Kyle Veatch
Kyle Veatch
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cornelius, N.C.
High School: Hopewell High School
Position: Butterfly/Sprint Freestyle
Years at Yale: Mecklenburg Aquatic

2010-2011: 200-yard freestyle: 3rd at Terrier Invitational (1:43.25)...100-yard freestyle: 13th at Ivy League Championships (45.83)...4th at HYP (45.53)...2nd vs. Columbia (46.78)...5th at Terrier Invitational (46.86)...1st vs. UMass (47.36)...2nd vs. Cornell (47.08)...2nd vs. Penn/Dartmouth (46.76)...2nd vs. Navy (52.39)...2nd vs. UConn (46.16)...1st vs. Brown (46.38)...50-yard freestyle: 8th at Ivy League Championships (20.76)...6th at HYP (20.82)...2nd vs. Columbia (21.07)...5th at Terrier Invitational (21.38)...3rd vs. UMass (21.58)...1st vs. Cornell (21.30)...1st vs. Penn/Dartmouth (21.32)...1st vs. UConn (20.81)...1st vs. Brown (20.90)...100-yard butterfly: 4th at Ivy League Championships (48.44)...2nd at Terrier Invitational (50.04)...1st vs. Cornell (50.11)...1st vs. Penn/Dartmouth (49.91).

2010-2011 Captain

2009-2010: 200-yard freestyle: Fourth against Cornell (1:44.86)…Fifth against Penn/Dartmouth (1:44.38)…Fourth against Navy (1:44.04)…100-yard freestyle: Fourth against Penn/Dartmouth (47.25)…Fourth against Navy (47.76)…Top Twenty finisher at the Ivy League Championships (45.91)…50-yard freestyle: Fourth against Cornell (21.91)…15th in the Ivy League (20.91).

2008-2009: 100-yard freestyle: First overall (47.63 seconds) vs. Southern Connecticut…12th overall at HYP…50-yard freestyle: Fifth overall (21.00 seconds) at University of Virginia Invitational…100-yard butterfly: First overall (52.24 seconds) at Southern Connecticut.

2007-2008: 200-yard freestyle: Second overall (1:44.66) against UConn…Member of relay team that placed sixth at Nike Cup (1:23.76)…Team’s second best time of the season (1:41.46)…50-yard freestyle: Posted team’s fifth best time of the season (21.33 seconds)…

Before Yale: All-American…Three-time Scholastic All-American…State Championship Runner-Up…Conference Swimmer of the Year…North Carolina 4A All-Region/Area/Conference in 50-free and 100-fly…Junior National Qualifier…Valedictorian.

Personal: Has twin brother at US Naval Academy…Majoring in Economics…Member of Morse College.

Hero: Pat Tillman, Matthew  “Bag” Sweitzer

Favorite Athlete: Steve Smith (Carolina Panthers), Michael Jordan

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