Women's Water Polo

Kori Swieter   9
Kori Swieter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
East Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
East Grand Rapids

Height:
5-6

Position:
Defender


2013: Played in all 27 games for the Saints, starting five... Recorded five goals with eight assists for 13 points... Received "outstanding" status by the ACWPC All-Academic Honors.

2012: Recorded four goals and seven steals in 24 appearances...MAAC Academic Honor Roll...Recieved "superior" status by the ACWPC All-Academic Honors.

BEFORE SIENA: Earned four varsity letters at East Grand Rapids, and was a three-year starter...A two-time All-State and All-Region selection, and a team captain as a senior...Also earned four letters in swimming, where she specialized in distance free events.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Kelly and Kathy Swieter...Has an older sister, Kaci, who attends Grand Valley State, and a younger brother, Kurt...An undecided science major who wants to become a forensic scientist...Chose Siena for the environment, sense of community, and the opportunity to play water polo at the collegiate level.

HOWE ON SWIETER: "Kori has come into her own at the defender position. She will anchor our defense this year."

GETTING TO KNOW KORI SWIETER

Major: Environmental Studies

What I like most about Siena College: My teammates

Another Siena sport I follow: Swimming

Best moment of the previous season: Training trip

My goal for the upcoming season: Win the MAAC

My biggest fear: Drowning

If I could travel anywhere, I would go: New Zeeland

My biggest fan: My Family

Sport/Position I always wanted to try: Underwater Rugby!

My Favorite...

Reality TV show? Survivor

Vacation spot? North Manitou Island

Color? Orange

Sports Teams? Detroit Red Wings

Website? Pinterest

Type of ice cream? Traverse City Cherry Chocolate Chunk

Animal? Orangutan

Food? Pineapple

Movie? Anything Disney

Pro Athlete? Henrik Zetterberg

Number? 87

SWIETER'S CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR GP/GS G A PTS SH SH% STL EJD TO
2012 24/0 4 0 4 15 .267 7 2 18
2013 27/5 5 8 13 21 .238 20 1 27
Total 51/5 9 8 17 36 .250 27 3 45


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