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Grigory Tarasevich
Grigory  Tarasevich

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Omsk, Russia

High School:
Grammar School #19

Event:
Backstroke


02/28/2015

Men's Swimming Send 18 to Finals in ACCs After Day 4 Prelims

18 Cardinals and the milers will compete for ACC gold tonight

02/28/2015

Men's Swimming and Diving Finish Second at ACC Championship

In all, Louisville won gold in five events - 100 butterfly, 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, 200 breaststroke, and 400 medley relay - and finished with 16 medals, the second most of any team.

02/27/2015

Men's Swimming Powers to Third at ACCs with Four Golds

Cards win three individual golds and the 400-medley relay

02/27/2015

Men's Swimming Sends 18 to Finals after ACCs Day 3 Prelims

Cards have chance to pile up points in tonight's finals session.

02/26/2015

Men's Swimming Sets School Record at ACC's Day 2 Prelims

Cards earn nine second swims tonight

01/10/2015

LOUISVILLE SWIMMING & DIVING v FLORIDA STATE | DAY 2

Louisville Swimming & Diving v Florida State | Day 2

11/07/2014

LOUISVILLE SWIMMING & DIVING v NORTH CAROLINA | DAY 1

Louisville Swimming & Diving v North Carolina | Day 1

02/22/2014

AAC SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS | DAY 4

AAC Swimming & Diving Championships | Day 4

02/21/2014

AAC SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS | DAY 3

AAC Swimming & Diving Championship | Day 3

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.

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