Camilla Overup
Camilla Overup
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Koege, Denmark

High School:
Koege Gymnasium

Height:
5-4

Event:
Backstroke

Experience:
3L

2007-08 (Junior): Finished in season-best times of 1:03.33 in the 100 and 2:15.09 in the 200-yard backstroke against WVU ... Swam a 2:15.52 in the 200-yard backstoke at the Miami Invitaional in her only taper meet ... Also swam a 1:03.68 in the 100-yard butterfly at Maimi.

2006-07 (Sophomore): Ranked third on the team in the 100-yard butterfly with a season-best time of 1:00.75...Took second place in the 200-yard backstroke against Xavier with a time of 2:10.67 ... Finished second on the 300-yard butterfly relay team at West Virginia ... Claimed second-place in the 200-yard backstroke against Youngstown state.

2005-06 (Freshman): Was another one of Kraus' new additions that made an immediate impact in her first season at Marshall...Posted a season-best time of 2:10.66 in the 200-yard backstroke at Ohio State, finishing second...Finished fourth in the 100-yard backstroke at Ohio with a time of 1:01.58...Continued to show signs of improvement in the Herd's season finale against Akron to win the 200-yard backstroke, where she posted a season-best time of 2:08.96...Recorded a season-best time in the 100-yard backstroke at the Conference USA Championships, finishing 12th with a time of 59.26...Notched a season-best time of 2:08.43 in the 200-yard backstroke in the prelims at the Conference USA Championships...Followed with a time of 2:09.34 in the 200-yard finals, finishing 13th.

Club: Member of the Koege Svoemmeklub (Koege Swim Club)...Member of Denmark National Swim Teams (1997-2001)...Was the Danish Junior Champion in the 100-yard backstroke...Was a bronze medalist in the 200-yard backstroke in 2001...Was named Koege Swimmer of the Year in 2002.

Personal: Full name is Camilla Stine Overup...Born on May 6, 1985, in Koege, Denmark...Daughter of Curt and Kirsten Overup...Majoring in psychology with a minor in biology.