THIS SEASON: Blair Carnes, a 2015 sophomore, is a solid medley swimmer and breaststroker who appears ready to improve on her 2014 freshman season and make a bigger impact in dual meets and at the Pac-12 level.
2014: Carnes competed in three events as a freshman at the 2014 Pac-12 Championships, finishing 24th in the 200y breast (2:21.60), 31st in the 200y IM (2:05.81) and 32nd in the 100y breast (1:05.60).
HIGH SCHOOL: Carnes, who prepped at The Steward School in Richmond, Va., is a U.S. Junior National team member, who came to USC as the top-ranked breaststroker in Virginia. She swam the 200y breast at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials and was also a two-time breaststroke finalist at the U.S. 2011 Junior Nationals.
CLUB : Nova of Virginia Aquatics.
PERSONAL: She was born on Dec. 9, 1994 ... She is majoring in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies.
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