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    Bogac Ayhan  
    Bogac Ayhan


    London, England

    High School:
    Woodhouse College

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 182



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    Irish Continue To Stack Records On Day Two Of ACC Championship

    Notre Dame set three team bests on Thursday, and is in fifth place overall


    Men's NCAA Swimming Championship

    Photos from all three days of competition at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Had an impressive freshman campaign as a member of the 200 and 400 medley relay team that participated in the NCAA Championships ... notched season-best times at the BIG EAST Championships in numerous events including the 100 fly prelims (49.38), 100 back (48.80), 200 back (1:48.18), and a 50 back relay split (22.37) ... picked up a first-place finish and school record as member of the 200 medley relay (1:26.33) at the BIG EAST Championships ... runner-up finish in 400 medley relay (3:19.95) at the Shamrock Invitational, and also finished second in 200 medley relay (1:30.86) ... took the 200 medley relay crown three times in dual meets (Cleveland State, Louisville, and Pittsburgh) ... BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... monogram winner.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Six-time Turkish National medalist ... 14th-place finish in the 50m back at the 2011 European Juniors in Belgrade, Serbia ... ranked 15th in the 100m back at the 2011 World Youth Championships in Lima, Peru ... swam with the Camden Swiss Cottage club team, reaching third in the national rankings in 2008 ... four-time letterwinner in swimming at Woodhouse College in London ... member of four conference and regional championship teams ... served as team captain his senior year ... lettered in soccer as a freshman and sophomore ... club went undefeated in both seasons ... son of Debbie Ayhan ... has one older sibling, Metin ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.

    Ayhan's Career Bests

    Event Time Meet
    50 Free 21.40 Hawkeye Invite (2012)
    100 Back 48.27 BIG EAST (2013)
    200 Back 1:48.18 BIG EAST (2013)
    100 Fly 49.24 BIG EAST (2013)
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