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Heather McCorkel

Class: Sophomore
Position: Free
Height: 6-2

Previous School: Mount Airy Christian Academy

Hometown: Ellicott City, Md.

2013-14 (Fr.)
• Competed in mid-distance and distance free as a freshman
• Holds Liberty's program records in 200 free (1:49.07) and 500 free (4:48.87) after strong freshman year
• Claimed victory in four individual events and one relay during regular season
• Posted podium finishes in both the 200 free (3rd) and 500 free (2nd) at conference finals
• Completed first leg in 1:50.35 during Liberty's runner-up finish in 800 free relay at CCSA Championships, as Lady Flames set program record in 7:17.75
• Earned first career podium finish, placing second overall in the 500 free at CCSA Championships, clocking lifetime-best and program-record 4:48.87 in A Final
• Set program record in 200 free at conference meet, swimming personal-best 1:49.07 in finals to place third overall
• Swam lifetime-best 17:28.12 in CCSA 1,650 free, claiming 15th position

Prep
• Graduated from Mount Airy Christian Academy, where she was a varsity letterwinner
• 12-time sectional qualifier, making the section finals six times
• Qualified for super sectionals on five occasions
• Twice was a member of the Girls Team Eastern Zone sectional champions
• Holds one club team record for the Eagle Swim Team
• Member of a Junior National qualifying 800 free relay
• 14-time Maryland State finalist
• Personal best times entering Liberty: 53.64 (100 free – SCY), 1:54.99 (200 free – SCY), 5:01.48 (500 free – SCY), 10:28.20 (1000 free – SCY), 17:37.13 (1650 free – SCY)

Personal
• Daughter of Don and Lynn McCorkel
• Birthday is May 21
• Majoring in biomedical sciences

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
200 Free - 1:49.07
500 Free - 4:48.87
1000 Free - 10:25.29
1650 Free - 17:28.12

CCSA Individual Medalist Honors (2)
2014 500 Free (2nd)
2014 200 Free (3rd)