2011-12 Michigan Men's Swimming and Diving Roster
Sixty Wolverines Named to Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team
Men's Swimming & Diving Locks Up 36th Big Ten Championship
Men's Swimming & Diving Wins Three Races to Maintain Lead at Big Tens
Event Titles Keep Men's Swimming and Diving in First at Big Tens
Senior (2011-12) ... Championship Meets ... Took 16th on three-meter (314.30) at the 2012 Big Ten Championship meet (Feb. 23) and 20th on one-meter with a 281.50 ... Regular Season ... Took fifth on three-meter with a 323.10 against Ohio State (Feb. 11) and sixth on one-meter (284.18) ... Placed second at Pittsburgh Invitational (Nov. 20) on one-meter competition with a 293.60 as well as fourth on three-meter (304.35).
Junior (2010-11) ...Championships Meets... Placed 14th off the platform (250.55), 19th in three-meter (315.85) and 30th in one-meter (234.55) at the NCAA Zone C Diving Championships (March 10-12) ... finished 13th in three-meter (328.00), 18th in platform (241.00) and 21st in one-meter (259.35) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 23-26) ...Regular Season ...recorded a career best 315.65 to place first off the one-meter springboard vs. No. 11 Ohio State/Penn State/Northwestern (Jan. 28-29) ... scored a season high 297.98 to place seventh off the platform at No. 14 Indiana (Jan. 8) ... placed seventh in three-meter on a career best 342.30 points against Indiana/Texas (Nov. 5).
Sophomore (2009-10)...Championship Meets... Competed at the Zone C Diving Championships (March 12-14), finishing 10th in the platform (557.90) ... Also finished 27th (233.90) in the one-meter and 31st (219.05) in the three-meter at Regionals (March 12-13) ...Regular Season... Took runner-up with a season-high 289.64 on the one-meter against Michigan State (Feb. 6) ... Finished runner-up in all three dives against Indiana (Jan. 9) ... Hit an NCAA qualifying mark in the 10-meter platform (337.81) versus Indiana ... Placed sixth (226.0) in the platform dive at Purdue Invitational (Nov. 20-22) ... Member of runner-up synchronized diving (210.85) and diving relay (524.60) teams at the Dennis Stark Relays (Oct. 9).
Freshman (2008-09)...Championship Meets... Finished 19th in the platform diving (226.15 points) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 19) ... Took 26th in the three-meter diving competition (260.00 points) at the Big Ten Championship (Feb. 27) ... Finished 26th in the one-meter diving competition (234.95 points) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26) ...Regular Season... Finished second in the one-meter (261.44) and three-meter diving (280.20) at Michigan State (Feb. 8) ... Registered 246.05 points in the three-meter diving at Ohio State (Jan. 31) ... Scored 262.15 in one-meter diving at Ohio State (Jan. 30) ... Finished ninth in three-meter diving (229.50 points) against Texas and Indiana (Oct. 31) ... Took fifth in three-meter diving (246.35 points) against Florida (Oct. 17).
Prep... Fenton (2008) ... Four year honor roll student ... All-American ... Regional champion ... Metro League champion ... All-State.
Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in general studies ... Birthday is June 18, 1990 ... Brother, Al, was a diver at Wisconsin (2007-10) ... Sister, Amy, is a pole vaulter at Clemson.
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