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Edi Georg
Edi Georg

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville North

Event:
Backstroke


2006-07: Owned UIC's second-best time in the 200-meter backstroke...posted that mark of 2:00.41 versus UW-Green Bay on Jan. 13...placed 13th in the 200 backstroke at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 2:00.93.

2005-06: Swam a 54.62 in the 100 back finals at the Horizon League Championships...swam a 1:59.66 in the league 200 back finals...posted a time of 1:58.29 in the 200 back prelims...captured first in the 1000 free (10:28.11) and 100 back (56.79) against Butler...won the 200 back in 1:58.23 against Saint Louis and Western Illinois...turned in a second-place time of 56.94 in the 100 back against Valparaiso...placed a close third in the 200 back with a 2:01.85 at UW-Milwaukee...swam a third-place 55.20 in the 100 back against Ball State...led team with third-place 1:58.39 in the 200 back at the Bill Ritter Invitational...took third in the 200 back with a 2:06.25 at Cleveland State.

2004-05: Established new career-best in the 200 backstroke with a 1:55.63 at the Horizon League Championships...finished eighth overall in the league in the 200 back...won 200 backstroke against UW-Milwaukee with a 1:58.15...won 200 back against Butler and Lindenwood with a 2:01.08...placed second in the 1000 freestyle with a 10:19.95...took 200 backstroke crown against Saint Louis in 1:57.74...placed third overall in the 200 back (1:57.81) at the Bill Ritter Invitational...set career-bests in the 50 free (22.82), 100 back (55.33) and 1000 freestyle (10:14.51) at the Horizon League Championships.

2003-04: Set team season-best in the 200-yard backstroke with a two-minute swim against Wright State...turned in a career-best 100 backstroke mark of 58.33 in the season opener at Eastern Illinois...hampered much of his freshman season by a torn meniscus.

Prep/Personal: Three-year swimming letterwinner for Naperville North...helped the Huskies garner a DuPage Valley Conference title in 2001...guided Huskies to a fourth-place finish at state in 2001 and a seventh-place showing in 2003...one of Naperville North's top ten all-time backstroke performers...placed second in the 100 backstroke at sectionals...also lettered one season for the water polo team, winning a conference title in 2003...swam on the club level for the Academy Bullets in Aurora, Ill., and the Mavericks in Naperville, Ill....full name is Edward Georg...born August 5, 1985...son of Jana Herdova...majoring in economics.

Career Best Times

Event				Time			Date
100-yard Backstroke		55.33			2-25-05
200-yard Backstroke   	       1:55.63			2-26-05
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