Will Raynor
Will Raynor


Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Creighton Prep



Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 National Championships

Ex-Men's Swimmers Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 Nationals


Wolverines Achieve 15 NCAA Cuts at Michigan First Chance Meet

Men's Swimming Achieves 15 NCAA Cuts at U-M First Chance Meet


This Week in Michigan Men's Swimming & Diving #11

Men's Swimming and Diving Looks for Third Straight Big Ten Title


McCarroll, Corbae, McNamara Earn NCAA 'B' Cuts

Men's Swimmers McCarroll, Corbae, McNamara Earn NCAA 'B' Cuts


Record-Setting Relay Highlights Day One of First Chance Meet

Record-Setting Relay Highlights Men's Swimming & Diving Meet

At Michigan ... Academic All-Big Ten (2014) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2014).

Junior (2014-15) ... Swam two events vs. Indiana, Texas and Louisville (Oct. 24-25) and three events at Iowa (Oct. 3-4).

Sophomore (2013-14) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Championships Meets ... NCAA Championships (March 27-29): Did not qualify ... Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1): Did not swim ... Regular Season ... Swam two events at Purdue (Jan. 10) and Northwestern (Jan. 11) ... Competed in three events at AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 5-7) ... swam the 400-yard IM at the Univ. of Michigan Open (Nov. 22-24) ... took sixth in the 200-yard backstroke (1:49.06) and 10th in the 100-yard backstroke (50.89) against Indiana and Texas (Oct. 25) ... finished fourth in the 200-yard backstroke (1:50.54) and sixth in the 100-yard backstroke (51.14) against Notre Dame and Auburn (Oct. 12) ... finished seventh in the 100-yard backstroke (51.90) and swam three other events vs. Iowa (Sept. 27).

Freshman (2012-13) ... Swam four events vs. Ohio State (Feb. 1-2) ...competed in four events vs. Purdue (Jan. 12) ... swam three events at the Purdue Invitational (Nov. 16-18) ...swam three events vs. Minnesota (Oct. 5) ...made collegiate debut vs. Wisconsin, swimming four events (Sept. 29).

Prep ... Omaha Creighton Preparatory (2012) ... coached by Tom Beck ... six-time Nebraska State champion ... won the state championship in the 200-yard IM three years in a row ... nine-time All-American ... named Swimmer of the Meet at the 2012 Nebraska State Championships ... high school team won state championship every year, including a fourth-place finish nationally in 2011 ...Academics/Extracurriculars ... National Honor Society ... Honor Roll ... Academic All-State selection ... Academic All-American.

Club/International ... Greater Omaha Aquatics Leopardsharks (2008-12) ... swam at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials ... finalist in 100-yard backstroke at 2011 Junior National Championships.

Personal ... Full name is William James Raynor ... son of Steve and Anne Raynor ... has three sisters ... father, Steve, swam at the University of Nebraska for three years ... sister, Grace, swam at Xavier for three years.

Career Bests

Event Time Date
100-yard Freestyle 48.35 10/5/12
100-yard Backstroke 49.21 2/23/2014
200-yard Backstroke 1:45.67 2/23/2014
200-yard IM 1:47.09 2/22/2014
400-yard IM 4:04.33 11/23/13