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    Freshman Lauren Abruzzo Heads to NCAA Championships

    March 18, 2014

    2014 Big Ten Championships
     Date Wednesday-Sunday, Feb. 19-22
     Location  University Aquatics Center   | Minneapolis, Minn.
     The Schedule March. 20 • Prelims at 11 a.m./Finals at 7 p.m. March 21 • Prelims at 11 a.m./Finals at 7 p.m. March 22 • Prelims at 11 a.m./Finals at 7 p.m.
     Championships Home  Gophersports.com
     Television  ESPN3.com
     Live Video  CBSSports.com
     Meet Notes  NU’s 2014 NCAA Championships Infographic
     Social Media  @NUSwimDive   |  Facebook

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    EVANSTON, Ill. – Northwestern freshman Lauren Abruzzo made a fast mark on campus during her first swimming season. Now her postseason continues as freshman season earned her a bid to the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.

    Abruzzo finished No. 4 in the 1,650 free at the Big Ten Championships, with an NCAA “B” Cut time of 16:15.29.

    On the season, the freshman from Denver, Colo. set the Northwestern records in the 1,000 free (9:48.17) and the 1,650 free (16:40) during the TYR Invitational on Nov. 24 in Evanston.She also scored points for the Wildcats at the conference meet with a 4:46.37 time in the 500 yard free to finish No. 14.

    NCAAs take place at the University of Minneapolis from March 20-22. The Wildcats recently returned from the Twin Cities after Minnesota hosted the Big Ten Championships. 

    Freshman Lauren Abruzzo makes will represent Northwestern at the 2014 NCAA Championships in Minneapolis from March 20-22. Click here for an infographic previewing Abruzzo’s trip to NCAAs which is also available below:

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