

    Gniatczyk, Waszak, Jacobson, Greco and Sivak to serve as captains for 2012-13 season.

    02/25/2012

    Men Take Third, Women Place Fourth At Horizon League Championships

    The Flames came away with three individual wins during the championships.

    02/25/2012

    Men Take Third, Women Place Fourth At Horizon League Championships

    The Flames came away with three individual wins during the championships.

    02/25/2012

    Swimming & Diving Breaks School Records On Day Three

    The Flames set school records on the men's and women's side.

    AS A JUNIOR (2011-2012): Earned first place in the 50 free with 21.37 and second in the 100 fly with 52.64 against Wright State (10/15) ... took first in the 1000 free at Eastern Illinois (10/29) with 10:05.44 ... held the best time of 21.02 in the 50 free against Milwaukee (11/5) ... placed first in the 100 fly versus Northwestern and North Dakota (11/12) with 51.92 ... qualified and competed in the 50 free, 100 fly, 50 fly and 100 free at the TYR Invitational (11/18-20), placed sixth in the 50 fly (22.70) ... won the 50 free with 20.94 and 100 fly with 51.08 against Western Illinois and Saint Louis (12/17) ... claimed first in the 50 free with 21.25 at Green Bay (01/14) and second in the 100 free with 47.09 ... took first in the 100 fly with 51.74 against Valparaiso (01/20) ... at Cleveland State (02/04), finished third in the 50 free (21.20) and 100 free (47.38) ... set team bests on the season in the 50 free (20.48) and 100 fly (49.86) and a second best in the 100 free (45.05) at the Horizon League Championships (02/22-25) ... had 12 top-3 performances throughout the season, with eight coming in first place

    PRIOR TO UIC: Placed first for Lincoln College in the 1000 free with 10:29.94 and in the 500 free with 5:01.56 against Eastern Illinois (11/5) ... came in first in the 500 free with 4:46.53 at the Phoenix Fall Classic (11/19) ... took fourth in the Chicago Invitational (1/14) in the 500 free with 5:01.61 ... led in the 500 free with 4:48.22 at the Midwest Cup (2/11) ... placed second in the 200 medley relay and the 200 and 400 free relay at nationals (2011).

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated at Instituicao Evangelica de Novo Hamburgo ... South Brazilian Champ as a team in 2011 ... born December 7, 1989 in Novo Hamburgo, Brazil ... son of Everton and Rejane Cury ... has one sister, Marianna ... currently enrolled as a marketing major.

    CAREER BEST:
    50 Free: 20.48 (02/23/12)
    100 Free: 45.05 (02/25/12)
    200 Free: 1:50.21 (11/12/11)
    1000 Free: 10:05.44 (10/29/11)
    50 Fly: 22.70 (11/20/11)
    100 Fly: 49.86 (02/24/12)