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Karen Berg
2007-08 Women's Swimming & Diving
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YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Glendale, Ariz.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Deer Valley
Karen Berg
2008-2009: Swam the ninth fastest 100 butterfly mark all-time at Valpo (1:00.58) as a junior ... posted the team’s second fastest 100 (1:02.41) and 200 backstroke (2:13.96) times of the season ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2007-2008: Posted the fifth fastest 100 backstroke time in school history (1:01.88) ... swam the sixth best 200 back time (2:13.87) ever at Valpo ... recorded a career-best time (2:22.83) in the 200 individual medley ... named to both the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2006-2007: Turned in the team’s third fastest 100 backstroke time of the season (1:03.29) ... also turned in the team’s second best 200 back time of the year (2:15.92) ... swam the team’s second fastest 400 individual medley time of the year (5:13.07) ... named to the Mid-Continent Conference All-Academic Team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Skyhawks ... swam backstroke on the school record 200 medley relay ... named team’s Most Improved Swimmer as a junior ... Abrey Truett Award recipient as a senior ... finished fifth in the state in the 100 backstroke as a senior ... led team to a third place finish in the region as a senior.

Personal:
Karen is the daughter of Jeff and Suzie Berg ... majors are Spanish and secondary education ... born May 10, 1988.
2007-08 Women's Swimming & Diving
Amy AndrackiBreast/IMFr.
Grace ArnoldIM/FreeFr.
Karen BergBackSo.
Carolynn BlackFreeFr.
Elise BugenskeBackSo.
Ellen ChaseFreeSo.
Katie CissellFreeSo.
Becky CrabtreeFreeFr.
Shaunna DangremondBack/FlyFr.
Stephanie FerschlFreeFr.
Jaclyn KrauseFreeSo.
Rachel MajercikFree/FlySo.
Jessica McCallumFreeFr.
Jenny NamBack/IMSo.
Beth NiggemyerDivingSo.
Anna OrwickDivingSo.
Emily PenningaFreeSo.
Katie RaderFree/FlySo.
Annelies RealFreeFr.
Laura RickeyFlyFr.
Liane SchroederIM/BreastSo.
Kristy ShewFreeSo.
Kati SmethurstFree/BackSo.
Elizabeth ThompsonFree/FlySo.
Amy YoungBreastSo.
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