Tovah Gasparovich
    Tovah Gasparovich


    Canton, Ill.

    High School:


    Sprint Free


    Updated Dec. 8, 2009

    2008-09 / Junior
    All-MVC First-Team selection...Placed first in the 200 free against Evansville (1:57.88)...Recorded three personal best times at the MVC Championships, swimming 24.10 in the 50 free for sixth place, 1:54.84 in the 200 free preliminary for eighth place, and 52.53 in the 100 free for sixth place...Part of the 200 medley relay team that took first at Evansville...Also part of the 200 and 400 free relay teams that posted times (1:33.45 and 3:24.04) that set records for SIU, Dr. Edward J. Shea Natatorium, MVC meet and MVC overall.

    2007-08 / Sophomore
    All-MVC First Team...Posted personal records in the 50 free (24.45) and 100 free (53.26) at the MVC Championships...Earned 11 top-five finishes for the season.

    2006-07 / Freshman
    All-MVC First Team for 200 free relay and 400 free relay...All-MVC Honorable Mention selection for 50 free, 100 free and 200 free...Finished second in the 50 free against Evansville/Northern Iowa.

    High School / Canton
    Competed with the Can-Y-Cudas YMCA swim club...Advanced to the nationals in 2004, 2005 and 2006 in the 50 free, 100 free and the 200 free relay...Named team MVP in 2003 and 2006...Lettered in track from 2003-05.

    A kinesiology major...Has two brothers, Clay and Case...Brother Case swam for SIU...Brother Clay swam at University of Kentucky and made it to the Olympic trials...Daughter of Mike and the late Marta Gasparovich...Born Feb. 25, 1988 in Canton, Ill.