Kierra Smith is a professional swimmer and winner of the 200-yard breaststroke NCAA championship in 2015. Born in 1994 in Vancouver, Canada, Smith was a student and athlete for the University of Minnesota where she was crowned the 2015 NCAA Champion after recording the third-fastest 200-yard breaststroke time in the history of the NCAA.

Swimming Career of Kierra Smith

1. University of Minnesota

As a freshman in 2012, Swimmer Kierra Smith made it into their Big 10 Conference Team and proceeded to win the Big 10 silver medal for the 200-yard breaststroke. She also finished 10th in the 200-yard IM and 3rd in the 100-yard breast. Her times helped her qualify for the NCAA Championship in her first year as a golden gopher.

In her sophomore year at Minnesota, Kierra Smith made lots of progress on a national level. Smith finished in 19th place in the 100-yard breaststroke to kick off her individual events. Smith competed in her best event on night three at the 200-yard breaststroke where she advanced to the final. She ended up finishing 6th and picked up her inaugural NCAA All-American title.

Smith advanced again to the NCAA Championships in 2015 after winning the Big 10 championship in both the 100-yard and 200-yard breaststroke. Smith finished 26th in the 200 medley relay on night one and 24th in the 200-yard IM. On day two she finished in 7th place in the 100-yard breaststroke earning her all-American status. In the 200-yard breaststroke, Smith won the NCAA Championship becoming coach Kelly Kremer’s third breaststroke champion in 5 years. She recorded a time of 2:04:56 which is the third fastest performance in the 200-yard breaststroke in NCAA history. After her triumphs, Smith was named the 2015 Big 10 Swimmer of the Year as well as a finalist for the Golden Goldy’s Female Athlete of 2015.

2015 World Championships

Smith won the 200-meter breaststroke at the 2015 Canadian trials but was disqualified for a controversial call that stated that her elbow had left the water. She returned the following day determined to perform well in the 100-meter breaststroke. She finished 2nd which earned her a spot on the FINA World Championship Team and the Pan Am Games.

At the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Smith finished 21st in the 100-meter breaststroke and 7th in the 200-meter breaststroke.

2016 Rio Olympics

Kierra Smith finished 17th in the 100-meter breaststroke and 7th in the 200-meter breaststroke.

2017 World Championships

Kierra Smith finished 6th in the 100-meter breaststroke and 5th in the 200-meter breaststroke. Smith also swam in the 4*100 medley relay breaststroke leg which placed 4th setting a new Canadian record.

NFL Sports Lineup Commentaries

Many fans of the National Football League depend on the NFL Sports Lineup commentaries to remain abreast of all the modifications that occur in this rough sport throughout the year. Some fans desire to read commentaries written by a sports writer who has a regular position in the press box on game day. They feel that every remark that they make must be true due to the fact that they are at the game. There are some fans that do not follow NFL football action on a regular basis and may not be conscious that the NFL commentaries might appear pretty biased. Possibly it is since the commentator is a football fan of a specific NFL group and they can not assist however  passionate they are when that team loses and they utilize the commentaries to vent their sensations about the other team. Of course, the commentaries are supposed to be neutral and informative but in some ways  fans accept it as words to live by because with a lot of groups on the NFL it would be difficult for a fan to keep up with reality from fiction that occurs on the playing field. Some injuries that are minor could be announced to be  sufficient to keep the gamer out for the remainder of the season. That form of commenting about a player in an NFL game is likely to keep a football fan from visiting a game for the remainder of the season if that gamer is the main factor that the fan participates in the NFL video games throughout the year.


Pre Season Commentaries

The pre-season commentaries can likewise have a direct result on whether a fan wishes to buy a season ticket. The NFL sports lineup might change significantly before the NFL season starts. If an NFL football group modifications coaches several times before the season begins, fans may be turned off totally if they feel that the regional team is not going to deserve its salt during the regular season. Some coaches leadership and winning games will save the day and make the commentaries go undetected completely. If the NFL sports lineup remarks were provided correctly, the NFL football fan could gain a great deal of info that would make the experience fun and interesting. The commentaries might offer expectations that the commentator has for the coming season without putting one team on a pedestal where they remain all year. The action is quick on a NFL program and fans desire real and honest information that is delivered honestly

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