Curtis Dauw
Curtis Dauw

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Charles, Ill.

High School:
St. Charles East

Event:
Individual Medley/Butterfly/Sprints


At Michigan... 2009 Honorable Mention All-American (200-yard freestyle relay) ... 2009 Big Ten champion (200-yard freestyle relay) ... 2009 All-Big Ten first team ... Two-time 2008 NCAA All-American honorable mention (200-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard butterfly) ... 2008 Big Ten Champion (200-yard freestyle relay), first team All-Big Ten ... 2007 NCAA All-American (200-yard butterfly) ... Three-time 2007 NCAA All-American honorable mention (100-yard butterfly, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement.

Senior (2008-09)... Honorable Mention All-American (200-yard freestyle relay) ... Big Ten champion (200-yard freestyle relay) ... All-Big Ten first team ... Championship Meets ... Finished 26th in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.73) at the NCAA Championships (March 28) ... Took 26th in the 100-yard butterfly (47.01) at the NCAA Championships (March 27) ... Member of U-M's 11th-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:18.20) and finished 41st in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.00) at the NCAA Championships (March 26) ... Finished in a tie for third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.42) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 28) ... Finished tied for fifth (47.24, 47.04 prelims) in the 100-yard butterfly at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27) ... Was a member of the Big Ten championship 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.70) and finished fifth in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.24) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26) ... Regular Season ... Part of the pool-record setting 200-yard freestyle relay (1:23.38) and took second in the 200-yard individual medley (1:52.51) at Michigan State (Feb. 8) ... Finished second with an NCAA consideration time of 1:46.25 in the 200-yard butterfly at Ohio State (Jan. 30) ... Took third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.96) at Indiana (Jan. 10) ... Finished second in the 50-meter butterfly, 26.10, and the 100-meter butterfly, 57.42, at the Orange Bowl Classic (Jan. 3) ... Finished 14th in the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.61) at USA Swimming Short Course Nationals (Dec. 6) ... Member of the 11th-place 200-yard medley relay (1:30.36) at USA Swimming Short Course Nationals (Dec. 5) ... Member of sixth-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:20.21) and the eighth-place 400-yard medley relay (3:15.34) at USA Swimming Short Course Nationals (Dec. 4) ... Member of the fifth-place 400-yard freestyle relay (3:04.57) against Texas and Indiana (Nov. 1) ... Member of the second-place 200-yard medley relay (1:30.24) and the fifth-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:24.50) against Texas and Indiana (Oct. 31) ... Member of the third-place 400-yard medley relay (3:19.79) and finished fourth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.76) against Florida (Oct. 17).

Junior (2007-08)... Two-time NCAA All-American honorable mention (200-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard butterfly) ... Big Ten Champion (200-yard freestyle relay), first team All-Big Ten ... Championship Meets ... Earned All-Ameican honorable mention as a member of the 13th place 200-yard freestyle realy team (1:19.35, 1:18.96 prelims) and placed 12th in the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.07), also finished 19th in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.33) and the 22nd in the 100-yard butterfly (47.29) at the NCAA Championships (March 27-29) ... Was a member of the first place --pool record-- setting 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:18.33), also finished third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.53), fourth in the 100-yard butterfly (47.38, 47.01 prelims) and fifth in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.68, 1:46.53 prelims) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 28-March 1) ... Regular Season... Finished third (1:49.49) in the 200-yard butterfly and sixth (49.74) in the 100-yard butterfly against Northwestern, Ohio State and Penn State (Feb. 1-2) ... Placed second (1:49.72) in the 200-yard butterfly and fourth (21.37) in the 50-yard freestyle against Michigan State (Jan. 18) ... Finished third (50.10) in the 100-yard butterfly against Indiana (Jan. 12) ... Touched the wall sixth (48.52) in the 100-yard butterfly and fourth in the 200-yard butterfly with an NCAA consideration time of 1:47.52 at the Husky Invitational (Dec. 1) ... Finished fourth (49.67) and fifth (1:50.59) in the 100- and 200-yard butterfly vs. Wisconsin, Northwestern (Nov. 17)

