As A Sophomore (2011-12): Won the 400 IM at the C-USA Invitational for the second straight season, setting the varsity record in the event and earning a NCAA `B' qualifying time ... Finished fifth at the C-USA Invitational in the 200 backstroke and seventh in the 200 IM ... Earned all-conference honors ... Scored 46 points during the C-USA Invitational ... Placed sixth in the 200 backstroke at the Nike Cup ... Competed in eight dual meets ... Recorded first-place finishes in the 200 backstroke versus NC State and Old Dominion as well as in the tri-meet with Campbell and William and Mary ... Posted individual victories in the 400 IM against Catawba and North Carolina ... Registered 16 top-3 finishes during dual meet competition (6 first-place, 6 runner-up, 4 third-place).
As A Freshman (2010-11): Joined the team in January ... Competed in four dual meets during the spring semester ... Tallied 54 points at the C-USA Invitational ... Captured the gold medal in the 400 IM at the C-USA Invitational, while winning a silver in the 200 backstroke and 200 IM ... Received all-conference honors in three events ... Set the ECU freshman record in the 200 back and the 200 and 400 IM ... Voted the team's Male Rookie-of-the-Year ... An NCAA `B' qualifier in the 400 IM.
High School/Club: Attended Arapad Csanadi High School ... European National Championship Qualifier ... Hungarian National Junior Champion ... Hungarian National Championship Finalist ... Hungarian National Championship Medalist ... Coached by Gabor Mago.
Personal: Pursuing a degree in public health with a minor in environmental science ... Born on April 18, 1990 ... Son of Gyula and Valeria Kiraly .... Has two older brothers, Zoltan and Peter.
|Kiraly's Top Times|
|Event||Time||Year||Meet||In The ECU Record Books|
|400 IM||3:50.66||2013||C-USA Invitational||First|
|200 Backstroke||1:46.79||2013||C-USA Invitational||First|
|200 IM||1:49.40||2013||C-USA Invitational||Second|
|100 Backstroke||49.76||2013||C-USA Invitational||Third|