At Michigan... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2008-10) ... CSCAA Honorable Mention All-Academic (2007) ... Four-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award (2007-10).
Senior (2009-10)... Finished sixth in the 100-meter butterfly at Copa Coqui (Jan. 2)... finished in first in 100-yard butterfly at the EMU Invitational (Dec. 5)... made season debut against Toronto and Toledo (Oct. 23), finishing fourth in the 200-yard butterfly (2:06.60) and 500-yard freestyle.
Junior (2008-09)... Championship Meets... placed ninth in the 200-yard butterfly with a career-best and NCAA consideration time of 1:57.73, came in 13th in the 100-yard butterfly with a career-best time of 54.29 and took 34th in the 100-yard backstroke with a career-best time of 56.75 at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 19-21) ... Regular Season... notched season-best times of 26.94 in the 50-yard freestyle and 5:11.78 in the 500-yard freestyle at the Indiana Invitational (Jan. 9) ... finished fifth in the 200-yard butterfly with an NCAA "B" time of 1:59.24 at the Texas A&M Invitational (Nov. 21-23) ...picked up a career-best time of 2:11.27 in the 200-yard backstroke and a season-best time of 10:34.42 in the 1,000-yard freestyle against Toledo (Oct. 24).
Sophomore (2007-08)...Championship Meets... placed 11th in 100-yard butterfly (55.21) and 200-yard butterfly (1:59.67) on a pair of NCAA consideration times at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 21-23) ... Regular Season...earned an NCAA consideration time in the 200-meter butterfly during preliminaries;also achieved season bests in the 500-yard freestyle (4:55.55), 100-yard butterfly(57.41) and 200-yard butterfly (2:02.84)at the Texas A&M Invitational (Nov. 16-18).
Freshman (2006-07)...Championship Meets... placed 10th in the 200-yard butterfly (2:00.72), 24th in the 500-yard freestyle (4:54.20) and 20th in the 100-yard butterfly (56.60) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 8-10) ... Regular Season... finished runner-up in 200-yard butterfly (2:03.86) at Northwestern (Jan. 20) ... took second in the 200-yard butterfly (2:04.01) and third in the 100-yard butterfly (58.16) at the EMU Invitational (Dec. 1-2) ... finished first in the 200-yard butterfly (2:03.60) against No. 24 Princeton ... swam on runner-up 400-yard medley relay (3:51.60) and second-fastest 800-yard freestyle (7:41.24) against Ohio State (Nov. 10) ... won the 200-meter butterfly with a consideration time (2:18.51) at No. 5 Georgia (Nov. 3-4) ... earned runner-up in the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:18.19) and placed third in both the 100-yard butterfly (58.53) and 500-yard freestyle (5:04.99) at Michigan State (Oct. 25) ... earned U-M's highest finish (4th) in the 200-yard butterfly (2:02.39) in career debut against Florida (Oct. 14).
Prep... Spring-Ford Area Senior High (2006) ... National Honor Society ... honor roll student ... holds Olympic-qualifying times in the 200 butterfly ... unattached Spring-Ford Senior High swimming.
Club/Junior Team... Boyertown YMCA Swimming (2002-06).
Personal... Enrolled in the College of Science, Literature and the Arts ... english major ... birthday is February 4, 1988.
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