John Wojciechowski
John Wojciechowski

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Scottsdale, Ariz.

High School:
Phoenix Brophy Prep

Event:
Butterfly/Backstroke


At Michigan ... Recipient of the 2013-14 Big Ten Medal of Honor ... Two-time NCAA All-American (2014: 400-yard medley relay; 2013: 200-yard medley relay) ... Two-time NCAA All-America Honorable Mention (2014: 200-yard medley relay; 2012: 200-yard Butterfly) ... Three-time Big Ten champion (2014: 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay; 2012: 200-yard medley relay) ... Two-time All-Big Ten (First Team: 2012, 2014) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2014) ... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012-14) ... CSCAA Scholar All-America (2013) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2013) ... University Honors (Winter 2014).

Senior (2013-14) ... Big Ten Medal of Honor recipient ... NCAA All-American (400-yard medley relay) ... NCAA All-America Honorable Mention (200-yard medley relay) ... Two-time Big Ten champion (200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay) ... All-Big Ten (First Team) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Championships Meets ... Finished 24th in the 100-yard butterfly (46.72), 31st in the 200-yard butterfly (1:45.16) and swam on both medley relays at the NCAA Championships (March 27-29) ... Finished third in the 100-yard butterfly (46.25), fifth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:44.08) and eighth in the 100-yard backstroke (47.51) and swam on two winning relays at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1) ... Regular Season ... Swam two events at the SMU Classic (Jan. 17-18) ... Swam one event at Northwestern (Jan. 11) ... Won the 100-yard butterfly (48.98) at Purdue (Jan. 10) ... Finished fourth in the 100-yard butterfly (46.72), seventh in the 200-yard butterfly (1:45.70) at AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 5-7) ... swam two events at the Univ. of Michigan Open, including a fourth-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke ... finished third in the 100-yard butterfly (47.84), fourth in the 100-yard backstroke (49.03) and seventh in the 50-yard freestyle (20.91) against Indiana and Texas (Oct. 25) ... won the 100-yard backstroke (48.59) and 100-yard butterfly (48.24) against Notre Dame and Auburn (Oct. 12) ... won the 100-yard backstroke (49.06) and swam in three other events vs. Iowa (Sept. 27).

Junior (2012-13) ... NCAA All-American ... Academic All-Big Ten ... CSCAA Scholar All-America ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ...Championship Meets... Earned an NCAA All-America honor after swimming the preliminaries on the 200-yard medley relay team, also finishing 18th in the 100-yard butterfly (46.77) and 24th in the 200-yard IM (1:44.93) at the NCAA Championships (March 28-30) ...Finished third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:43.71), fifth in the 100-yard butterfly (46.28) and sixth in the 200-yard IM (1:44.87) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-March 2) ...Regular Season ... Won the 100-yard butterfly and swam on two relays at Michigan State (Feb. 9) ...won the 200-yard and 100-yard butterfly, and was a member of the winning 400 yard medley relay against Ohio State (Feb. 1-2) ... Won the 200-yard IM against Purdue (Jan. 12) ... set U.S. record (for 20-yard pool length) in the 100-yard butterfly against EMU (Jan. 11) ... had three top-10 finishes at the Hawkeye Invitational (Nov. 30-Dec. 2), including second in the 200-yard butterfly, third in the 200-yard IM, and fifth in the 100-yard butterfly ... won the 100-yard butterfly and swam three other events at Texas/Indiana (Oct. 26) ... swam three events vs. Minnesota (Oct. 5) ... swam four events vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 29).

Sophomore (2011-12) ... NCAA All-America Honorable Mention (200-yard butterfly) ... Academic All-Big Ten ...Championships Meets ... Placed 19th in the 100-yard butterfly (46.99) and ninth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:43.73) at the NCAA Championships (Mar. 22-24) ... Placed first in the 200-yard medley relay (1:25.58), seventh in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.20), fifth in the 100-yard butterfly (46.56) and third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:43.93) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 22-25) ... Regular Season ... Finished first in the 100-yard breaststroke (57.43) and 50-yard freestyle (20.70) against Michigan State (Feb. 4) ... Finished second in the 200-yard medley relay (1:30.97), third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:48.43), first in the 100-yard butterfly (47.69) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:02.07) against Indiana (Jan.7) ... Finished first in the 400-yard medley relay (3:15.23), first in the 200-yard medley relay (1:26.36), first in the 100-yard butterfly (46.61) second in the 200-yard individual medley (1:46.34), third in the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.09), fourth in the 400-yard freestyle relay (2:59.52), fourth in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:23.54) and sixth in the 100-yard backstroke (49.73, 48.95 prelim) at the Hawkeye Invitational (Dec. 2).

Freshman (2010-11) ... Championships Meets ... Placed 10th in the 100-yard butterfly (47.76), 18th in the 200-yard butterfly (1:49.47) and 23rd in the 200-yard individual medley (1:49.47) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 23-26) ... Regular Season ... Swam a personal best in the 100-yard butterfly (47.50) at the Last Ditch Meet (March 6) ... Led off the 200-yard freestyle relay with a personal best in the 50-yard freestyle (21.41) and the 400-yard freestyle relay with a career best 100-yard freestyle (47.41) vs. No. 11 Ohio State/Penn State/Northwestern (Jan. 28-29) ... Posted a career best in the 100-yard backstroke (51.39) at the USA Swimming Short Course Nationals (Dec. 2-4).

National/International ... USA National Youth Team (2010) ... USA Swimming Short Course Junior National Champion in the 100 butterfly (2009) ... Placed 19th in the 100-meter butterfly (53.78), 39th in the 200-meter individual medley (2:04.87) and 68th in the 200-meter butterfly (2:03.11) at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials.

Prep ... Brophy College Prep (2010) ... Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-Academic ... AP Scholar ... Twelve-time NISCA All American (2006-09) ... Two-time East Valley Tribune Swimmer Of The Year (2008-09) ... Arizona Republic Swimmer Of The Year (2009) ... Three-time Arizona state champion in the 100 butterfly (2007-09) ... Also claimed Arizona state championships in the 50 freestyle (2008-09), 200 medley relay (2006-09), 200 freestyle relay (2007), 400 freestyle relay (2008-09).

Personal ... Enrolled in the Ross School of Business ... business major ... Father, Jack, played football at Vermont ... Birthday is March 10, 1992.

Top Times

Event

Time

Date

50-yard Freestyle

20.48

12/2/2011

100-yard Freestyle

45.68

1/7/2012

100-yard Butterfly

46.25

2/28/2014

200-yard Butterfly

1:43.71

3/2/2013

100-yard Backstroke

46.66

2/28/2014

100-yard Breaststroke

55.07

11/23/2013

200-yard Individual Medley

1:44.87

2/28/2013