ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Owen Wurzbacher
Owen Wurzbacher
Height: 6-3
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Shoreline, Wash.
High School: Lakeside School
Position: IM/Breaststroke

Freshman 2009-10
Took eighth in the 200 breast at Ivy League Championships with a time of 2:04.18 … Placed eighth in the 100 breast at Ivy Championships with final time of 56.64 … Finished 21st in the 200 individual medley at Ivy Championships … Finished second in the 100 breast at HYP meet with a time of 56.42 … Helped 200 and 400 medley relay teams to second-place finishes at HYP meet … Finished third in the 200 breast at HYP meet with a time of 2:03.81.

Before Harvard
Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Lakeside School … Three-time All-American in 100 breaststroke and 200 individual medley … Washington 3A State Swimmer of the Year … Won two state titles in 200 IM and one in 100 breaststroke … Set a state meet record in 200 IM in 2009 … USA Swimming US Open qualifier … Was a junior national finalist in 100 breaststroke in 2008 … Pacific Northwest Swimming All-Star … Established eight Lakeside High school records in 200 IM, 100 breaststroke, 100 butterfly, 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle relay, 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay …USA Swimming Academic All-American in 2007, ’08 and ’09 … Was a finalist in the 2007 Washington Photography competition.

Personal
Enjoys underwater photography.