Basak Oguz
Basak  Oguz


Ankara, Turkey



Sophomore: Swam to a season-best in the 100 back against Oakland with a time of 1:03.06.

Freshman: Set season-best times in the 100 back (1:02.49) and 200 back (2:12.45) at the Big Ten Championships... finished fourth in the 200 back against Ball State (2:16.81).

Prep: Broke Turkish age group and junior national records in the 50, 100 and 200 back four years in a row... swam for the junior and senior national teams before coming to the United States... won the 50 back at Balkan Junior Championships in 2001 and '02... swam at the European Junior Championships in 2001 and '02, advancing to the semifinals of the 100 back in '02... swam for the senior national team at the 2001 Mediterranean Games, the youngest swimmer of the games that year.

Personal: Born Jan. 13, 1986... daughter of Cetin and Nurfer Oguz... a mechanical engineering major.

Oguz's Career Bests: 100 Back: 1:02.49 - 200 Back: 2:09.80