Bhavya Kumaran
Bhavya Kumaran
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Naperville, Ill.
High School: Neuqua Valley
Position: Back/Free
Major: Computer Science

Career Bests:

50 Free - 24.81
100 Free - 55.14
100 Back - 58.67
200 Back - 2:07.49

2018-19: Posted season-best times in the 50 Free (24.98), the 100 Free (55.32), the 100 Back (59.04) and the 200 Back (2:09.29) at the College of Wooster Invitational.

2017-18: Was a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team that set a school record in the event with a time of 1:36.32 at the 2018 UAA Swimming and Diving Championships...set season-best times in the 50 Free (24.81),100 Back (58.67) and the 200 Back (2:07.49) at the UAA Championships...also added a season-best time of 55.14 in the 100 Free at the College of Wooster Invitational.

2016-17: Recorded the fastest-times by a CWRU swimmer this year in the 50 Back (27.88), 100 Back (59.78) and 200 Back (2:10.72) at the College of Wooster Invitational...also posted the third-fastest time by a Spartan swimmer in the 50 Free (24.85) at the 2017 UAA Swimming and Diving Championships.

2015-16: Earned her first varsity letter as a Spartan during her freshman year...swam season-best times of 25.00 in the 50 Free, 58.95 in the 100 Back and 2:08.24 in the 200 Back at the 2016 UAA Swimming and Diving Championships. 

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Neuqua Valley High School team, where she was coached by Jason Niforatos...also swam for the Fox Valley Swim Team...was an Academic All-American for four years, and attended the State Championships on three occassions...born September 11...daughter of Kalyan and Sowmya.