Bruno Ortiz
Bruno Ortiz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tokyo, Japan

High School:
St. Mary's International

Event:
Freestyle/Breaststroke


04/18/2013

Michigan Receives BASF Team Chemistry MVP Award for March

Men's Swimming & Diving Receives BASF Team Chemistry MVP Award

03/30/2013

Even Dozen: Wolverines Lead Coast to Coast to Win 12th NCAA Title

Even Dozen: Men's Swimmers Lead Coast to Coast to Win 12th NCAA Title

03/29/2013

Wolverines Win 200 Medley Relay National Title, Lead after Day Two

Men's Swimmers Win 200 Medley Relay National Title, Lead after Day Two

03/28/2013

Jaeger Wins 500 Free National Title, U-M in First at NCAAs

Jaeger Wins 500 Free National Title, Men's Swimmers in First at NCAAs

03/27/2013

Fifty-Nine Wolverines Named to Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team

Fifty-Nine Wolverines Named to Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team

At Michigan ... NCAA champion (2013: 200-yard medley relay) ... 10-time NCAA All-American (2014: 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay; 2013: 100-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay; 2012: 400-yard medley relay, 200-yard medley relay) ... Six-time NCAA All-America Honorable Mention (2014: 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard freestyle relay; 2013: 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke; 2012: 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay) ... 10-time Big Ten champion (2014: 400-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay; 2013: 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay; 2012: 800-yard freestyle relay) ... Three-time All-Big Ten (First Team: 2012-14) ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2013-14) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2013-14) ... Two-time Big Ten Swimmer of the Week (Oct. 1, 2013, Jan. 7, 2014).

National/International ... 2014 European Championships (Spain) ... Placed fifth in the 100-meter freestyle (50.67), ninth in the 100-meter breaststroke (1:05.55), and swam in the 200-meter freestyle at the 2012 Spanish National Championships ... Competed for Real Canoe N.C. swim club in Madrid, Spain (June-July 2011).

Senior (2014-15) ... Finished second in the 50-yard freestyle and exhibitioned the 100-yard freestyle at Iowa (Oct. 3-4).

Junior (2013-14) ... Three-time NCAA All-American (100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard medley relay) ... Two-time NCAA All-America Honorable Mention (200-yard medley relay, 400-yard freestyle relay) ... Three-time Big Ten champion (400-yard freestyle relay, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay) ... All-Big Ten (First Team) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Two-time Big Ten Swimmer of the Week (Oct. 1, Jan. 7) ... Championships Meets ... Finished seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke (52.12), tied for 25th in the 50-yard freestyle (19.56) and swam on four relays at the NCAA Championships (March 27-29) ... Took third in the 50-yard freestyle (19.46), 100-yard freestyle (42.70) and 100-yard breaststroke (52.15) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1) while also swimming on three winning relay teams ... Regular Season ... Scored runner-up finishes in the 50-yard freestyle (19.89) and 100-yard freestyle (43.37) at the SMU Classic (Jan. 17-18) ... Won the 50-yard freestyle (20.21) and 100-yard freestyle (44.81) at Northwestern (Jan. 11) ... Finished second in the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly at Purdue (Jan. 10) ... Had four top-10 finishes at the AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 5-7), including 10th in the 50-yard freestyle (19.53), 12th in the 100-yard breaststroke (54.37), 13th in the 100-yard freestyle (43.26) and 18th in the 100-yard butterfly (47.86) ... Had three top-10 finishes at the Univ. of Michigan Open (Nov. 22-24), finishing fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke, sixth in the 100-yard butterfly and 10th in the 100-yard butterfly ... won the 50-yard freestyle (20.30) and finished third in the 100-yard freestyle (44.57) against Indiana and Texas (Oct. 25) ... took second in the 50-yard freestyle (20.09) and fourth in the 100-yard freestyle (44.68) against Notre Dame and Auburn (Oct. 12) ... won the 50-yard freestyle (20.50) and 100-yard freestyle (44.88) and aided to two relay wins vs. Iowa (Sept. 27).

Sophomore (2012-13) ... NCAA champion (200-yard medley relay) ... five-time NCAA All-American ... two-time NCAA All-America Honorable Mention ... six-time Big Ten champion (50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle, 200-yard medley relay, 400-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay, 400-yard freestyle relay) ... All-Big Ten (first team) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ...Championship Meets ... Won a national championship as part of the 200-yard medley relay, finished eighth in the 100-yard freestyle (42.95), 10th in the 50-yard freestyle (19.56), 16th in the 100-yard breaststroke (55.15) and swam on four relays at the NCAA Championships (March 28-30) ...Won the 50-yard freestyle (19.27) and 100-yard freestyle (42.76), took third in the 100-yard breaststroke (52.42) and aided to wins on four relays at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-March 2) ...Regular Season ... Won the 50-yard freestyle, finished fifth in the 100-yard butterfly and aided to a win on the 200-yard medley relay at Michigan State (Feb. 9) ...finished second in the 100 yard breaststroke, and was member of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay and 200-yard medley relay against Ohio State (Feb. 1-2) ... Finished fifth in the 100-yard freestyle, seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke and eighth in the 50-yard freestyleat the SMU Classic (Jan. 18-19) ... won the 200-yard breaststroke against Purdue (Jan. 12) ... set U.S. record (for 20-yard pool length) in the 100-yard freestyle against EMU (Jan. 11) ... won the 100-yard freestyle, finished second in the 200-yard breaststroke, fourth in the 100-yard butterfly and fifth in the 50-yard freestyle at the Hawkeye Invitational (Nov. 30-Dec. 2) ... won the 100-yard freestyle, contributed to a relay win in the 400-yard freestyle, and swam two other events at Texas/Indiana (Oct. 26) ... won the 100-yard freestyle and swam in three other events vs. Minnesota (Oct. 5) ... won the 100-yard freestyle and had second-fastest time in 50-yard freestyle against Wisconsin (Sept. 29).

Freshman (2011-12) ... Championship Meets ... Earned All-Big Ten second team honors as a member of the 400-yard medley relay squad at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 22) as the squad clocked a pool-record of 3:07.32 and in the 400-yard freestyle relay after clocking a 2:52.96 as the leadoff swimmer ... Also took 10th in the 50-yard freestyle (19.63) at the championships ... Swam leadoff in the 400-yard freestyle relay, taking ninth and earning All-America honorable mention honors with a time of 2:52.23 ... Took part in the 200-yard freestyle relay, swam in the third position, and earned his second honorable mention All-America honor with a 1:18.36 ... Regular Season ... Won the 200-yard IM against Michigan State (Feb. 4) with a time of 1:52.55 ... Took fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke (56.24) against Ohio State/Penn State (Jan. 28), as well as second in the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 1:30.38.

Prep ... St. Mary's International School--Setagaya-ku, Tokyo ... Four-year member of swim team.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts ... open major ... Birthday is February 15, 1993 ... Brother Miguel is a senior on the University of Michigan Men's Swimming Team.

Event

Time

Date

50-yard Freestyle

19.27

2/28/2013

100-yard Freestyle

42.67

3/1/2014

100-yard Butterfly

47.45

12/1/2012

100-yard Breaststroke

51.92

2/28/2014

200-yard Breaststroke

2:05.90

1/12/2013

200-yard Individual Medley

1:50.74

11/22/2013




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