Luca

Pfyffer

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Breaststroke
Height: 6'1"
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Obernau, Switzerland
High School: Limmat Sharks Zurich
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017-18)
Won both the 100 and 200-yard breaststroke in his first collegiate meet against Loyola ... Swam the second leg of the winning men's 200-yard medley relay against Pittsburgh and Virginia ... Also finished second in the 100 breast ... Picked up two more wins at SMU, winning the 200 breast and 400 individual medley while also finishing second in the 100 breast ... Set a personal best in his 400 IM victory ... Had a stellar Art Adamson Invitational, reaching three finals ... Reached the ‘A' Finals in both the 200 and 100 breast, finishing sixth and seventh overall, respectively ... Also reached the B Final of the 200 IM and finished 13th overall ... Earned another silver medal in the 200 breast at Georgia ... Claimed second in the 200 IM in the final home meet of the season against Texas A&M ... Set a new personal-best in the 200 IM while finishing 34th overall at the SEC Championships ... Set another personal best in the 200 breast and went on to finish second in the ‘C' Final ... Named to First Year SEC Academic Honor Roll.

PRIOR TO LSU
Named a top-200 swimmer by collegeswimming.com ... Finalist in the 200m breaststroke at the 2013 European Junior Championships... Participated in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China ... One of 9 Swiss swimmers to be named to the 2016 European Championship team ... Won the 2017 Swiss Club Championship with the Limmat Sharks Zurich ... Won gold in the 400 IM at the 2017 Swiss Summer National Championships.

PERSONAL
Born on May 11, 1996 ... Majoring in Mechanical Engineering ... Son of Kurt Pfyffer and Yvonne Pfyffer-Vogt.

Pfyffer's Top Times
100 breast - 53.84 2018 SEC Championships
200 breast - 1:56.64 2018 SEC Championships
200 IM - 1:48.11 2018 SEC Championships
400 IM - 3:58.86 2018 LSU vs. SMU

Pfyffer's Top 2017-18 Times
100 breast - 53.84 SEC Championships
200 breast - 1:56.64 SEC Championships
2018 IM - 1:48.11 SEC Championships
400 IM - 3:58.86 LSU vs. SMU

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