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Erik Ivinger
Erik Ivinger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Norrkoping, Sweden

High School:
De Geer Gymnasiet

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Event:
Freestyle

Birthdate:
01/17/1986



2005-06: Named to Coach's Honor Roll in spring of 2006 ... joined team at season's midway point, making debut at Arizona State ... competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 100 (46.20), 200 (1:42.99) and 500 free (4:39.74), posting season bests in all three races.

International Experience: Competed for club team Norrkopings Kappsimnings Klubb for coach Hakan Hertsman ... placed sixth in the 200 free at Swedish Senior Nationals, a two-place improvement from 2005 ... finished thrid in the 400 free at the 2004 Nordic Junior Championships ... at the 2004 European Junior Championships, was sixth with the 400 free relay and eighth on the 800 free relay ... also competed at the 2003 European Juniors and in 2002 was part of the Swedish Youth National team that competed in Greece.

Personal: Given name is Erik Ivinger ... born Jan. 17, 1986 ... parents are Peter and Ann-Catrine Ivinger ... has an older sister, Emma ... majoring in management.