NAME: Sydney Lofquist
SCHOOL: Ursuline Academy
GRADUATING YEAR: 2015
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Winning NCSA Jr. Nationals
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'9"-145 lbs.
PARENTS: Tom & Gina
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My mom."
FUTURE GOAL: Freshman NCAA qualifier
A swimming All-American, Ursuline senior Sydney Lofquist
helped the Lions to its 2nd straight Ohio state championship last season.
Sydney was the individual Ohio state champion in the 200 IM (2:00.13) and the 500 freestyle (4:46.63), and was a member of the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay teams that won state titles. The 400 freestyle relay win was in a state-record time of 3:21.89. She earned 1st team all-conference and 1st team all-city honors.
Sydney her sophomore year also won an Ohio Div. II Ohio state title in the 200 IM swimming for Dayton Oakwood High School.
Academically, Sydney is a National Honor Society student and is active in community service. She has committed to swim next season at the University of Southern California.
Her favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is Elizabeth Beisel, favorite entertainer is Hozier, favorite book is The Glass Castle, and favorite movie is Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Sydney has incredible talent and work ethic. She loves to compete and is determined to do whatever it takes to be her best and win."
— Brad Isham, Swimming Coach
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