Cards faced powers Texas, Indiana and Michigan
Cards swim with elite field with Michigan, Indiana and Texas
Cards win opener
Cards set a record in classsroom achievement
CSCAA names six Cards to 1st Team
Freshman: Along with Aaron, Grigory is another freshman for Louisville that qualified in individual events for the NCAA Championships, and both will compete in the 200-backstroke. He was placed on the All-American Conference team for winning both the 100- and 200-backstroke events, as well as helping the winning 200- and 400-medley relays at the American Conference Championships. He is the 18th-fastest in the 200-backstroke with a time of 1:41.50. Grigory posted a school record time with a 1:41.33 finish in the 200-backstroke at the NCAA Championships. He also finished 18th in the prelims of the 200-back and 32nd in the 100-back at the NCAA Championships.
Prep: Grigory Tarasevich hails from Omsk, Russia where he attended Grammar School #19. Tarasevich has earned three European Junior Champion Titles, he is a two time Russian Junior National Record Holder, and was crowned 2013's World Junior Champion in the 50- meter backstroke this past summer.
Personal: Son of Arkadiy and Galina Tarasevich. Born August 1, 1995. Major is Mechanical Engineering.