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Kyle Cormier
Kyle  Cormier

RS Senior

Pensacola Beach, Fla.

High School:
Gulf Breeze



2007-08 - Redshirted.

2006-07 - Earned Honorable Mention All-American honors in the 800 freestyle relay with an 11th-place finish at the NCAA Championships (6:28.65)...Also competed at the NCAA Championships in the 100 free and 200 free...Scored five points for Carolina at the SEC Championships with a 12th-place finish in the 200 IM with a time of 1:49.01...Took a 14th-place finish and three points for the Gamecocks in the 400 IM (3:56.39)...Had the team's top time in the 100 free with a 44.22, the third-fastest time in school history...Set personal bests in the 200 free (1:36.28), 200 IM (1:49.01) and 400 IM (3:55.22).

2005-06 - Returning All-American ... Swam the anchor leg of the 800-free relay which finished 12th at the NCAA Championships in Atlanta, Ga. ... Also competed in the 200 IM and the 400 free relay at the NCAA Championships ... Competed in the 200 IM at the SEC Championships and swam a career best time of 1:49.29 ... Recorded a time of 52.94 in the 100 fly at the College of Charleston meet ... Recorded a personal best 3:56.00 in the 400 IM at the UGA Fall Invitational ... Swam 4:03.02 in the 400 IM in the meet against Kentucky ... Finished ninth in the 500 free to win the consolation heat at the UGA Fall Invitational ... Competed at SEC Championships.

2004-05 - Solid contributor in middle distance events this season and as a member of 400 medley relay team ... Secured second top time on the team in 500 freestyle with a personal best time of 4:28.52 at the SEC Championships for an 18th place finish ... Was also 18th in the 200 butterfly with a season top time of 1:51.14 and 26th in 200 freestyle ... Also competed in dual meets in both the 200 and 400 individual medley.

PRE-COLLEGE - 2002 & 2004 Pensacola News Journal Swimmer of the Year ... Two-time All-Northwest Florida Swimmer of the Year ... Florida HS state champion in the 200 freestyle ... HS All-American (First Team) ... Pensacola Bay Swim Open Water Champion ... Competed in U.S. Junior and Senior Nationals ... Finished in the Top 6 in freestyle and IM at Junior Nationals.

PERSONAL - Full name is Jay Kyle Cormier ... Hobbies include music, surfing, photography and golf ... Chose USC because of the quality of coaches and team ... Parents are Jay and Jane Cormier ... Born on June 12, 1986.

Cormier's Top Times
100 freestyle44.22
200 freestyle 1:36.28
500 freestyle 4:28.52
100 butterfly 52.94
200 butterfly 1:50.55
200 IM 1:49.01
400 IM 3:55.22

Kyle Cormier

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