Four Arizona women swimmers qualified for the finals of the 50 free on Sunday night, making up half of the field for Monday night's finals at Olympic trials.
Arizona swimmer Clark Burckle became the third Ford/Zona athlete to qualify for the 2012 Olympic Games Friday night at the Olympic trials in Omaha, Neb.
Experienced freestyle relay swimmer...All-American in the 200 free relay in '09, '10 and `11...On the 2008
2011-12: Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic first team...Received All-American honors with a third-place finish in the 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships...Posted B Cuts in the 50 free, the 100 free and the 100 back at the Texas Invite.
2010-11: Redshirted the season due to a shoulder injury.
2009-10: Earned her first All-American honor in the 200 freestyle relay with an anchor leg split of 22.31 to guide UA to fifth overall in the event...Helped the Wildcats'
2008-09: Qualified for the
2007-08: A member of Arizona's first-ever
Personal: Daughter of Bob Darlington and Sue Delgado...Has two brothers, one played football at the University of Nevada.
Major: Pursuing MA in Secondary Education; BA in History
Career Ambition: High school history teacher
Spends free time: Reading, hiking, camping, watching movies
Why Arizona: The family atmosphere. The team and coaching staff spend so much time together that we become a family. Everyone is behind everyone and would do anything for their teammates.The family atmosphere and the amazing coaching staff make the Arizona swim/dive experience extremely special. The coaches are so energetic and excited about teaching, and the team is always ready to learn and help each other.
50 free: 22.49
100 free: 49.21
100 back: 53.70
2012 Olympic Trials:
100m Free Preliminaries: 111th - 57.76
50m Free Preliminaries: 111th - 26.62