Noah Harasz
Sprint Free

Noah Harasz

Sprint Free

Year Senior
Height 6-1
Hometown St. Petersburg, Fla.
Last School Lakewood
Club Team St. Petersburg Aquatics
Noah Harasz

Biography

2017-18 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2016-17 All-ACC Academic Team
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2015-16 All-ACC Academic Team
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2014-15 CSCAA Scholar All-American
2014-15 All-ACC Academic Team
2014-15 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2014-15 NCAA Championships participant

 

2017-18 (Senior): One of the Yellow Jackets’ top sprinters on the season … Registered an NCAA B qualifying time of 20.18 in the 50 free at the 2018 ACC Championships … Also posted two NCAA B times in the 100 free on the season – 43.81 and 43.86 – at the 2018 ACC Championship meet … Turned in the second-fastest time on the year for Tech in the 100 free (43.81), which also ranks fifth all-time in Tech’s record books … Recorded the third-fastest time on the team in the 200 free (1:38.04) and the fourth-fastest time in the 50 free (20.18) … Also had the seventh-best time on the team in the 100 fly (50.18) … Swam the final leg of Tech’s fastest 200 free relay (1:19.31), 400 free relay (2:54.83) and 200 medley relay (1:25.81) times on the year … Totaled eight top-five finishes on the season … Earned first-place wins in the 50 free at Georgia (20.63), at SCAD (20.96) and at South Carolina (20.72) … Also touched the wall first in the 100 free at SCAD (45.88) and at South Carolina (45.09) … Finished third in both the 200 free (1:41.85) and 100 fly (51.25) in the dual meet versus Emory on Senior Day … Placed fourth in the 100 free at Georgia (45.54) … Also posted a season-best time of 50.18 in the 100 fly at the Georgia Tech Invitational … Recognized as a 2017-18 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.

2016-17 (Junior): Swam for the Jackets in the sprint free events, as well as all five relays … Was the final leg of two Tech school relay records, both coming at the 2017 ACC Championships … Was a member of the 200 medley relay team that set a school record with a time of 1:25.76 at the conference meet …. Also part of the 400 medley relay unit that set a new Tech record with a time of 3:07.86 at the ACC Championships and recorded a third-place finish overall … Part of the GT relay teams that turned in the fastest time of the year for the Jackets in both the 200 free relay (1:19.79) and the 400 free relay (2:55.54) … Recorded the second-fastest time on the team in both the 50 free (19.96) and the 100 free (44.14) … Also had the fourth-fastest time in the 200 free (1:39.79) on the year … Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 free (45.66) against Cincinnati and FAU … Placed second in the 50 free (21.18) and fourth in the 100 free (47.04) in the double-dual meet at BC and Pitt … Also took runner-up honors in the 100 free (45.98) in the dual meet versus Alabama … Named to the 2016-17 all-ACC academic team … Recognized as a 2016-17 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.

2015-16 (Sophomore): Academic all-ACC selection for the second straight year … CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention … Built a strong season off of his freshman foundation … Was a main source for dual meet points for the Yellow Jackets … Posted career-bests in two of three events … A consistent member of the Tech relay teams … His career-best time of 19.93 was good enough to put him in to the 50 free B-final at the ACC Championships where he finished 14th overall … Finished 21st in the 200 free at the ACC Championships with a time of 1:37.84 … Swam on four relays for the Jackets at the ACC Championships, including the 800 free relay, 200 free relay, 400 medley relay and 400 free relay units … Clocked a career-best of 43.73 in the 100 free leading off the 400 free relay at the Georgia Tech Invitational, the fifth-fastest time in the 100 free in Tech history.

2014-15 (Freshman): Academic all-ACC selection … Was one of just 21 ACC swimmers on the season, but one of only two freshmen, to break the 20-second mark in the 50 free, clocking in at 19.99 at the ACC Championships, placing 17th overall … Swam on both the 200 free and the 400 free relay teams for Tech at the NCAA Championships … Helped set a school record in the 400 free relay at the ACC Championships with a time of 2:52.47, which was good for third-place … Part of the 200 free relay team at the NCAA Championships that posted a time of 1:18.16, just three-tenths shy of the Tech school record … Was the Jackets’ leading finisher in the 200 free at the ACC Championship, recording a season-best time of 1:36.68 and an 11th-place finish … Placed 22nd in the 100 free at the ACC meet with a season-best time of 44.20 … Finished the season ranked fourth on Tech’s all-time list in the 200 free, sixth in the 100 free and ninth in the 50 free … Swam the second leg of Tech’s 800 free relay at the ACC Championships that finished sixth, posting the second-fastest time in school history.

Before Tech: Swam for four years at Lakewood High School for coach James Kostka … Was a senior captain … Helped his team to the 2013 district championship … Named Lakewood’s swimming MVP in both 2012 and 2013 … Earned all-American honors in 2014 in both the 100 and 200 free … Holds Lakewood school records in the 50 free (20.98), 100 free (45.33), 200 free (1:38.89) and 200 IM … Was a member of both the National Honor Society and the Mu Alpha Theta (Math honors society).

Personal: Full name is Noah Daniel Harasz … Born on March 13, 1996 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. … Son of Jennifer McMullan and Philip Harasz … Has three older siblings … Involved in Key Club and the Future Business Leaders of America … Majoring in computer science.

 

Harasz’ Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)
EVENTTIMEMEET
50 Free19.932016 ACC Championships
100 Free43.73 (s)2015 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Free1:36.682015 ACC Championships
* relay split (s)