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  Karson Applin
Karson Applin

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Eisenhower HS

Position:
Fly/Breast

07/26/2012

How the Utes Fared at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials

Seven current and former Utes competed.

06/14/2012

Review the Schedule for the Utes at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials

Competition begins Monday, June 25.

04/05/2012

Eight Ute Swimmers take Huge Step Toward London

Utes qualify for Olympic Trials

03/27/2012

Utah Men's Swimming and Diving Season Review

The Men complete first Pac-12 Season

03/03/2012

University of Utah Men's Swimming and Diving Takes Fifth at Pac-12 Championships

More Utes write their names in the record books

2012-13 - Redshirt.

2011-12 - Finished seventh in the 100 fly (47.27) at the Pac-12 Championships, swimming a 47.54 in the finals ... 19th in the 200 IM at the Pac-12 Championships (1:48.74) ... contributed on four relay teams at the Pac-12 Championships - the 200 free relay (7th in 1:19.94), the 400 free relay (5th in 2:54.40), the 200 medley relay (7th in 1:27.81) and the 400 medley relay (6th in 3:14.19) ... won the 100 breast with a season-best time of 55.32 against USC.

2010-11 - Contributed to the third-place, school-record, NCAA `B' qualifying 200 medley relay (1:28.88), the third-place, school record, NCAA `B' qualifying 400 medley relay (3:14.55), and the runner-up, record-breaking, NCAA `B' qualifying 400 free (2:57.95) and 200 free relays (1:20.08) at the Mountain West Conference Championships ... also took sixth in the 200 IM (1:49.55), fifth in 100 fly with a personal-best time and NCAA `B' qualifying time (48.12) and 12th in 100 breast (55.97) at the MWC Championships ... all-MWC in 100 fly and 200 IM ... also all-MWC as part of the 200 and 400 free relays and the 200 medley relay ... member of the runner-up 200 medley relay (1:32.67) and winner of the 100 fly (50.14) versus BYU ... also placed fourth in 200 IM (1:58.84) against the Cougars ... finished third with the 200 medley relay (1:32.31), first in 200 IM (1:54.89) and third in 100 fly (50.13) versus UNLV ... second-place finish in 200 medley relay (1:33.16), third in 200 breast (2:11.79), second in 100 fly (51.59) and placed fourth in 100 breast (59.10) versus Air Force ... part of second place 200 medley relay (1:33.09) and first place 400 free relay (3:06.14), took first in 100 fly (51.13) and third in 100 breast (57.72) against Wyoming ... contributed to third place 400 medley relay (3:27.09) and first place 400 free relay (3:06.31), and also took first in 100 fly (50.48) and third in 100 breast (58.68) versus TCU ... member of winning 400 medley relay (3:27.05) and second place 200 free relay teams (1:26.73), took second in 100 breast (1:00.27) and second on 100 fly (51.77) against Seattle ... first place with 200 medley relay (1:33.11) and first place with 400 free relay (3:06.08), also took fifth in 50 free (21.68) and first in 100 fly (50.57) against Notre Dame ... took third with 400 medley relay (3:28.82), fifth in 100 breast (59.90) and fourth in 100 fly (51.99) versus Denver ... member of third place 200 medley relay (1:34.04), fifth place 400 free relay (3:15.32) and fourth place 300 free relay (1:27.85) at the Mesa State Invitational ... also took first in 100 fly (51.48), second in 50 fly (23.30) and fourth in 50 breast (278.62) at Mesa State Invite ... second place with 200 medley relay (1:35.21) and fourth with 200 free relay (1:29.17), first in 100 fly (51.35) and second in 100 breast (59.49) at BYU Freshman/Sophomore meet.

2009-10 - Won the 100 breast (59.96), was on the winning 200 medley relay (1:38.23) and 200 free relay teams (1:27.91) versus BYU at the Freshman/Sophomore meet ... was on the winning 400 medley relay team (3:26.30), second in 100 fly (50.24), second in 100 breast (58.38) versus Denver and North Texas ... finished first in 100 fly (51.71), second in 100 breast (59.08), and was on the winning 200 free relay (1:26.92) and 400 (3:29.45) medley teams versus ASU ... placed third in 100 breast (59.02), fourth in 100 fly (51.06), and was on the third place 200 medley relay (1:35.36) and 400 free relay teams (3:09.66) versus UNLV ... finished first in 100 free (48.48), second in 100 fly (52.31), and was on the winning 200 medley relay (1:35.89) versus Seattle ... finished eighth in the 200 breast (2:05.43), placed 15th at 100 breast (57.52), and finished eighth in the 100 fly (49.72), which was the highest for an MWC athlete (50.14), was on the eighth place 200 free relay (1:25.61), the fifth place 400 medley relay (3:23.84), and the seventh place 200 medley relay team (1:34.42) at the Toshiba Classic ... placed first in the 100 fly (50.64), second in the 100 breast (57.41), and fourth in the 200 IM (1:59.71), and was on the tying second place 200 medley relay team (1:08.51) versus TCU ... won the 100 fly (50.09), tied for fourth in the 100 breast (59.41), and was on the winning 200 free relay team (1:24.50) and the second place 400 medley relay (3:25.93) versus Wyoming ... won the 100 fly (50.49), placed fourth in the 100 breast (59.08), and was on the runner up 200 free relay (1:25.08) and 200 medley relay (1:34.99) versus Air Force ... came in first place in the 100 fly (50.99), third in the 50 free (21.46), and was on the second place 200 medley relay team (1:33.97) versus BYU ... placed 13th in the 100 breast (58.37), was on the third place 200 free relay team (1:22.04), the fourth-place 400 free relay team (3:01.59), and the fifth-place 400 medley relay team (3:18.52) at the Mountain West Conference Championships ... named to the all-MWC Team for the 100 fly as well as 200 free relay.

Prior - Finished first in the 100 breast (1:04.46) and 15th in the 200 free (1:57.70) at the USA Swimming Southern Zone Sectional ... sixth-place finish at 2007 Junior Nationals in the 100 breast ... finished second at the TISCA Championships in the 100 breast ... the TISCA state champion in the 100 fly ... honored with the Top 16 Award from USA Swimming in 2007 ... Top 16 from NISCA Zone C ... Top 16 Award from Splash Issue USA in 2008 ... Outstanding Swimmer from Harris County Aquatics in 2007 and 2008.

Personal - Born February 5, 1991 ... son of Gregory and Loretta Applin ... majoring in psychology.

Top Times
50 Free - 20:39
100 Free - 45.53
100 Breast - 55.32
100 Fly - 47.27
200 IM - 1:48.74

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