Veronika Jedryka
Veronika Jedryka
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Arlington Heights, Ill.
High School: Buffalo Grove
Position: Free-SPR, Back
Major: Biological Engineering

2013-14: All-American (200 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (200 Back, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Relay of the Week (200 Free Relay, 12/9) … NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week (12/9) … ECAC Swimmer of the Week (12/9) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (200 Back, 800 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay) … at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/6-7), she tied for first in the 50 free (23.74), won the 200 free (1:52.42), 100 back (56.35) and 200 back (2:00.15), breaking the MIT record in the last event … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), she was part of the winning 200 medley relay in 1:35.95, was third in the 50 free with a 24.12 and second in the 100 back in 57.37, and led of the 400 medley relay that came in second in 3:51.82 … she was part of the 400 free relay that came in second with a 3:28.67, placed second in the 100 free in 52.89 and swam the 200 back time trial, touching in 2:03.36 … at the NCAA Championships (3/19-22), she was part of the 200 free relay that was sixth in 1:33.67 and that 400 medley relay that came in seventh in 3:49.59 … she placed 18th in the 100 back with a 56.79, was 16th in the 200 back with a time of 2:04.45 and was the second leg of the 800 free relay that was ninth in 7:31.92 … in a 100 back swim off, she swam a 56.29.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Buffalo Grove High School … MVP … holds five school and four pool records … four-time participant in the IHSA state championships … four-time varsity letterwinner … National Honor Society … National Spanish Honor Society … captain … class of 2013 board member … advertising committee head … decorating committee head … all-semester Honor Roll … Highest Honors … AP Scholar … Honorable Mention for the Daily Herald Northwest Suburbs Academic Team … Scholastic All-America … Illinois State Scholar Award.