Goksu Bicer
Goksu Bicer
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
High School: The Koc School
Position: Butterfly/Freestyle

2011-2012 (Senior): 100-yard butterfly: Finished 10th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 48.74… Won the event three times during the regular season: against Columbia (49.76), Cornell (48.98) and Dartmouth/Penn (49.36)… Finished second against Brown with a time of 49.75… 100-yard freestyle: Finished ninth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 44.58…  Won the event against Dartmouth/Penn with a time of 45.47… Won the event against Brown with a time of 45.93… 50-yard freestyle: Finished ninth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 20.21… Won the event against Dartmouth/Penn with a time of 20.92.

2010-2011 (Junior): 200-yard freestyle: 2nd vs. Columbia (1:42.19)... 4th vs. UMass (1:45.12)... 8th at HYP (1:41.05)... 100-yard freestyle: 6th at HYP (45.78)... 50-yard freestyle: 14th at Ivy League Championships (20.96)... 200-yard butterfly: 2nd vs. Columbia (49.55)... 4th vs. UMass (1:45.24)...8th at HYP (1:41.05)... 100-yard butterfly: First-Team All-Ivy, First at Ivy League Championships (48.18)... NCAA 'B' Cut at Ivy League Championships... 2nd at HYP (49.13)... 1st vs. UMass (51.08)... 1st vs. UConn (49.58).

2009-2010 (Sophomore): 100-yard freestyle: First against Cornell (46.41)… Second overall against Penn/Dartmouth (46.05)… Second against Navy (46.51)… Second against UConn (45.56)… Seventh overall at Ivy League Championships… 50-yard freestyle: First against UMass… Third overall against Penn/Dartmouth (21.29)… First against Navy (21.59)… Second against UConn (21.30)… Sixth overall at Ivy League Championships (20.60)… 100-yard butterfly: First against UMass (49.61)… First against Cornell (49.43)… First overall against Penn/Dartmouth (49.35)… First against Navy (50.08)… First against UConn (49.71)… Third overall at Ivy League Championships (48.70).

2008-2009 (Freshman): Relays: Member of record-breaking 400-yard freestyle relay team that finished second at the Ivy League Championships (2:55.28)… Member of 400-yard medley relay team that took third at Virginia Invitational… 200-yard freestyle: First overall against Penn, Dartmouth (1:42.49)… 100-yard freestyle: Sixth overall at University of Virginia Invitational… 100-yard butterfly: Sixth overall at HYP.

Before Yale: Turkish national record holder in 50-, 100-meter butterfly… European junior bronze medalist in 50-meter butterfly.

Personal: Undeclared major… Member of Pierson College.

Hobbies: Windsurfing, Playing Guitar