Mitch Loper
Mitch Loper

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Langham Creek

Last College:
Kansas

Height:
6-3

Event:
Sprints/Backstroke


Top Times:
50 free: 20.89
100 free: 46.23
100 back: 50.80
200 back: 1:50.04

2002-2003 (Junior Year):
*Top-ten finish at the 2003 C-USA Men's Invitational, placing sixth in the 100 back.
*Finished in the top eight in all three events swam.

2001-2002 (Sophomore Year):
*Tallied four top-five finishes at the 2002 C-USA Men's Invitational
*Highlighted individual performances with a pair of third-place honors in the 100 and 200 back.
*Rounded out meet individually with fourth place in 50 free.
*Swam second for Horned Frogs' victorious 200 free relay squad.

At Kansas:
*Collected a pair of top-15 finishes at the 2001 Big 12 Championships, earning 14th place in the 100 back and 12th in the 200 back.
*Jayhawks' fastest times of 2001 in 50 and 100 free as well as 200 back.
*All Big 12 Academic, Dean's List, Jayhawk Scholar.

High School/Club Achievements:
*Seven-time all-America honoree.
*Captained Langham Creek's squads as a sophomore and senior.
*Qualified for Junior National Championships.
*Runner-up in state in 100 back.
*All-State at least one event each year.
*Named region's swimmer of the year as a senior.
*Academic all-America honors, as well as being member of National Honor Society and graduating magna cum laude.
*Attended same high school as Horned Frog teammate Collin Sandifer.
*Holds four team records.

Personal:
Full name is Mitchell Leslie Loper ... son of Judy and David Loper ... enjoys spending time with his cats and watching movies ... majoring in e-business and entrepreneurial management ... TCU chapter founder of National Society of Collegiate Scholars ... member of Golden Key Honor Society ... member of Athletes in Action ... Dean's List ... TCU Scholar ... grandfather, Leslie Hagood, played basketball for University of Arkansas... brother, Chris Loper, played football at McMurry in Abilene, Texas ... freshman sister, Amanda Loper, swims at Ouachita Baptist University (Arkansas).


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