Will Raynor
Will  Raynor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Creighton Prep

Event:
Backstroke


08/11/2014

Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 National Championships

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

02/23/2014

Wolverines Achieve 15 NCAA Cuts at Michigan First Chance Meet

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

02/25/2013

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

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

02/17/2013

McCarroll, Corbae, McNamara Earn NCAA 'B' Cuts

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

02/16/2013

Record-Setting Relay Highlights Day One of First Chance Meet

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

At Michigan
• CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2015)
• Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2015-16)
• Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2014-16)

Senior (2015-16)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement
• NCAA Championships (March 23-26): Did not qualify.
• Big Ten Championships (Feb. 24-27): Finished 12th in the 400-yard IM (3:48.75), 21st in the 200-yard IM (1:47.18) and 23rd in the 200-yard Backstroke (1:46.26).
• Finished 20th in the 200-meter Backstroke (2:05.46), 31st in the 200-meter IM (2:05.67) and 34th in the 100-meter Backstroke (57.37) at AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 3-5).

Junior (2014-15)
• CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention
• Academic All-Big Ten
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement
• NCAA Championships (March 26-28): Did not qualify.
• Big Ten Championships (Feb. 25-28): Finished 17th in the 200-yard Backstroke (1:44.72), 19th in the 200-yard IM (1:46.85) and 41st in the 100-yard Backstroke (49.61).

Sophomore (2013-14)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement
• NCAA Championships (March 27-29): Did not qualify.
• Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1): Did not swim.

Freshman (2012-13)
• NCAA Championships (March 28-30): Did not qualify.
• Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-March 2): Did not swim.
• Made collegiate debut vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 29).

Prep
• High School: Omaha Creighton Prep (2012)
• Nine-time All-American
• Three-time Nebraska state champion in the 200-yard IM
• Named Swimmer of the Meet at the 2012 Nebraska State Championships.

Club/International
• Club: Greater Omaha Aquatics (2008-12)
• U.S. Olympic Trials (2012)
• Finalist in the 100-yard Backstroke at the 2011 U.S. Junior National Championships.

Personal
• Full Name: William James Raynor
• Father, Steve, swam at Nebraska.
• Sister, Grace, swam at Xavier.

Career Bests

Event Time Date
100-yard Freestyle 48.35 10/5/12
200-yard Freestyle 1:39.46 3/8/2015
100-yard Backstroke 48.47 12/4/2015
200-yard Backstroke 1:44.72 2/28/2015
100-yard Breaststroke 57.20 1/30/2016
100-yard Butterfly 52.72 11/8/2014
200-yard Butterfly 1:40.81 12/6/2014
200-yard IM 1:46.73 2/25/2016
400-yard IM 3:48.71 2/26/2016

 



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