Jared Stergar
Jared Stergar
Year: Senior
Hometown: Willowick, Ohio
High School: Eastlake North

2017-18 – JUNIOR SEASON
Notched a trio of individual runner-up finishes at Horizon League Championships, all in NCAA ‘B’ qualifying times … Set new personal bests in all three individual events at HL Championships … Placed second in 200 IM in 1:47.82, only .06 seconds behind the winner … Was runner-up in 100 breaststroke in 54.99 seconds … Claimed second place in 200 breaststroke in 1:59.26 … Was seeded outside top 10 in both 200 IM and 200 breaststroke entering meet … Swam the second leg on 200 and 400 medley relay teams at League meet, helping both to top-three finishes … Won the 100 breaststroke in tri-dual with IUPUI and UIC … Set a new personal best in the 50 freestyle with his relay split at the Magnus Cup (21.79 seconds) … Finished in top 10 in all three individual events at that meet … Swam in seven traditional events on season … Named Scholar All-America Honorable Mention by the CSCAA … Voted to League’s All-Academic Team.

2016-17 – SOPHOMORE SEASON
Won the 200 breaststroke at Horizon League Championships in career-best time of 2:00.79, bettering his prior personal best by close to two seconds … Trailed by .60 seconds with 50 yards to go in race, but furiously rallied to win by .48 seconds … Had entered the League meet as sixth seed in 200 breaststroke … Also finished among top four in two other events at League Championships with new career best times … Finished second in 400 IM in 3:56.59, topping his prior personal best by nearly three seconds … Took fourth in 200 IM at League meet in 1:49.55, topping his PR by over 1.5 seconds … Reset personal best in 100 breaststroke at Magnus Cup (56.58) … Swam in 11 of the 13 traditional individual events during the season.

2015-16 – FRESHMAN SEASON
Finished among the top eight in three different individual events at Horizon League Championships … Placed fifth in league meet in 400 IM in 3:59.91 … Was seventh in the 200 IM at same meet in 1:51.42 … Finished eighth in league meet in 200 breaststroke in 2:02.64, the second-fastest time on the team during the season.