Honors: CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2017) ... All-ACC Academic (2017) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)
2016-17: Broke the 500 freestyle program record in his ACC Championships debut ... Preliminaries mark of 4:23.65 advanced him to the event finals, where he would finish 24th ... That time was also good for the Blue Devils' best of the season in that event ... Tapped the wall at 15:08.78 in the 1,650 freestyle at ACCs to break the school record before teammate Matt Johnson lowered the mark ... The performance placed him eighth overall in the conference ... 1,000-yard split of 9:11.49 was good for the third-fastest in program history ... Advanced to the 200 butterfly ‘A' final at the NC State GAC Invite (11/19) ... Over the summer, competed in the 800 and 1,500-meter freestyle at the 2017 Phillips 66 National Championships.
Prior to Duke: 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifier in the 1,500-meter freestyle and 400 IM … Selected to 2014 USA Swimming National Select Camp and National Open Water Select Camp … CIFSS Division III champion in the 200 and 500 freestyle as a junior … As a sophomore, ranked among all-time top-100 age group list for 1,500-meter freestyle … Also ranked third in the country in that event among 15-year old males … Southern California CIF qualifier as a freshman … Named to All-Marmonte League boys list his first year ... Competed for Conejo Simi Swim Club under the guidance of Duke graduate Lauren Hancock ... USA Swimming Scholastic All-America.
Personal: Born Roger Charles Kriegl III Jan. 13, 1998 in Lincoln, Neb. ... Son of Roger Kriegl, Jr. and Deb Sougey ... Mother swam at Nebraska (1977-78) ... Uncle, Tony Huss, played lacrosse and hockey at Villanova (1983-86) ... Uncle, Jon Huss, played lacrosse at Wheaton (1993-96).
Kriegl Career Bests:
500 Free: 4:23.65 ... Duke record
1,000 Free: 9:11.49 ... 3rd all-time at Duke
1,650 Free: 15:08.78 ... 2nd all-time at Duke
200 Fly: 1:49.69 ... 8th all-time at Duke
400 IM: 3:54.29 ... 4th all-time at Duke
At the ACC Championships:
2017: 8th, 1,650 Free ... 15:08.78
24th, 500 Free ... 4:26.62