The highlight of Thursday night’s home opener was Kathryn Coughlin’s first place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke.
Junior Martin led the `Dores setting an individual school record in the 50 free and swimming in the lead off spot in Wednesday's record setting 200 free relay team.
Vanderbilt heads back to the pool tomorrow morning for more SEC action. Follow @VanderbiltSwim on twitter for live updates.
From March issue of Commodore Nation
The Commodores set the 200-yard breaststroke and 400-yard freestyle relay school records on Saturday
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Vanderbilt Swimming 2015-6 Head/Team shots. Photos by Joe Howell. (9/11/15)
Was named to the 2014-15 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll
2014-15 (Junior): Had an outstanding season with the black and gold, setting two individual records in the 50 free (23.27) and 200 free (1:48.81)… Helped establish three Vanderbilt relay records in the 200 free (1:33/19), 400 free (3:24.10) and 800 free relay (7:21.72)… Started her junior campaign with a 3rd place in the 100 freestyle against UGA (54.18)… 7th against UGA in the 200 medley relay…1st place finish against South Carolina/Queens/Wingate in the 400 medley relay (3:49.68)… 3rd place versus South Carolina/Queens/Wingate in the 400 free (3:29.78)… Earned 1st in the 400 freestyle relay (3:31.56) with Brown, Hunt and Moran against Campbell, SDSU, and UALR… Helped VU to a 1st place finish in the 200 free relay (1:37.64), 3rd place finish in the 400 IM, 3rd in the 100 back (59.35) and 4th in the 50 back (28.00) against SDSU and UALR… 1st place finish in the 200 free relay against and 3rd place in the 200 MR (1:48.78) against West Florida and North Florida… Individually placed 3rd against West and North Florida in the 100 back (59.16) and 100 free (53.06)… Helped VU to a first place finish against Marshall and Xavier in the 200 free relay (1:37.07)… Runner-up in the 200 free (1:55.08) versus the Herd and Xavier… Placed 2nd against UK in the 400 free relay (3:30.94)… 3rd in the 200 medley relay against and 200 back (2:05.02) UK… 2nd in the 200 free relay, 200 medley relay (1:46.47), and 100 back (57.13) versus Arkansas… First place finish against the Razorbacks in the 100 free (51.94)
2013-14 (Sophomore): Set several school records at the 2014 SEC Championships including the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:33.59), 800-yard freestyle relay (7.21.94), 400-yard medley relay (3:40.65), 400-yard freestyle relay (3:25.16), 100-yard freestyle (50.38) and 200-yard freestyle (1:49.87) ... Posted a runner up finish in the 100-yard freestyle (54.06) against Texas A&M ... Helped take the top spot in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:36.13) against Texas A&M ... Had a pair of top two finishes against Tulane; earning the top spot in the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.35) and finishing in second place in the 100-yard freestyle (53.12) ... Had a runner up finish in the 100-yard freestyle (53.43) against Liberty ... Was part of a sixth place finish in the 200-yard relay (1:35.40) and finished 12th in the 200-yard freestyle (1:51.27) at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Took the top spot in the 100-yard freestyle (51.93) and finished third in the 200-yard freestyle (1:53.33) against Liberty/West Florida ... Finished first in the 50-yard freestyle (24.66) versus Arkansas-Little Rock.
2012-13 (Freshman): Held top-three team-best times in the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 back and 200 back ... Set school records as a member of the 200, 400 and 800 free relay teams ... Took a time of 2:00.60 in the 200-yard backstroke at the SEC Championships ... Took first in the 100- and 500-yard freestyles against UALR ... Finished first in the 100 back, second in the 200 free and third in the 50 free against Evansville ... Placed first in the 100 free at the WKU Invite.
Club: Member of the Greensboro Swimming Association... Four-time North Carolina swimming All-Star... Four-time Greensboro Swimming Association MVP and Scholastic All-American... Qualified for the Senior Nationals in the 200 yard backstroke... Owns team records in the 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle, 100 backstroke and 200 backstroke...
Personal: Born January 16, 1994... Daughter of Bill and Trish Martin... Has one brother, Jared... Majoring in biomedical engineering... Favorites include Brendan Hansen (Swimmer), Chris Brown (Singer), "Bridesmaids" (Movie) and Bahamas (Ultimate Vacation)... Chose Vanderbilt over the University of Southern California.
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