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Andrea Derflinger
Andrea Derflinger
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.-3L
Hometown: Anthem, Ariz.
High School: Boulder Creek
Position: Swimming
Events: Butterfly, Freestyle

Academic Notes: Double major in psychology and criminology and criminal justice...Three-time WAC All-Academic selection...Four-time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.

Career Notes: Fourth fastest time in program history in 200 Butterfly (2:02.28).

2013-14 (Senior): Earned one All-WAC second team honor at WAC Championships...Swam in 100 and 200 butterfly and 200 IM at the WAC Championships...Finished fifth in 200 Fly with a season-best prelim time of 2:03.09...Advanced to the C final and finished 19th in 100 Fly with a time of 58.07...Recorded a career-best time of 2:11.45 in 200 IM....Also swam a time trial in the 50 Fly and recorded a time of 26.80...Recorded a time of 1:59.31 in 200 Free at UNLV Invitational...Totaled three top-three finishes during the season...Placed second in 200 Fly versus Idaho...Also swam in 200 and 400 Medley Relays during the season.  

2012-13 (Junior): Swam in 100 and 200 butterfly and 200 IM at the WAC Championships...Advanced to the B final and finished 10th in 200 Fly with a career-best prelim time of 2:02.28...Advanced to the B final and finished 15th in 100 Fly with a career-best prelim time of 56.74...Recorded career-best time of 2:12.37 in 200 IM...Totaled six top-three finishes with one individual 200 Fly title versus Northern Colorado...Also swam in 200 Medley Relay during the season.

2011-12 (Sophomore): Swam in 100 butterfly, 200 butterfly and 50 freestyle at WAC Championship...Earned All-WAC second team honors after advancing to the final and placing eighth overall in the 200 Fly following a career best prelim time of 2:04.40...Advanced to the C final in the 100 Fly with a prelim time of 58.51 and touched in 27.30 in the 50 Free...Also swam a time trial in the 200 IM in 2:13.89...Placed second in 200 Fly vs Idaho and third at UNLV Winter Invitational...Recorded career best 50 Free time of 26.80 at Northern Colorado.

2010-11 (Freshman): Swam in the 100 butterfly, 200 butterfly and 50 freestyle at the WAC Championship...Advanced to the B Final of the 200 Fly with a prelim time of 2:06.96, the fifth fastest time on the team for the season, and finished 15th...Advanced to the C Final of the 100 Fly with a prelim time of 57.81, the third fastest time on the team for the season, and finished 21st...Season best time of 27.33 in the 50 free at the WAC Championships...Also swam medley relays during the season. 

High School: Boulder Creek High School graduate in 2010 … Swam two years for head coach Axel Birnbrich … Finished third at State in 100 butterfly as a junior … Top eight in 200 individual medley junior year … Regional champion in 100 butterfly … Finished second in Regionals in 200 individual medley … Top eight finish in 100 butterfly as a senior … Team captain senior season … Homeschooled freshman and sophomore year. 
Personal: Andrea Lynn Derflinger was born June 4, 1993 in Baltimore, Md. … Daughter of Don and Cheryl Derflinger … One younger brother, Daniel … Enjoys photography, music and movies … Aunt Sandy Story played softball and basketball at Mount St. Mary’s College … Also considered Grand Canyon University, Concordia, UC Irvine, and Seattle University.
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