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     Courtney Whyte  
    Courtney

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lafayette, CA

    High School:
    Campolindo

    Height:
    5-6

    Event:
    Fly


    AS A SOPHOMORE: Registered three top-10 finishes at the 2013 BIG EAST Championships, which included two sixth-place finishes in the 100 fly (54.93) and 200 fly (2:00.50) and a 10th-place showing in the 100 back (55.19) ... 100 and 200 fly times were personal bests times and substantial improvements from freshman campaign ... swam to another personal best in the 100 free with a lead-off split of 52.65 at the Shamrock Invitational ... clocked in at 5:01.41 in the 500 free at the Ohio State Invitational, which was nearly three seconds faster than last season ... recorded a career-best 1:53.12 in the 200 free in a third-place performance at the Shamrock Invitational ... collected four individual top-three finishes on the dual meet slate ... was a member of the victorious 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay at the Shamrock Invitational ... swam in the winning 800 free relay at the Dennis Stark Relays ... was the third fastest performer in the 200 butterfly for the 2012-13 squad and collected three of the top 10 performances in the event over the same time span ... earned a monogram.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action for the Irish in freestyle, backstroke and fly events in first year ... posted best 100 free time of the season (54.27) at the Shamrock Invitational ... swam to a career-best time in the 500 free (5:04.34) at the Ohio State Invitational ... led off the 200 medley relay at the same meet, recording best 50 back time (26.74) of the season as well ... competed for the Irish in dual meets against Purdue, Louisville, Ball State, Auburn, Pittsburgh, and Michigan/Northwestern ... earned a monogram.

    THE WHYTE FILE: Graduated from Campolindo High School (Calif.) in the spring of 2011 ... lettered four years in swimming, specializing in the 100 fly and 200 free ... was all-conference three times and was a conference champion as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named team captain as a senior ... earned three Academic All-America placards in the classroom ... volunteered in spare time to be a Special Olympics swim coach ... also was a Del Amigo Swim Association Recreational swim coach ... earned the American Association of Undergraduate Women Scholarship in 2011 ... participated in the sports medicine team at Campolindo, earning the Sports Medicine Student of the Year award in 2011 ... competed for the Orinda Aquatics club team ... named team captain, while earning the Coaches and Most Inspirational awards ... Also a national qualifier with Orinda ... born to Mike and Lynn Whyte in San Ramon, Calif. ... has an older brother, Ryan ... brother played rugby at Oregon and grandfather played football at California ... enrolled in the College of Science as a science pre-professional major.

    Whyte's Career Bests

    Event Time Meet
    100 Free 52.65 (Shamrock, 2013- Leadoff)
    500 Free 5:01.41 (Ohio State, 2012)
    100 Back 55.19 (BIG EAST,2013)
    100 Fly 54.93 (BIG EAST, 2013)
    200 Fly 2:00.23 (BIG EAST, 2013)

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