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Sarah Furgatch
Position: Breast/IM
Year: Senior
City/State: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona Del Mar

At Princeton — 2012-13: one of 14 members of Princeton graduating senior class to earn prestigious Fulbright Grant … completed career with third-place finish and Princeton-best time in the 200 breast of 2:14.84; performance helped Princeton win the Ivy League title … helped Princeton to second-place finish in the 400 medley relay and a third-place finish in the 200 medley relay … won 100 breast ‘B’ final in 1:03.11; during swim-off, set Princeton’s fifth-fastest 100 breast time of 1:02.90 … recipient of the Friends of Princeton Swimming & Diving Award for overall improvement. 2011-12: earned Mid-Major All-America Honorable Mention … took fifth in the 200 breast at H-Y-P. 2010-11: reached consolation finals in both the 200 and 400 IM, as well as the 200 breast, at the Ivy League Championships … placed 12th in both the 400 IM and 200 breast in helping Princeton to second straight Ivy League title … qualified for the 2010 Speedo Junior National Championships. 2009-10: reached three individual finals at the 2010 Ivy League championship meet, the most for any Princeton freshman … placed sixth in the 200 breast final and eighth in both the 200 IM and 100 breast … was one of five Princeton freshmen on the conference team and helped Princeton to its ninth Ivy League title in 11 seasons … earned three top-three individual finishes during the annual HYP meet (100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM) … helped 200 medley relay to second-place finish.

Before Princeton — qualified for NCSA junior nationals in eight events (100/200/5000/1000 free, 100/200 breast, 200/400 IM) ... USA Swimming Short Course Senior National qualifier in the 200 breast (2:16.33), 100 breast (1:04.12) and 400 IM (4:25.81) ... three-time Scholastic All-America ... Top-15 Athlete for Corona del Mar ... undefeated in dual meet races for 08-09 season ... two-time All-America in 100 breast ... team MVP and senior co-captain ... league champion in 200 IM ... class valedictorian ... Top 15 Scholar ... National Merit Scholarship finalist .

Personal — born Nov. 17, 1991 ... daughter of Jacob and Eden Furgatch ... father is the C.O.O. of AppleCare Medical Management; mother is a former registered nurse and currently a stay-at-home mom ... has a younger brother Nick ...  enjoys reading, writing, drawing and music ... plays both the guitar and the piano.

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