Ohio State swimmers win 10 events, set six meet records
Ohio State swimmers upholding the "Pay it Forward" tradition
February 5 - February 11, 2013
Ohio State will now prepare for 2013 Big Ten Championships Feb. 20-23
Freshman Sara Craft and junior Mary Sarah Cruzan each earn wins for Ohio State
At a glance: Primarily competes in freestyle events for the Buckeyes.
As a freshman (2013): Positioned in the Top 5 of the Buckeye depth chart in two events -- the 500 freestyle (4:56.84) and 1650 freestyle (17:15.42) ... picked up a win in the 500 freestyle at the Ohio State Winter Invitational with a time of 4:56.84 ... set two personal-best times over the course of the season: 100 freestyle (53.90, Ohio State Invite), 500 freestyle (4:56.84, Ohio State Winter Invite).
Background: Regarded as the New Jersey YMCA record-holder in 1000 freestyle and 1650 freestyle events ... four-time all-county ... served as team captain of the Wyckoff YMCA Sharks for two years ... earned Scholastic All-America recognition ... recipient of the YMCA, USA Swimming and Nike "Outstanding Scholar-Athlete" award ... would like to one day become a swim coach ... volunteered at Swim Across America events ... daughter of Lori and Tod Craft ... has three siblings: Molly, Emma and Alex.
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