Kylliainen and Worrell advance in 200-fly and 400-relay team head to finals
Worrell wins the 200-yard butterfly
Cards have historic second day
Cards are sixth after two days
Cards will swim in four A-finals
Sophomore: Kneppers had an impressive first year with the Cardinals as she was named to the All-AAC Conference squad. Kneppers is a member of the 800-freestyle relay school record holder with a time of 1:47.17. She finished third in the 200 freestyle in 1:47.63 and finished third in the 200-freestyle relay at the Championships. Andrea was a part of the USA Short Course Nationals as she placed 20th in the 200-free with a time of 1:48.13. Kneppers was the fastest Cardinal in the 100-free at the Michigan Invitational as she finished first with a time of 50.05. She also placed first in the 500-free along with a second place finish in the 200-free against Xavier.
Prep: Andrea Kneppers joins the Cardinals as an international transfer from the Netherlands. Kneppers is a multiple- time Dutch National Champion, as well as a national team member. In 2012 Kneppers was a member of the 800- freestyle relay team for the Dutch at their Olympic Trials. She swam in the European Youth Olympic Festival in 2007, 2008, and 2009. Kneppers is a veteran when it comes to competing on an international stage, she has competed in the Sette Colli in Rome, and the WorldCup in Stockholm.
Personal: Daughter of Daan and Petra Kneppers. Born February 24, 1993. Major is Marketing.