Kaeli Kluesner
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    Kaeli Kluesner

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Denver, CO

    High School:
    Arapahoe

    Height:
    5-6

    Event:
    IM/Back

    2009-10 Highlights: Recorded the team's fastest time of the season in the 200 backtroke with a mark of 2:03.65, which is the second-fastest time in school history ...posted second-fastest time in the 100 back with a mark of 58.47, which is the eighth-fastest time in school history ...swam the team's fastest 400 IM with a mark of 4:27.83, which is the second-fastest time in school history ... swam the second-fastest 200 IM with a time of 2:10.29 ... also competed in the 100 breaststroke ... named to the academic All-MWC team ... also earned MWC Scholar-Athlete honors.

    2008-09 Highlights: Recorded the team's fastest time of the season in the 200 backstroke with a mark of 2:07.72 ... posted the second-fastest time in the 400 IM and the third-fastest mark in the 200 IM ... time of 4:34.62 in the 400 IM ranks as the ninth-fastest in school history ... also competed in the 100 back, 100 breast and 200 fly ... named to the academic All-MWC team ... also earned MWC Scholar-Athlete honors.

    2007-08 Highlights: One of the Falcons' top performers in the backstroke and IM events ... also a top distance freestyler for Air Force ... turned in the Falcons' season-best time in the 1000 free, 200 back and 400 IM ... moved onto the Academy's top 10 list in both the 200 back (fifth) and 400 IM (ninth) ... named Air Force Female Athlete of the Week on Jan. 28 ... competed at the All-American Long Course Championships in Austin, Texas in March ... named to MWC All-Academic team.

    High School: Lettered four years in swimming for coach Mike Richmond ... most valuable swimmer ... recipient of the High Point Award ... graduated with high honors ... swam for the MACS club team, coached by Andy Niemann.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 20 ... daughter of Spencer and Becky Kluesner ... has one sibling, Colby ... major is Legal Studies ... favorite food is taco salad ... favorite movies are Without Limits, Blue Crush and Step Up ... favorite athlete is Steve Prefontaine.

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