Swimming & Diving - Home
  Astrid Armgarth
Astrid Armgarth

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Linkoping, Sweden

High School:
Berzeliusskolan

Height:
5-7

Event:
IM/Freestyle

Birthdate:
05/03/1988

2010-11: Finished in second place at the BIG EAST Championships in the 400 individual medley with a season best of 4:16.33; accounts for the best on the team ... Winner of the 1000 freestyle competition against Boston University with a time of 10:22.30 and second best among the team for the year ... Had two top-three finishes in the 200 breaststroke and 200 individual medley in the season opener against La Salle ... Competed against Connecticut, Georgetown, and Rutgers in the quad-meet and took second place in the 1000 freestyle and 400 individual medley ... Earned two third place showings in the 200 breaststroke and 1000 freestyle against Seton Hall; RELAYS: Swam leadoff in the 400 freestyle relay against Boston University and took fourth.

2009-10: Swam at least one race in 11 different individual events and primarily competed in the distance freestyle and IM races ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 500 yard freestyle, 1650 free and 400 individual medley ... Came in 10th in the 1650 free and advanced to the consolation final of the 500 free ... Registered one first-place finish in all five of the team's dual meets, including wins in the 400 IM versus Connecticut/Rutgers as well as against West Virginia ... Took first in the 200 IM in the season opener against La Salle/Richmond, won the 1000 free against Providence and was first in the 500 free against Seton Hall ... Her top time in the 1650 free was 16:55.14, good for a fifth-place finish at the Terrapin Cup Invitational ... Also advanced to the "A" level finals of the 400 IM and 200 breaststroke at that meet ... Her time of 4:25.21 in the finals of the 400 IM at Maryland was the fastest on the team during the season ... Top time in the 200 IM was 2:09.11 versus Connecticut/Rutgers ... Swam a season-best 4:55.42 in both the preliminaries and the finals of the 500 free at the Terrapin Cup meet ... Competed at the USA Short Course Nationals in the 500 free, 1650 free and 400 IM.

2008-09: Competed in eight different individual events and qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 500 and 1650 yard freestyle as well as the 400 yard individual medley ... Placed fourth in the 400 IM at the conference meet with a time of 4:18.86 ... Moved up from an eighth-place standing after the preliminaries ... Took sixth place out of 24 swimmers in the 1650 free at the BIG EAST meet with a time of 16:46.75 ... Also finished ninth in the finals of the 500 free with a time of 4:52.14 ... In dual meets was a double winner against both Seton Hall and Syracuse ... Touched first in the 200 breaststroke (2:23.89) and 200 IM (2:09.14) against the Pirates and won the 500 free (5:02.54) and 1000 free (10:17.18) in the meet versus the Orange ... Finished first or second in all eight individual races she swam in dual meets ... Was second out of 30 entries in the 1650 free at the Terrapin Invitational with a time of 16:54.58 ... Posted a time of 16:56.75 to finish second out of eight in the same event in a quadrangular against Pittsburgh, Maryland and Penn State ... Swam on Villanova's 800 freestyle relay quartet at the BIG EAST Championships.

2007-08: Finished first in the 1000 yard free against Connecticut and Richmond...Placed first in the 400 yard Individual Medley against Rutgers...Also won the 1000 yard free against Rutgers with a time of 10:12.74...Touched third in the 1650 yard free at the Maryland Invitational...Won the 1000 yard free and came in second in the 200 yard free against Georgetown...Finished first in the 200 yard Individual Medley at Syracuse posting a time of 2:06.76...Came in second in both the 1650 free and the 400 yard Individual Medley in the BIG EAST Championship.

Berzeliusskolan High School: Member of the Swedish Junior National Team ... Competed in the Junior European Championships ... Swedish Championship medalist ... Swam for the club team Linkopings Allmanna Simsallskap.

Personal: Born 5/3/88 ... Youngest of three children of Marten and Kerstin Armgarth ... Siblings are Gustaf (27) and Karin (25) ... Majoring in Chemical Engineering.

    Facebook Twitter YouTube foursquare Instagram Mobile Photo Galleries Tickets GameTracker Video Audio