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Women's Diving Championships Money Maker
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 Laura Askin

At Delaware: UD All-Time Top-10 Lists: 200 Free (10th-1:52.40), 200 Fly (2nd-2:03.23).

2014-2015: At CAA Conference Championships, finished 3rd in the 800 Freestyle Relay with a finals time of 7:17.78, 24th in the 100 Butterfly with a preliminary time of 58.16, 20th in the 200 Freestyle with a preliminary time of 1:53.13, and 8th in the 200 Butterfly with a finals time of 2:04.08.

2013-2014: George Mason 10/19 Home • 6th • 100 Freestyle x(54.45) [Season Personal Best] • 1st • 400 Freestyle Relay (3:33.18) CAA Pod Meet – 11/12– @ James Madison vs. James Madison • 7th – 50 Freestyle (25.79) [Season Personal Best] • 3rd – 200 Freestyle Relay [third leg] (1:41.55) La Salle/Rider TriMeet – 11/9 @ La Salle vs. La Salle • 6th – 100 Backstroke (1:05.18) [Season Personal Best] • Bucknell Invitational – 11/22 11/24 • 7th – 200 Freestyle Relay [third leg] x(1:38.92) • 5th – 800 Freestyle Relay [fourth leg] (7:48.94) Drexel/Northeastern Tri Meet – 1/11/14 – Home vs. Drexel • 2nd – 200 Freestyle (1:55.96) [Season Personal Best] • 3rd – 400 Freestyle Relay [fourth leg] (3:33.36) vs. Northeastern • 4th – 200 Freestyle (1:55.96) • 4th – 400 Freestyle Relay [fourth leg] (3:33.36) Towson – 1/25 @ Towson • 7th – 100 Butterfly (1:00.87) [Season Personal Best] • 

2012-13 Season: Competed in the 50 free (24.28) and 100 free (52.42) at the 2013 CAA Championships • first leg of the 400 freestyle relay team that finished second at the Bucknell Invitational (3:29.93) • registered a top-10 finish in the 100 free (52.96) and a second place finish in the 200 free (1:54.06) both at the Bucknell Invitational • competed in the 100 fly at CAAs (57.86) • earned a top-five finish against Towson in the 100 free (53.98).

2011-12 Season: Had her best 100-yard freestyle finish of the season with a time of 54.35 while winning the event at the meet against Widener • won the 200-yard freestyle vs. Widener with a time of 1:55.00 • swam the first leg for the 400-yard freestyle relay team that won at the meet against Widener.   

High School: Four-year letter winner in swimming at Caesar Rodney High School • three-year first team All-State honors • also four-year first team All-Blue Hen Conference honors • ranked among the top four in the state ever year • member of the National Honor Society. 

Personal: Laura Victoria Askin • daughter of John Askin and Kathleen Mickle-Askin • born June 27, 1993 • has an older sister, Leigh, who swam also for Delaware 2004-06 • both parents and sister graduated from the University of Delaware • environmental studies major at Delaware • attends UD because of family legacy.

Position: Free
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Dover, Del.
High School: Caesar Rodney
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