Columbia Men's Swimming/Diving BIO
 David Jakl

2013-14: Earned a win in the 100 back against Dartmouth with a time of 49.21...Secured a first-place finish in the 50 free (20.52) over Brown...Took home the victory in the 50 free with a time of 20.79 and win in the 100 IM at 50.46 over Cornell...Added another 100 Fly (49.74) win at Bucknell to start 2014...Against Harvard posted a first-place time of 48.41 in the 100 fly...Grabbed two wins vs. Army in the 100 free (46.0) and the 100 Back (51.09) setting a new personal best in the backstroke event...Took the victory in the 100 fly (48.66) over Yale...Began the year with wins in the 100 fly and 50 free in the season opener at Penn...

2012-13: Exploded onto the Ivy League scene with the 17th fastest 200 butterfly time in the country, good for 2nd place at the Ivy League Championships. Also picked up Second-Team All-Ivy League honors leading off the 800 freestyle relay and in the 100 butterfly, placed 4th in the 400 and 200 medley relays, and finished 10th in the 200 backstroke. Finished as Columbia's third-highest individual point scorer, contributing 73 points in his individual events.

2011-12: At the 2012 Ivy League Championships, he placed 3rd in the 800 freestyle relay, 4th in the 200 butterfly, and won the consolation final of the 100 butterfly, placing 9th with the 5th fastest time of the day, as well as the bonus final of the 500 freestyle, finishing 17th.

50 Free SCY 20.11 2014 Ivy League Championships 2/27/2014 Junior
100 Free SCY 43.00 2014 Ivy League Championships 2/27/2014 Junior
200 Free SCY 1:37.75 2013 Ivy League Championships 3/8/2013 Sophomore
500 Free SCY 4:28.00 2012 Ivy League Championships 3/1/2012 First-year
100 Back SCY 47.64 2014 Ivy League Championships 2/27/2014 Junior
200 Back SCY 1:47.05 2013 Ivy League Championships 3/9/2013 Sophomore
100 Breast SCY 58.21 Big Al Invitational 12/7/2013 Junior
100 Fly SCY 46.40 2014 Ivy League Championships 2/27/2014 Junior
200 Fly SCY 1:43.25 2014 NCAA Championships 3/27/2014 Junior
200 IM SCY 1:54.80 vs. Army 11/7/2012 Sophomore
400 IM SCY 4:04.37 Princeton 'Big Al' Open 12/2/2011 First-year
Position: Back/Fly/Free
Year: Senior
Hometown: Monterey Park, Calif.
High School: Mark Keppel
College: CC
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