Michaela Bargardi

Michaela Bargardi

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  • Hometown:
    Dearborn Heights, Mich.
  • High School:
    Farmington Hills Mercy

Competed at Horizon League Championships as an exhibition swimmer … Posted times of 59.66 seconds (100 back), 2:06.99 (200 back) and 58.93 (100 fly), with all three representing season bests … Swam in five individual events on season, adding 200 free and 200 IM to the former three … Had the fourth fastest time on team in 200 backstroke.

Competed in the 500 freestyle and both backstroke events at the Horizon League Championships … Reset career best times in both 500 freestyle (5:09.40) and 100 backstroke (58.69) at Magnus Cup … Won the 200 backstroke in dual vs. Youngstown State … Was among the top five fastest on the team in 500 free and 200 back during the season … Swam four freestyle events and both backstroke during the season.

Finished seventh at Horizon League Championships in 200 backstroke in 2:03.50 … Anchored 800 free relay team that finished sixth at league championships in 7:37.20 … Also anchored 400 free relay that finished in 3:29.48 … Also swam in 100 backstroke and 500 freestyle at league meet … Had top time on team in 200 backstroke on the season and was third-fastest on team in 100 freestyle (53.28 seconds).

Four year letter winner at Mercy HS... four year state qualifier and finished in the top 16 at the Division I State Championships each of her final three seasons... helped team win the state title twice and runner-up twice in her four years... All-Oakland County... All-Catholic... honor roll and member of the National Honor Society.

Born August 12, 1997 in Dearborn Heights, Mich... daughter of Paul and Laura Bargardi... has one sister, Maria... Speech and Hearing major.