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Will Kearsey
Will  Kearsey

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wheathampstead, England

High School:
Roundwood Park School

Height:
6-2

Event:
Backstroke

Graduated:
2016


As A Freshman in 2016-17: Two-time American Athletic Conference champion with wins in the 100-yard and 200-yard backstroke..also finished third in the 200-yard IM at the AAC meet...also earned a second and two thirds in relays at the American...broke three school records during his freshman year - 100-yard and 200-yard backstroke and the 200-yard freestyle...also part of two relay records...set the UConn pool record in the 200-yard backstroke..named the AAC Swimmer of the Week on Feb. 4 by CollegeSwimming.com after winning two events at the Husky Open.

Before UConn:
Attended Roundwood Park School in Harpenden, England… 2016 County champion in the 50-meter and 100-meter freestyle, 50-meter and 100-meter backstroke, 50-meter and 100-meter butterfly and 100-eterm IM… 2016 Regional champion in the 50-meter and 100-meter backstroke and the 100-meter freestyle… earned gold in the 100-meter backstroke from the National Arena Swimming League in 2016… a British national finalist for eight consecutive years… 2016 British Olympic Trials Qualifier for the 100-meter backstroke.

Personal: William Thomas Kearsey...son of Sarah and Steve Kearsey…has one sister, Lucy....mathematics major.

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