Sophomore (2006-07)... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ... NCAA All-American (200-yard butterfly) ... Three-time NCAA All-American honorable mention (100-yard butterfly, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay) ... Championship Meets... Placed seventh in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.50, 1:44.37 in prelims) and 11th in the 100-yard butterfly (46.90) at NCAAs (March 15-17) ... Also swam on the 10th place 400-yard freestyle relay team (2:54.74) and helped set a school record on the 11th place 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:18.88) at NCAAs ... Took third place in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.84), fifth in the 100-yard butterfly (47.87, 47.64 in prelims) and fifth in the 200-yard individual medley (1:47.57, 1:47.31 in prelims) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 16-18) ... Also swam on the fourth place 400-yard freestyle relay team (2:54.81) at the conference championships ... Regular Season... Placed fourth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.73), fifth in the 100-yard butterfly (49.65) and clocked 21.49 in the 50-yard freestyle against Ohio State and Northwestern (Jan. 26-27) ... Also helped a 200-yard freestyle relay team to finish third (1:22.05) and a 200-yard medley relay team to finish fifth (1:32.62) against the Buckeyes and Wildcats ... Placed third in both the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.08) and the 100-yard butterfly (49.77) vs. Indiana (Jan. 13) ... Also helped an 800-yard freestyle relay team to a second place finish (6:48.40) and a 200-yard medley relay team to a third place finish (1:33.16) against the Hoosiers ... Took third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:52.44), clocked 21.54 in the 50-yard freestyle and swam on a 400-yard medley relay team (3:25.32) vs. Purdue (Jan. 12) ... Clocked 20.45 in the 100-yard butterfly and 1:50.96 in the 200-yard butterfly against Arizona State and California (Jan. 6) ... Also swam on two relay teams, the 200-yard medley relay (1:34.89) and the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:26.08) against the Sun Devils and the Bears ... Won the 200-meter butterfly (2:08.51) and helped the 400-meter freestyle relay team to a time of 3:36.81 and the 400-meter medley relay team to a mark of 4:02.50 at Arizona (Jan. 5) ... Finished fourth in the C-final of the 100-meter butterfly (56.17), seventh in the C-final for the 200-meter butterfly (2:05.39; prelim time) and 28th in the 200-meter individual medley (2:10.18) at the U.S. Open (Nov. 30 - Dec. 2) ... Also swam on a 400-meter freestyle relay team that finished seventh (3:52.01) at the U.S. Open ... Took second in both the 100-yard butterfly (50.06) and the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.30) vs. Michigan State and Princeton (Nov. 11) ... Also swam for a 400-yard freestyle relay team with the second fastest time (3:06.74) against the Spartans and Tigers ... Placed third in the 100-yard butterfly (50.33) and clocked 21.68 in the 50-yard freestyle and 2:07.17 in the 200-meter butterfly at Georgia (Nov. 3-4) ... Also helped a 200-meter freestyle relay team to a second place finish (1:35.13) and a 200-yard medley relay team to a fourth place finish (1:35.23) against the Bulldogs ... Won the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.76), placed second in the 100-yard butterfly (50.85) and recorded a time of 1:56.40 in the 200-yard individual medley at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 20) ... Clocked 21.50 in the 50-yard freestyle and 1:51.12 in the 200-yard butterfly vs. Florida (Oct. 14) ... Also helped a 400-yard medley relay team to a 3:26.68 time against the Gators.

Freshman (2005-06)... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Championship Meets... At Big Ten Championships (Feb. 23-25), placed fourth in the 200-yard butterfly with NCAA consideration time of 1:47.15 and took 16th in the 100-yard butterfly (48.91) ... Regular Season... Participated in first collegiate meet vs. Eastern Michigan (Oct. 21) ... Placed third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:56.54) and swam third leg of second place 400-yard medley relay team aganist EMU ... Helped team to third place finish in 200-yard medley relay vs. Georgia (Nov. 5) ... Finished second in 100-yard freestyle (47.65) and was a member of third place 400-yard medley relay team against Michigan State (Nov. 18) ... Recorded personal best 1:50.80 in the 200-yard butterfly at the Texas Invite (Dec. 1-3) ... Also placed 22nd in the 100-yard butterfly at Texas ... Finished fifth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:53.61) and was a member of fourth place 400-yard medley relay team at Purdue (Jan. 13) ... Placed third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.81) and fifth in the 200-yard IM (1:53.15) vs. Ohio State (Jan. 28) ... Touched the wall third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:50.38) and fourth in the 100-yard butterfly (49.96) at Indiana (Jan. 29) ... Also placed third as a member of both the 200-yard medley and 800-yard freestyle relay teams against the Hoosiers ... Finished fourth and third in the 100- (50.51) and 200-yard (1:49.78) butterfly events, respectively, at Northwestern (Feb. 4) ... Also was a member of third place 400-yard medley relay team vs. the Wildcats ... Set career best and NCAA consideration time of 1:46.64 in the 200-yard butterfly at Ohio State Last Ditch Meet (March 5).

Prep... St. Charles (2005) ... Graduated in the top five percent of his class ... Academic All-Conference ... Prep All-American as a junior and senior ... Two-time 200 individual medley state champion and 200 butterfly runnerup ... Also lettered in volleyball.

Personal... Enrolled in the College of Engineering, majoring in nuclear engineering and radiological sciences ... Birthday is August 14, 1987 ... Father, Mike, and Mother, Mary, swam for Michigan ... Brother, Casey, swims for Tennessee.

EventTimeDate
50-yard freestyle21.10N/A
100-yard freestyle45.93N/A
200-yard IM1:46.333/27/08
100-yard butterfly46.903/16/07
200-yard butterfly1:44.373/17/07