The rising senior reflects on his experience in South Africa and looks for strong 2014-15 season
The win for Coetzer is his second in a span of three days after finishing first in the 100 back on Friday
With the title, Coetzer qualifies for the 2014 South African World Championships Team
Pack passed out team awards from the 2013-14 season this past weekend
Pack finished as the top school in the ACC for the second consecutive season
2014 ALL-AMERICAN (200 Backstroke)
2013-14 (Junior): Finished as honorable mention All-American in the 200 backstroke at the NCAA Championships ... Also, competed in the 200 individual medley at NCAA's ... Finished All-ACC in the 200 back and the 200 IM ... Silver medalist in the 200 back at ACC's with a finals time of 1:41.21... His time of 1:40.53 in the preliminaries of the 200 back set the conference and program records in the event ... Concluded the campaign with the program record in the 200 IM with a time of 1:44.26 ... Also, finished with the second fastest all-time mark in the 100 back with a 46.94 clocking.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Broke the school record in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:43.21 ... Recorded the second-best time in program history in the 200 IM (1:47.24) ... Notched the sixth-fastest time in school history in the 100 backstroke (48.71) ... Finished eighth at the ACC Championships in the 200 backstroke (1:43.98) ... Collected a seventh place finish in the 200 backstroke at the championships, stopping the clock at 1:47.60 ... Posted the fastest time on the team in the 200 IM (1:47.24)
2011-12 (Freshman): Competed mainly in the backstroke and individual medley events ... Swam three all-time top-10 times ... Posted the third-best time in school history in the 200 individual medley with a 1:48.10 ... Also swam the fourth-fastest time in the 200 backstroke, and the sixth-best mark in the 100 backstroke ... Placed 11th in the 200 backstroke at the ACC Championships ... Hit NCAA "B" standards in both the 200 individual medley and the 200 backstroke.