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Lydia Hackert
Lydia  Hackert


Centerville, Ohio

High School:
Centerville HS



2010-11 - Competed in the breaststroke events for Carolina...Had top times of season in both 100 breast (1:06.53) and 200 breast (2:20.61) in final dual meet vs. Alabama/Georgia...Competed in seven dual meets and at Nike Cup Invitational.

2009-10 - One of the team's top breaststrokers... Competed at SEC Championships in IM and breaststroke events... Top time in 100 breast was 1:06.51 at SEC Championships, second-best on the team...Also had the team's second-best 200 breast time (2:22.61) vs. Vanderbilt/UNC-Wilmington... Won the 200 breast event in the season-opening meet with Kentucky (2:23.07)... Competed in every meet during the regular season... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2008-09 - Competed at SEC Championships in IM and breaststroke events... Had the second-fastest time on the team in the 200 breast, swimming a 2:19.27 in the meet with Clemson... Also was second in the 100 breast with a 1:04.85 in the Alabama/Georgia meet...Helped 400 MR team to a win against North Carolina with a 3:47.97 time...Named to SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

PRE-COLLEGE - Graduated from Centerville High School...Was a finalist for the Rae Bunck Women in Sports Award...Six-time All-American...Six-time conference champion...Won two district titles...Five-time state finalist...Holds the school record in the 100 breaststroke...Member of WTRC Sharks...Two-time Junior Nationals qualifier...Qualified for Short Course Nationals...Was sectional champion in the 100 breaststroke in 2007 and in the 200 breaststroke in 2008...Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL - Full name is Lydia Dean Hackert...Born April 2, 1990...Parents are Darcy and Timothy Hackert...Major is international studies.

Hackert's Top Times
Event Time Date Meet Location
100 breaststroke 1:04.85 1/31/09 Alabama/Georgia Tuscaloosa, Ala.
200 breaststroke 2:19.27 10/31/08 Clemson Columbia, S.C.
200 IM 2:10.21 2/19/09 SEC Championships Auburn, Ala.

Lydia Hackert

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